The government is destroying our freedom to think and to communicate.
We have reached a stage of crisis in the United States, and apparently elsewhere as well, where people are unable to entertain thoughts unlike–or contrary to–their own. There is a personal dialectic that needs to occur in one’s own head in order for a person to become liberated and noble. It is essential in becoming … More APHORISM: A mind in search of developing its full potential should read serious books it does not enjoy and engage in conversations that make it uncomfortable
The Greeks realized the point. They called it phronesis, or practical wisdom. This is a union of knowing that can be described, modeled, and conceived of by a formula, with other type of knowing that is only gotten by experience. Which is better? The question is ill-conceived. Some of the greatest injustices of history, through … More VIDEO LINK: Jordan B Peterson and Victor Davis Hanson on the importance of professors integrating theoretical knowledge and lived practice
This was me before traveling oversees to continue my research career. It is the abusive system run by a culture that portrays itself as the stalwart defender of the oppressed. http://www.sfgate.com/expensive-san-francisco/article/The-secret-lives-of-part-time-Bay-Area-professors-12529299.php
Since my High School days in the early 1970s, I have been thinking hard about this topic. About every decade, there is a recrudescence of this discussion in the public fora. I have long ago figured out the only, encompassing description that there can be. How do I know this? I return the full way … More UPCOMING: Evolution, God, and the “Final” Discussion On This Topic 🙂