Humans Really Are That Important

We Think, Therefore We Matter. “If the universe were to crush him, man would still be nobler than what kills him” - Blaise Pascal. I have previously examined the contradiction at the heart of environmentalism: the denial that humans are in any way unique. The idea that humans aren’t that special is a fashionable one. …

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The Contradiction of Environmentalism

Are humans the crown of creation, or just another animal? It seems to me that there is an unresolved contradiction at the heart of environmentalism: are humans special, or not? That may seem like a pretty basic question, but from it there flows a raft of challenges to environmentalist thinking. If humans aren’t special, then …

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Karl Popper says to ban Antifa

The left have taken to invoking a literal footnote from Popper's Open Society, to try and justify their addiction to fascist violence. But they completely misunderstand Popper, who would have tolerated the alt-right, much as he disliked them. On the other hand, he would have condemned Antifa as criminals.

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