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Trump, Brexit and Climate Change: Silencing ‘The Mob’

The floodgates are open. The tears are flowing out. Reality floods back in. For the regressive elements who have captured many of the institutions across the West, including academia and the media, their walled garden has been breached. 3,665 more words

The Rationalities. I

Приятное vs Полезное

Представим идеальную среду.

  • Город философов, в котором нет экономических проблем.
  • Все философы обладают свободным доступом к информации и заинтересованы в ее получении. …
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The Post-Truth Era

To say we’re living in a complex world would perhaps be an understatement. Complexity and contradiction are the pervading forces of contemporary society. So it would come, perhaps, as no surprise that something rather peculiar, yet also seemingly fitting, would emerge from such a unique epoch as this. 567 more words

Opinion

Spirituality Without Religion

In a world where more and more people are leaving religion, nonbelievers are wrestling with what to do with one elusive word: “spirituality.”

A 2012 PEW Research poll found that among the religiously unaffiliated, 42% considered themselves “neither religious nor spiritual,” as opposed to 37% who believed that they were “spiritual, but not religious.” It’s a close race – but it seems that most nonbelievers have voted to abandon spirituality altogether. 1,345 more words

Views

Before talking about someone, take the triple filter test.

In ancient Greece, Socrates was reputed to hold knowledge in high esteem. One day an acquaintance met the great philosopher and said, “Do you know what I just heard about your friend?” 200 more words

Blogs

Wiring

Can some things only be learned through action,
Not telling? I think it is the case.
Our wiring goes so deep, rational thought
Only so far. 6 more words

Poetry

Emotion Vs. Rationality

When it comes to decision-making many people suggest you have to be logical and can’t let emotions get in the way. You have to be rational and therefore ignore what your heart is feeling and focus on what your brain is thinking. 320 more words

Thinking