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Our New Church: Lets Frame This Question Of The Church Correctly
(important)[M]yths(greek, roman, nordic, german, french, british), Festivals, Plays(church), Judges (gods), Role Models (heroes), Virtues, Stoicism, Rhetoric, logic and grammar are highly paternal and aristocratic frameworks that generate high quality (eu…
Natural Law, Expanded by Doolittle
(with updates by Doolittle) [N]atural Law – What is Law? Natural Law Natural Law is a broad and often misapplied term tossed around various schools of philosophy, science, history, theology, and law. Indeed, Immanuel Kant reminded us, 'What is la…
The Rule of Degeneracy...
[T]he *Rule of Degeneracy (Escapism): - "Anything that is not explicitly conservative will devolve into something progressive" - "Anything not explicitly rational, will devolve into something magical" - "Anything that is not explicitly true, wi…
Methods of Criticism: Falsehood vs Theft
[A] RATIONALIST INQUIRES FOR FALSEHOOD, A PROPERTARIAN INQUIRES FOR THEFT.In most arguments it is a given that they are false. Instead, seek not to prove the leftists false, but seek to prove them thieves.Then respond with, why are you not willing to trad…
Q&A: Curt: What is Your Innovation on Popper in Epistemology, Science, and Truth?
--"Curt, I believe I already know the answer to this, but believe it to be valuable to your general audience nonetheless: what is your innovation on Popper in epistemology, science, and truth?"---Moritz Bierling [G]REAT QUESTION. THANKS. It's very hard …
Q&A: Curt: Why Is Western Civ Eugenic?
[A]ristocracy, Meritocracy, Rule of Law, Market Economies, Manorialism(controlled access to land), voluntary mate selection, late marriage, nuclear family, migratory skilled labor, Low Tolerance Policing/high trust requirement, aggressive hanging, militia…
Communicating in Person, vs In Writing
---I am amazed by how much better my work is conveyed in conversation than by writing. Or is that just my delusion?--[I]t's just a lot easier to tailor a conversation to an individual's points of reference than it is to imagined points of reference.This i…
Idea: Contractualism (Liberty, Civic Society, Under Rule Of Law)
(important)[W]hy do we associate Contractualism with Anarchism, where there is extraordinary demand for the state, instead of associating Contractualism with Nationalism where there is almost no demand for the state?Anarchism evolved in the middle east, i…
The Moral Spectrum: From Certainty to Discovery
[S]ome conflicts are objectively immoral because they generate retaliation Some conflicts are conditionally immoral because they violate normative contracts consisting in the product (result) of a set of exchanges rather than single actions. Some conflict…
Why Do Conservatives Use Hyperbole?
[C]onservatives speak in a manner that exercises and makes obvious the categorical imperative "If everyone did this then this would happen". We call this speaking hyperbolically, but for conservatives, it's the entire point of public speech: giving warnin…