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Conversations about communities and friendship

Right next to Freetown Christania here in Copenhagen a small, floating community has emerged called Fredens Havn (Harbour of Peace). Yesterday, a philosophy group I participate in went to visit them and listen to their stories. It was a hugely enjoyable experience! As so many other alternative ways of life, the community has been much maligned by the surrounding society. To me, meeting people like this is as least as interesting and exciting as getting a chance to travel to Athens two thousand years ago and talk to the Cynics or the Epicureans :-)


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