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Critique of Sam Harris on Free Will

Sam Harris – The Case Against Free Will Published on 24 Apr 2017 Sam couldn’t be more wrong, yet at the same time much of what he says is close enough to true. Cause and effect is limited. Simply saying … Continue reading

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The question of God

Chris Hitchens debates William Lane Craig Warning – I see no evidence to support the God hypothesis, and the arguments below dismantle all of Craig’s arguments. Over the last 5 weeks a group of theists and atheists have met 4 … Continue reading

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Evonomics – Economics beyond current models

Evonomics – Why Economists Have to Embrace Complexity to Avoid Disaster – Steve Keen Microeconomics, macroeconomics and complexity Yes and no. Have been a follower and admirer of Steve’s work for some years. Downloaded his Minsky software and spent a … Continue reading

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Unequal Societies

A Facebook post by Deb to my page A response to a Facebook post by Deb – Wondering if it is even possible to prevent the worst trajectories imagined in this article . . . Are we about to witness … Continue reading

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Today’s problems continued

Evonomics – Today’s problems continued A response to a comment by Nihilist following on from Why You Should Blame The Economics Discipline For Today‚Äôs Problems Simple is a relative term – a non trivial exercise in engineering, mostly software engineering, … Continue reading

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7 years since being “terminal”, 5 years since 2% survival!

A Special day today – 7 years since being given a 2% chance of living 2 years, 5 years since passing that 2% mark. In the world of cancer, 5 years survival is considered cured (even if you are full … Continue reading

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Comment on Jordan Peterson’s Banned speech

Jordan – Banned lecture at Linfield College: Ethics and Free Speech The lecture starts at 14:22 and Jordan starts speaking at 20:07 – and it is all worth watching. Jordan at his superb best. Thank you. Only two areas of … Continue reading

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