“We have every reason to believe that genes and environment combine to create the psychological profile that determines our cognition and behavior in each moment. In this narrow sense, we are all products of an unchosen past.”
A reading list should awaken children to the great classics, on whose cultural foundation the modern literary firmament was built.
I’m trying to feel out where I lie on certain issues. Many issues are complex and require a nuanced position, but I’m going to attempt to simplify some of my thoughts here. Continue reading “In My Opinion…”
— Ayn Rand
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Racism has been in the news a lot lately. I’m not quite sure how to parse out some of the extreme views coming from people on both sides of the issue. I invite you to comment here, and help me frame some solid ideas of my own. For now, however, I’m going to simply post some of the various articles, questions, or comments that I’ve read that struck a chord with me. I’m not saying that I agree or disagree with any of the commentary below, I’m simply trying to build a complete picture of the issue. Continue reading “How Should We Address Racism?”