Social Liberalism: Good Policies, Bad Reasons

August 8, 2017

Understand how policies which enhance liberty such as gay marriage and legalization of marijuana have been sold in a way that undermines the very core of classical liberalism: the concept of objective truth.


Ayn Rand’s Scientific Approach to Ethics

July 31, 2017

A new Enlightenment means a return to basing our ideas on reason and evidence. How can such an approach be applied to ethical questions? Can we have an evidence based, scientific ethics? 

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What Classical Liberals Aren’t

July 21, 2017

Join me for a breakdown of the conversation between Sam Harris and Scott Adams. In this conversation, we see an example of how the use of dishonest rhetorical tactics can derail a productive discussion, and if we aren't prepared, can cause us to accept incorrect ideas without thinking. 


Sense Data is Irrefutable

July 18, 2017

Understand a key philosophical point at the root of today's conceptual chaos: does sense data give us correct information about existence?