Archive for July, 2006

The Problem With Authority

July 5th, 2006 / Critical Thought, Religion / 3 comments

Religion is one big argument from authority. It is the epitome of hierarchical thinking, top-down management, one-way information flow. Increasingly, this is becoming passe in almost every other area of ...

Happy July 4th!

July 4th, 2006 / Current Affairs / 3 comments

Gene Roddenberry's idealistic Star Trek universe represents a splendid alternative to the rah-rah, puffy-chested, nationalistic fervor which dominates the real ...