“Seeing is the function of the eye” is an is statement. But to assert it is to hold that eyes that see well are good eyes, and eyes that see poorly are bad eyes. 19 more words
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“7 of the biggest ‘facts’ about unhealthy food that actually aren’t true,” by Roberto A. Ferdman.
“Public choice uses the tools of economics to analyze how the political process allocates resources and impacts economic activity. 97 more words
G.E. Moore is a name that only those avid in philosophy may know, but his book Principia Ethica is one of the most important works of the 20th century. 571 more words
“Can a city suppress speech protesting eminent domain?” by Randy Barnett.
“Economic and political transition can occur through peaceful or violent means. 103 more words
“The ‘Food Babe’ Blogger Is Full of Shit,” by Yvette d’Entremont.
“Although government agencies increasingly use behavioral irrationalities as a justification for government intervention, the paradox is that these same government policies are also subject to similar behavioral inadequacies across a broad range of policies. 98 more words
“What is ‘natural food?’ Even the people who make it aren’t sure,” by Peter Whoriskey.