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A Feminist’s Tale – How to Disempower Your Opponent

In martial arts, there are two basic principles one must master: 1) how to attack, and 2) how to prevent your opponent from counter-attacking.  Many people usually simplify this to attack and defense.  But the reality, which most martial arts … Continue reading

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Is the Concept of “White Privilege” an Attack on Science?

The very concept of “White Privilege” is an attempt to undermine the basic principles of evolution and biology as it applies to humans.  It is an anti-scientific position. That may sound like a weird point, but stick with me here. … Continue reading

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The Ethical Lapse of Modern Journalistic Standards

A fundamental problem of modern Western liberal democracies is the lapse in journalistic ethics of reporters and news media. Two recent articles from the New York Times have been reporting about the rise of the Intellectual Dark Web, and how … Continue reading

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Lies of Omission – Asians are the New Elites

The recent April 2018 edition of the National Geographic magazine, entitled “Black and White”, included an interesting infographic on disparities in racial outcomes in the United States (see image at the end of this post).  What makes the infographic interesting … Continue reading

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Bait and Switch: The Economics of Female Sexuality

If you agree to a deal, and the terms that come with it, should you be obliged to honor that deal?  Economically, most would say yes.  But what about sexually? Fascinating legal story coming out of Chicago in recent weeks: … Continue reading

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The Making of a Witch Hunt

The Chicago Tribune published an editorial last week criticizing Tony Robbins comments recently about MeToo.  I’ll get into Robbin’s comments in the next section, but in essence Robbins told stories about powerful businessmen he knew who were reluctant to hire … Continue reading

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