“It obviously endangers the freedom and the objectivity of our discussion if we attack a person instead of attacking an opinion or, more precisely, a theory.--Karl Popper. On reading this post again, perhaps I’ve been overly trusting and not strict enough in my condemnation of the serial abusers of language. What do we do … Continue reading Steps To Tackle Anti-Semitism, Racism, Sexism and Xenophobia
For me, Bruce Sterling remains the single most important scientific philosopher, tech critic and science fiction author on earth right now. Dig it.
MURDOCH MAJOR BROWN BUSH THATCHER --On the Newscorp Hacking Scandal. Growing up with the weeds in the UK from 1976-2000, has helped shape my experience and observation concerning the relationships between the gov't, media corporations and their effects upon culture, both my own local culture and--through the emergent technology of the internet-- into other cultures. … Continue reading MURDOCH MAJOR BROWN BUSH THATCHER