Emoticon debate

I asked some questions in my post of February 17th about a suggestion that conservative political philosophy needs emotional appeals rather than rational arguments: The writer [Gorka] makes a vital point that most people who support capitalism miss: we will never win the argument about capitalism being superior to socialism because many voters are only… Continue reading Emoticon debate

More on Peterson’s interview

Some more buzz on Jordan Peterson’s recent BBC interview. Jordan B Peterson, Critical Theory, and the New Bourgeoisie 1,713,144 views of that interview as I start writing. I’m 3 of them. ;) 1,749,983 as I post. I linked to it yesterday. I should have embedded it. Better late than never: But, to the article. Progressives… Continue reading More on Peterson’s interview

Jordan Peterson on Chan4

Never fails to impress, and this is even better than most. Interviewer (hostile): Why should your right to freedom of speech trump a trans person’s right not to be offended? Peterson: Because in order to be able to think, you have to risk being offensive. I mean, look at the conversation we’re having right now.… Continue reading Jordan Peterson on Chan4