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SUBJECTS

Philosophers – includes Camus, Sartre, Plato, Socrates, Nietzsche

Other People – includes Alice Walker, Putin, Ayn Rand

Morality – includes Moral Relativism and Sam Harris, Morality and Modern Government

More Philosophy – includes atheism&agnositicsm, accident, subjectivity and abstractions, antinomies

Mind and Matter – the brain, imagination, computers, sanity-insanity

Physicality and Science – space, time, butterfly wings, genetics

Prehistory and History – beginning with Stone Age religion, the French Revolution, disaster in Syria 2011-12

Books – authors include William McCants, Gary Gutting, Joyce Appleby

Politics (Timeline) – selected scrapings and opinions, 2013 to today

RECENT  

  6 Feb – Race and Politics

  2 Feb – Equality, Politics and Ted Cruz

31 Jan – Sanders, Slander and Relevance

25-26 Jan – Ideology and Flint City Water

22 Jan – Politics and the Flint Water Crisis

20 Jan – Iran and Wisdom, from the RAND Corp to Sarah Palin

19 Jan – history: Who was Hitler?

17 Jan – politics: More Iran in January 2016

16 Jan – books: Kissinger by Niall Ferguson (war and diplomacy)

13 Jan – politics: Iran and January 2016

12 Jan – David Bowie and Sensationalism

 8 Jan – NRA vs Obama

 7 Jan – politics: Intensified Hostilities between Sunni and Shia

 6 Jan – history: Origins of the French Revolution

 4 Jan – politics: Communist Party Challenges in China

 1 Jan – history: Greek Philosophy and Science: Beginnings

 1 Jan – history: Pythagoras: Theologian

 1 Jan – history: Xenophanes: anti-Pythagoras Skeptic

29 Dec – politics: Germany is Building Bicycle Autobahns

26 Dec – politics: Government Intentionality

23 Dec – history: The Enlightenment

21 Dec – history: Labor, Capital and Government Intervention, 1870 to 2015

20 Dec – politics: The Silent Majority Comedy

17 Dec – politics: ISIS, War and Obama, continued

16 Dec – politics: Defeating ISIS: Obama and the Republican Debate

15 Dec – politics: ISIS Recruitment

14 Dec – politics: Paris Accord on Climate Change

13 Dec – history: Fantasy and the Old American West

11 Dec – books: The History, Strategy and Doomsday Vision of the Islamic State