(from reddit) [W]e must act to acquire. Actions exist. We require an epistemology for acting. We must cooperate. We require an epistemology for cooperation. If we cannot act or testify in some context then for us it does not exist for the purpose of ou
http://iqpersonalitygenius.blogspot.com/…/do-you-really-und… [B]ruce, Demonstrated intelligence is a subject I work quite hard on so I think I might try to change your mind a bit, by at the very least giving you a different framework and language for
THE RELEVANCE OF HAIDT'S WORK TO POLITICS AND LAW ( RE: http://lesswrong.com/…/what_is_moral_foundation_theory_goo…/ ) [I]'ve written quite a bit about Haidt in my work on Propertarianism. Perhaps I can move the discussion out of the psychological
[I]f you haven't noticed, I've bought the love thing hook line and sinker. I tell other men I love them on a daily basis. And it's infectious. We don't support each other enough. Our culture tells us to be stalwart stoic warriors in the germanic trad
[T]HE OBVERSE The day before yesterday, I met a very interesting fellow, who though a decade older, and part of the 60/70s generation (Hippies) instead of the 70's/80's generation (Yuppies); also of English extraction (of the taller kind), obviously so
Full Spectrum of Pacification: 1 - Reproductive limitation. 2 - Incremental Suppression. 3 - Physical Removal. 4 - Genetic Pacification (Hanging). 5 - Culling (Casualties).
Eli Harman Methodological individualism: individuals form groups. Curt Doolittle Individuals cooperate in groups because cooperation is the most scarce and most valuable resource, so disproportionately rewarding that we spent millennia t
---"So how does one define morality in this view [Propertarianism]? What is its foundation?"--- At a minimum, non-impositions of costs upon property-en-toto, and at the median a prohibition on free riding, and at the maximum the requirement for mutua
AN ANALYSIS OF THE STATE OF NRx AND ITS RELATION TO PROPERTARIANISM (from elsewhere) RE: https://thespiritualsun.wordpress.com/2015/08/04/a-catalog-of-unforced-errors/ [G]reat post. I’ve been looking for a way to riff off of someone else’s work.
[T]he Monarchy (Hereditary self interest), The Nobility (Military Men Who Defend Territory), The Bourgeoisie/House (Business and Finance who produce Goods and Services), The Church/Proletarians (Dependents who require support). If each of these houses