Tag Archives: Rationalism

The Four (Rational) Horsemen of the Apocalypse

They are the leading the charge of rationality against religious belief in the Western world and beyond.  They are Christopher Hitchens (R.I.P.), Daniel Dennit, Richard Dawkins, and Sam Harris.  I’d be interested to hear any response to their discussion in … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky on Libertarian Socialism

As always, Professor Noam Chomsky has some interesting things to say on the nature of political definition, Anarcho-syndicalism, and its more general, more common identifier, Libertarian Socialism.  Here’s a video of an interview in Norway in 2011 where he discusses … Continue reading

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The Truth About the Economy, with Robert Reich

I’ve read countless explanations of why the economy is struggling to come back around and what we can do to help it along.  Regardless of your philosophical proclivities and political predispositions, there are nice cold numbers to ponder over.  Former … Continue reading

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The Bike as Tool for Personal and Social Change

I’ve always loved the cars I’ve owned, but as my current car has gotten a bit older and started to have minor problems, I find myself becoming less and less connected to it. This personal trend has been accelerated by … Continue reading

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Santorum Targets Higher Education

 GOP Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum seems to be making a career out of making ridiculous statements and slamming President Obama.  I’m sure an entire blog of some length could be dedicated to the silly things he says, but one of … Continue reading

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Animal Cruelty at Butterball

Earlier today I was very pleased to read there have been several arrests made of employees of Butterball. Employees were caught on camera kicking, violently hitting, and dragging the turkeys in efforts to move them. You can often get a … Continue reading

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Hate Taxes? Here’s What You Should Avoid:

Addicting Info kindly compiled a list of services of which you should not take advantage, items of which you should avoid ownership, and other actions that should be avoided. “So, you’re a Republican that hates taxes? Well, since you do … Continue reading

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