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‘The Matrix’ is a modern version of ‘Plato’s Cave’

By Nathan Diebenow
Saturday, February 12, 2011 2:57 EDT
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The 1999 film “The Matrix” works on so many levels philosophically. Here is a brief introduction to one strand of thought that links the film to “The Allegory of the Cave” used by the Greek philosopher Plato in his work “The Republic.”

This video was published by LothairApoclyane on Nov. 23, 2008.

 
 
 
 
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