Modern trends for free expression culminate around events that are tragic, either to society as a whole or local communities, gathering together to show support for the side you ride the bandwagon with and declare the crimes of the opposing side; like an eternal football game on the world’s stage, the two sides battle it out. 1,310 more words
At first glance Objectivism and meditation may seem violently at odds with one another. Objectivism is the philosophy of rational egoism – it champions the mind and upholds thought as the most noble of pursuits, and it does so in the name of the self; meanwhile, meditation explicitly strives for the ‘death of the ego’, and much of its practices focus on stopping your thinking. 594 more words
It is surprising how much your position on patents reveals about your philosophical premises. We need to first understand five fundamental facts about patents.
- The wealthiest countries in the world have the strongest patent systems. 598 more words