Two weeks ago, Ezra Klein talked about carnism. Here is my answer to this dubious idea. Is ideology more important than biology?
Don't read this if you don't know about the I.D.W. Here is a link to the article of Bari Weiss. “Journalism is dead”, “The media is so biased now”, “Fake News”. You would think that this kind of ranting is from Trump supporters. But no, this is from “members” of the Intellectual Dark … Continue reading Beware the Dark Web of the Ideologically Biased “intellectuals”
All of my posts to date have something in common. They relate to some kind of ideology or belief. Veganism, Racism, Human Singularity, Climate Change Denial. These issues involve a fight between knowledge and ideology. Between belief and fact. Belief and Ideology are the enemies of reason. Yet, facts can be analyzed in … Continue reading Belief and Ideology : The hard truth behind easy believism
I wrote this in June 2016 after the attack and the death of 49 Americans in a Gay Club in Florida. I think it still stands and wanted to share it. Should we consider that ISIS is at war against gays and lesbians? Of course, they are. They have been for a while when we … Continue reading Of Monsters and Blame