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Skepticism

Defending Diction: Objectivity

As the country is deep into a divisive election year, with one convention behind us and another commencing this week, journalistic coverage …

Miscellaneous Books

The Purpose of Words

“What if ‘brown’ isn’t really called ‘brown’? What if ‘brown’ is actually called ‘shovel’ and we’ve just been calling it the wrong …

Aristotle Studies Animals

The Value of Philosophy

In introductory philosophy classes at modern universities, students are greeted with several questions which they are to ponder throughout the course: does …

Milton Friedman

The Failures of Milton Friedman

As an advocate of capitalism, I am well accustomed to the myriad of arguments leveled against it by every variant of statist— …