Tag Archives: Science

Empathy and Neuroscience – A Must-See Video

Many philosophies ground their arguments on ideas concerning human nature, like capitalist philosophies that argue humans are naturally self-interested, competitive creatures.  In general, I’m hesitant of most arguments that begin with a fundamental view of human nature simply because it … 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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Where Does Your Stuff Come From & Where Does it Go?

This is a pretty popular video on how our current system of Capitalist consumption functions and the effects it has on ourselves, or neighbors, and our home. It’s a little longer than the thirty-second sound bite most of us are … Continue reading

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Bertrand Russell on God

A little bit of clear, critical thinking to kick off the holiday season.

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Interview with Allen Ginsberg

Easily one of my biggest influences as a poet, Allen Ginsberg comes across as such a beautiful person.

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Mini-Series: Why I am No Longer a Christian

I ran across a mini-series, here put together as one video, on an excellent site that features hundreds of free documentary titles.  The site is called Top Documentary Films.  The film was not put together by a professional filmmaker, but … Continue reading

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