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Trump-less GOP Debate Still Missing Moral Principles

January 29, 2016 The Iowa GOP primary debate wasn’t only missing Donald Trump—mercifully. It was also missing a... Read more...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - review

December 22, 2015 If you liked the original Star Wars trilogy, as I did, grab your popcorn! You’ll no doubt... Read more...

SpaceX Sticks the Landing

December 22, 2015 The rocket has landed! SpaceX, the rocketry startup founded by Elon Musk, succeeded on December... Read more...

Will Banning Genetic Engineering Kill You?

December 03, 2015 One headline reads “British baby given genetically-edited immune cells to beat cancer in world... Read more...

"My All American" (movie review)

November 25, 2015 Sports is an arena in which individuals can excel in physical prowess and skill as well as in... Read more...

On Viewing 2001: The First Transhumanist Film

November 20, 2015 I recently saw 2001: A Space Odyssey again on the big screen. That’s the best way to see... Read more...

Control of Pregnancy Means Control of Women

November 16, 2015 How involved should government be in women’s pregnancies? A case from Wisconsin speaks powerfully... Read more...

Modernity and Terrorism

November 14, 2015 America today is still the country that most fully embodies and symbolizes modernity. That fact... Read more...

The Fourth GOP Debate: Sounding a Small Techno-Future Note

November 12, 2015 The fourth GOP presidential primary debate is worth noting in part because Marco Rubio sounded a... Read more...

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How can you make sense of competing claims to rights?
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Welfare rights vs. liberty rights
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A capitalist society is based on the recognition and protection of individual rights.
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Taking intellectual aim at the ideas that inspire Islamists.
"If freedom is to survive and flourish, we need a fourth revolution, a moral revolution, that establishes the moral right of the individual to live for himself."
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