Solipsism with Alvin Plantinga

At a recent Lecture I attended by Philosopher Alvin Plantinga, he warmed up the crowd with a few solipsist jokes. FYI, solipsism is the rather odd idea that there is only one individual in the universe and that you are it. Everyone else is just a figment of your imagination. 1. British philosopher Bertrand Russell…

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RIP Rawlsians

Rawlsianism is a common politico-philosophical tool of the left to justify egalitarianism and the “best” society. Rawls’ theory is one that everyone attempting to understand leftism should know and understand, as it is likely the strongest argument for egalitarianism that exists in 21st century thought. Go read about it, already! Hans Hoppe, one of my…

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A Tactic to Note

The media uses many tactics to form public opinion. I have pointed out a few here, the most common being logical fallacy of all stripes. However, there is a tactic that is becoming increasingly more common that I have tangentially referenced (especially in regard to gun control) but not brought out in its own post.…

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