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How the GOP is losing to libertarianism

One of the biggest lies ever told is that to be against abortion or gay “marriage” is to take an undue interest in the lives of other people. 1,095 more words

Politics

"A Libertarian Curmudgeon's Advice for Life, Love, & Making a Living: A Review of Charles Murray’s 'The Curmudgeon's Guide to Getting Ahead'" (Crown, 2014)

A Libertarian Curmudgeon’s Advice for Life, Love, & Making a Living:
A Review of Charles Murray’s The Curmudgeon’s Guide to Getting Ahead (Crown, 2014)
Dr. Mark S. 952 more words

Moral Philosophy

Embracing the unexplained ...

… by putting the immaterial on the table? Is there any kind of thing in the universe in addition to the stuff physicists study?

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P3: What Am I?

What does it mean to be happy?

Happiness and its discontents.  Is happiness being satisfied with your life? Is it pleasure and the absence of pain? According to Daniel Haybron, it’s an emotional state. 61 more words

P3: What Am I?

Space and Time: Interpersonal Relationships on the New Technology Frontier (Part 3)

In my first two posts on the subject, I got into the limitations of virtual relationships. In this post I am going to analyze why we seek such relationships out. 1,205 more words

The Future, Science & Technology

Looking Beyond the Mirror

Every human has four endowments- self awareness, conscience, independent will and creative imagination. These give us the ultimate human freedom… The power to choose, to respond, to change.

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Mindfulness

The Neo-Darwinist Myth of Darwin as an Anti-Teleologist

The Myth of Darwin as an Anti-Teleologist

 

Asa Gray noted “…Darwin’s great service to Natural Science in bringing back to it Teleology: so that instead of Morphology versus Teleology, we shall have Morphology wedded to Teleol- ogy” (Gray 1963). 859 more words

Philosophy