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Universities are Repositories for Discarded Theories

[P]riceless ---"Universities may see themselves as bastions of knowledge and intellectualism, but they have long since forfeited this role. Instead, they have become repositories for theories long since discarded in the region and which bear little resem
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Retrospect. Babbage Could Have Saved Us A Century?

[W]ell, I in retrospect I understand why no one else solved the problem of the Wilsonian synthesis: the merger of science and philosophy. Why no one else came up with testimonialism, propertarianism, and operational criticism. Also in retrospect, I am
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Obverse and Reverse

Obverse / Reverse. --------------------------------- Silver Rule / Golden Rule. Act to Obtain / Act to Defend Non-Parasitism / Property Freedom to / Freedom From Obligation / Right Source: Curt Doolittle
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Aristocratic Libertarianism vs Ghetto Libertinism

[Y]ou know, you can put a sign over your head and call yourself a libertarian: an advocate for a condition of liberty, but that doesn't make you a libertarian. Any more than calling someone an Austrian Economist in the Cosmopolitan wing makes you an Austr
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I’m In This Fight For All of Humanity

[I]'M IN THIS FIGHT, NOT JUST FOR MY TRIBE, BUT FOR ALL OF HUMANITY I don't really care about race. I acknowledge our differences, and I write about our differences as a small number of differences in cognitive distributions. But race and racism doesn'
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I Love Everybody. So Go Hang Some Politician :)

[I] Love everybody. I'm a Christian.  That's what it means to be Christian. It's one thing to deny the differences in our distributions. It's one thing deny we vote in blocks. One thing to want to limit sacrifices to kin. But it's something altogether
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Civic Evolution

(important idea) (very interesting) [T]he Ancestry of Cooperative Institutions: 1) TEMPLE(adds cooperation)2) —–>CHURCH(adds education)3) ————->BANK(adds production)?Were the templars the highest political order we achieved? (yes?) I h
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Chain of Education

[I]n a family, ***REGARDLESS OF SIZE*** if everyone takes care of educating the rank below them, then the entire group will prosper. It doesn't work the other way though. ie: democracy is a bad thing. Source: Curt Doolittle
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The Free Market is a Fiat Construct, Produced by Organized Violence

[T]he free market itself is a fiat construct. Just as property rights are a fiat construct. Morality, Property, and Free Markets require forcible imposition. The condition of primitive man is one of overlapping rents. Paternalism, Non-kin-Morality, Proper
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What is the Minimum Basis for the Law Necessary for Liberty?

 (revised and expanded)(worth repeating) (from 2014) THE PROBLEM IS LAW NOT BELIEF [I]t’s true that aggression is immoral, and it’s true that for people to rationally cooperate aggression must be illegal. But this is a deceptively i
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