Category Archives: Political Commentary

Karl Popper’s Remedy for Failing Democracies

Part 1: The Perennial Revolt Against Freedom Democracy is worth fighting for. That’s a central message of the landmark work of political philosopher Karl Popper, whose book, The Open Society and its Enemies, was forged in the crucible of the … Continue reading

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Ethics, Propaganda and Civilization Part 2

The Ethics of Civilization So where does all this leave us? Having taken ourselves to the very depths of social, economic and political collapse, what remains as tools for us to rebuild? I would argue that it has to begin … Continue reading

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Questioning the COVID Narrative

“The greatest tyrannies are always perpetuated in the name of the noblest causes.” —Thomas Paine A little healthy skepticism goes a long way. Not only does it protect us from the many ways we can be defrauded in the marketplace, … Continue reading

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