Yesterday Cathy argued that shaming others is unjustifiable coercion. In her explanation she includes criticism, ridicule, shame, and ostracism. But... Read more →
Deep thoughts. Political theory, Philosophy, and other pontifications.
There are lots of ways to attempt to control other people’s behavior. You can look at all attempts as existing on a scale from friendly persuasion... Read more →
When I talk about climate change with skeptics, I tend to shrug off the discussion with, "you have your science, I have mine." I often find it akin... Read more →
When I was a lass (I am about to date myself), communism was dying on its feet, a system of failure for the ages. Not only was it murderous... Read more →
It may seem unusual to quote Bertolt Brecht on a classical liberal site, but in light of recent events in Egypt, it is apposite. In Brecht's DDR,... Read more →