A world without free will
Lately I’ve been completely enamored with the idea of life without free will. I’m not writing this to convince you one way or the other, but rather address a question that inevitably comes up when talking about free will. “Even if we don’t have free will, why does it matter - How would I live my life differently?” At first glance you might think not much can change, but in my experience,...
A wasted vote
Einstein said the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. I feel like I’m surrounded by political insanity. You’ll have a hard time finding a sensible American who believes that our two-party political system is working, but if you ask them to vote for a third-party candidate they actually agree with, suddenly you have taken a turn for...