Philosophia Ex Machina
"Be a philosopher, but amidst all your philosophy be still a man." - David Hume
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Aren’t all crimes hate crimes?
Guns and Sheets in South Eastern Ohio, image credit to Paul Walsh . Aren’t all crimes hate crimes? Whenever a major tragedy like the...
Sunday, April 5, 2015
An Argument for the Decriminalization of Drugs, Pt. 2
This blog post will continue my overview of Douglas Husak's positive case for the decriminalization of recreational drug use which I b...
Thursday, October 9, 2014
"In the afterlife you relive all your experiences, but this time with the events reshuffled into a new order: all the moments that ...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
The Color of Our Shame
A fantastic interview over at 3:AM Magazine . The entire thing is full of rich insight: "The American Re-Education Act principle...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
An Argument for the Decriminalization of Drugs, Pt. 1
In The Legalization of Drugs , Douglas Husak mounts a persuasive case for the decriminalization of drugs grounded upon the moral principle...
Monday, July 28, 2014
Radiolab as a Pedagogic Tool for Philosophical Ethics
All students of ethics will eventually find themselves grappling with the question of the moral status of animals. Any foray into this w...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
White Privilege: The Empirical Evidence
1) "Before the economic meltdown, white families possessed about twelve times the net worth of the typical black family and eight ti...
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