317 pages. Can be found here. ETA: Apparently, that link got DMCA’d. Here is the book: The.March.of.Unreason.Science.Democracy.and.the.New.Fundamentalism I thought it was an interesting read. It is one long rant against unreasonable people at various places in life. It has a chapter on: Alternative medicine, organic farming, GM crops, fundamentalist environmentalism, globalization, and reason and democracy. […]
Month: February 2011
I found this very nice piece on a forum. In philosophy, there is something called the “principle of charity.” This is the idea that in a debate, we should address the strongest, most reasonable interpretation of opposing arguments, rather than take the easy way out and knock down a flimsy straw man, or try to […]
Read. Francis Ford Coppola: On Risk, Money, Craft & Collaboration Some unusual copyright views for a creative industry member to have but worth considering. Ought artists to be paid like we do (did?) today? It is a relatively new thing.