On this episode, host Karthik Nagarajan is joined by Krish Ashok, Global Head, Digital Workplace at TCS. They talk about music, food science, Indian nutrition, and Ayurveda. He also shares some scientific methods of cooking food and his admiration...
Iona ItaliaHey, @krishashok, we have had problems scheduling this in the past because you are such a globetrotter, but you MUST come on my podcast! Listening to you on this reminded me of how encyclopedically brilliant & hilariously irreverent you are.
In a great episode from one of my favorite shows, Babylon 5, a young catholic monk played by guest star Brad Dourif asks Delenn to explain Minbari spiritual ...
Iona ItaliaHey, @jay_shapiro, I was itching to tell you about the Minbari religion in #Babylon5 but I refrained because people already think I am a giant loser nerd. It's cool & relevant to our discussion, though.
This post is a follow on to some friendly Twitter conversation regarding Douglas Murray's latest article, Here we go again - but this time, Je suis Berlin. What I did take from Douglas Murray's latest article is that some elements of the liberal...
Who are the Ahmadiyya, and why are these Muslims persecuted the world over by other Muslims? How does their interpretation of Islam differ from mainstream Sunni Islam? We'll take a brief tour through several topics covering differences of...
Iona ItaliaThis, by @ReasonOnFaith, is an excellent account of the Ahmadis. The way they are treated by my former homeland (🇵🇰) & by much of the Muslim world is disgusting. However, while Ahmadi beliefs are more liberal than those of Sunni/Shia Islam ... 1/2
4:18 The Evergreen system of education & why it appealed to Benjamin
10:45 Benjamin’s introduction to intersectionality and the supposed ubiquity of white male privilege
14:35 The confrontation betwee
Iona ItaliaA new episode of #TwoForTea is up, for your listening pleasure! I interviewed the rosy-eyed & starry-bottomed (his words) @BenjaminABoyce on what happened during the Evergreen protests (he was there) & why this should continue to worry us