Authority and its Irrelevance

by O Society March 31, 2019 In response to several readers' questions and assertions: A story being in the New York Times is a reason to believe it. So is a story being on Fox News. That’s a reason to believe it. Because your mom or dad said it is a reason to believe it. … Continue reading Authority and its Irrelevance

The Day After Mueller

  interview by Naomi Klein and Matt Taibbi Intercepted edited by O Society Mar 31, 2019 audio is here transcript is below IF WILLIAM BARR is not a complete idiot and liar, the Mueller report is a devastating rejection of the Democrats’ major conspiracy theory on Donald Trump and Russia. This week on Intercepted: Naomi Klein … Continue reading The Day After Mueller

A doctrine against doctrinaires: the enduring radical modesty of Karl Popper

Karl Popper (1974 video) by Philosophy Overdose https://youtu.be/sLDpj8dx0UU Comprising excerpts from the documentary Philosophie Gegen Falsche Propheten (1974), or ‘Philosophy Against False Prophets,’ this video is a robust primer on the ideas and legacy of Karl Popper. The influential Austrian-born thinker elucidates his concept of falsifiability, which holds scientific theories can never be proven true, … Continue reading A doctrine against doctrinaires: the enduring radical modesty of Karl Popper

Escape the echo chamber

First you don’t hear other views. Then you can’t trust them. Your personal information network entraps you just like a cult   by C Thi Nguyen Aeon edited by O Society Mar 30, 2019 Something has gone wrong with the flow of information. It’s not just that different people are drawing subtly different conclusions from the same … Continue reading Escape the echo chamber

DnCriminals: the Democrats, a Corrupt Enterprise, Rigged the 2016 Elections, They’ll Do It Again in 2020

“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.” ~ John F. Kennedy written by Rainer Shea Revolution Dispatch edited by O Society Mar 27, 2019 The Democratic leadership, the mainstream media, and likely most of Hillary Clinton’s supporters will never address the sabotage of American democracy that they were complicit with in 2016. … Continue reading DnCriminals: the Democrats, a Corrupt Enterprise, Rigged the 2016 Elections, They’ll Do It Again in 2020

The System, Youth, and Democracy

by  Roberto Savio Inter Press Service edited by O Society March 28, 2019 If we ever needed proof of how the political system has become self-referential and unable to update itself, the latest student march in more than 1,000 towns is a very good example. https://youtu.be/VFkQSGyeCWg Of course, politicians referred to it in declarations and, in a … Continue reading The System, Youth, and Democracy

The Term “Cultural Marxism” is Nazi Propaganda

“Cultural Marxism?" What the holy hell are you talking about? —Any sane person when exposed to the term for the first time https://youtu.be/wLoG9zBvvLQ ^ An example of an Internet troll bloviating about "Cultural Marxism" ^ Cultural Marxism generally refers to one of two things: First — extremely rarely — "cultural Marxism" (lower C, upper M) … Continue reading The Term “Cultural Marxism” is Nazi Propaganda