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Monty Python - Philosophers' World Cup. Simon Blackburn - The Great Debate: Can Science Tell us Right From Wrong? (6) Bertrand Russell’s 10 commandments for teachers everyone with a brain. Bertrand Russell’s “Liberal Decalogue”… The Ten Commandments that, as a teacher, I should wish to promulgate, might be set forth as follows: (via MetaFilter)

Bertrand Russell’s 10 commandments for teachers everyone with a brain

The Better Angels of Our Nature — By Steven Pinker — Book Review. - StumbleUpon. WHY DID THE CHICKEN CROSS THE ROAD?

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Plato: For the greater good. Karl Marx: It was a historical inevitability. Albert Camus Books.


Nietzsche Quotes: Christianity. Christianity as antiquity.-- When we hear the ancient bells growling on a Sunday morning we ask ourselves: Is it really possible!

Nietzsche Quotes: Christianity

This, for a jew, crucified two thousand years ago, who said he was God's son? The proof of such a claim is lacking. Certainly the Christian religion is an antiquity projected into our times from remote prehistory; and the fact that the claim is believed - whereas one is otherwise so strict in examining pretensions - is perhaps the most ancient piece of this heritage. From Nietzsche's Human, all too Human, s.405, R.J. Hollingdale transl.


References. Logic. Philosophy Readings. Some Moral Dilemmas.