Thoughts On Race Identity Politics Conspiracy

Identity? Our pen names, pet names, imaginary friends and guardian entities are not just simply fiction. (a lot depends on who you’re talking to). Yes, we are our names and social security numbers, our birth certificate and our identity cards, but we are so much more than that. Inner self-identity can be deceiving. In a … Continue reading Thoughts On Race Identity Politics Conspiracy

Steps To Tackle Anti-Semitism, Racism, Sexism and Xenophobia

“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

I’ll tolerate your manias, if you tolerate mine

"I'll tolerate your hobbies if you tolerate mine."--Hagbard Celine. I hope you can forgive my erros, and mistakes on contemplating Karl Popper and Johnny English. I think Rowan Atkinson has bumbled around the philosophy of Karl Popper, and missed the subtle nuance of Popper's Paradox of intolerance. For example, the concept of limits, where to … Continue reading I’ll tolerate your manias, if you tolerate mine