In today’s anti-intellectual social climate I often see philosophy dismissed as useless ivory-tower navel-gazing, but the reality is we are all philosophers. The most basic questions asked by philosophy are fundamental: … 3,428 more words
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What is no doubt bad news for many scientists should be good news for the progress of science and the enterprise of knowing. 89 more words
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I think it justifiable to say that in the nineteenth century, novelists provided us with most of the powerful metaphors and images of our culture. In the twentieth century, such metaphors and images have largely come from the pens of social historians and researchers.
What do you expect from a Conservative government that fundamentally believes the earth and the universe was created 6000 years ago? Think about this when October comes around Canada. 516 more words
May 13, 2015
Psychiatric drugs lead to the deaths of over 500,000 people aged 65 and over annually in the West, a Danish scientist says. 763 more words