Monthly Archives: March 2020

Convid-19 discussion on facebook with a naysayer

[ 30/3/20 – on a Facebook Group] Until there is a vaccine (at least a year away) or enough test kits for everyone to test every 2 weeks, or some other reliable cure available at scale – then isolation is … Continue reading

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Quora – Is there any alternative to Might is Right?

Is there any alternative to Might is Right? (by this I ask is there any disproving this idea, even considering how Might isn’t right, but it determines who has control and therefore who has the right to control). [ 30/3/20 … Continue reading

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What is the greatest philosophy or idea for worldwide peace?

What is the greatest philosophy or idea for worldwide peace? [ 29/3/20 ] We need to get past the overly simplistic understanding of evolution, as being all about competition. We need to understand that every new level of complexity in … Continue reading

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Was there ever a point in time where humans lived safe and peacefully?

Was there ever a point in time where humans lived safe and peacefully? [ 28/3/20 ] Depends what you mean. Certainly, in some places, at some times, conditions have been sufficiently benign that people could live safely together for many … Continue reading

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Daniel S – … The pandemic is not caused by a virus, it’s caused by the failure of effective governance.

Daniel – … The pandemic is not caused by a virus, it’s caused by the failure of effective governance. … [ 28/3/20 ] Close, but not quite right Daniel. It isn’t just governance that is at fault, it is a … Continue reading

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Quora – Why should I worry about my future if the threat of global warming is so large?

Why should I worry about my future if the threat of global warming is so large? [ 27/3/20 ] The first step in correcting any problem is actually noticing that it is a problem. We are doing that with global … Continue reading

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Daniel S – Covid-19 strategy

Daniel’s Covid-19 post [ 27/3/20 ] There is only one way Covid-19 is not a major problem for the USA – and that is that someone comes up with a cure, at scale – quickly (not a high probability). Vaccine … Continue reading

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