Is There an Ethical Argument for Eating Meat?

If equal treatment of all beings follows to animals, we’re in for a hellride. … Read More Is There an Ethical Argument for Eating Meat?

Scientific American goes full Regressive Left, makes women’s rights depend on recognizing the “gender spectrum” and denying sex differences

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
An editorial (yes, an editorial, with the byline “BY THE EDITORS”) in the new online issue of Scientific American,”The new science of sex and gender“, is not only biologically misleading, but philosophically unsound. Its purpose appears to be that the “new picture” of sex and gender, which is…

Professor Attempts to Tie Criticism to Murder and Bigotry via Facebook Likes

If a murderous madman clicks “like” on a Facebook page, how much influence does said Facebook page hold over this murderous madman? Stephen LeDrew, a visiting professor of sociology at Memorial University, makes the logical leap from a Facebook like to a heavy psychic influence look like child’s play in a recent post on the… Read More Professor Attempts to Tie Criticism to Murder and Bigotry via Facebook Likes

Milo’s Phone Call With a Long-distance, High School Chum

Today, after a friend sent me an old article from The Kernel in which now-resigned Breitbart hot-take artiste Milo Yiannopoulos wrote that he ranked his friends by income, IQ, and attractiveness, I got to wondering: Are there any friends Milo stays in touch with distantly? Any that can stand him after placed on such a… Read More Milo’s Phone Call With a Long-distance, High School Chum

Sarah Haider’s Nuanced Take on Responding to Terrorist Attacks

I want to quote Sarah Haider’s Twitter thread on the Quebec Mosque shooting at length here. She’s doing some amazing work as co-founder of Ex-Muslims of North America and I thought this was one of the best responses I’ve seen to a terror event and something we should all consider for following events. Read about the Quebec shooting here.… Read More Sarah Haider’s Nuanced Take on Responding to Terrorist Attacks