Back after a ten day break. This new avatar has weekly rather than daily updates - the topic is too weighty for a daily barrage. Human beings are hardw…
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We are barely a few feet into Nagarjuna and Kant’s territories and the depth of their presentations is making my task harder. I am finding that these d…
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Preparing the Truth
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Nagarjuna and Kant in Parallel
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A weekend bonus: I cleaned up the updates from last week, adding a few stray thoughts and front matter. It’s now an official project, ‘The Essence of t…
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Video Version The Kantian Middle Way Ambition is often best achieved by accepting constraints. In fact, I am more impressive if I say I will climb Mt. …
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Video Version Border Patrol In reading a two hundred and fifty year old author, however relevant, we have to learn to discern themes that were raging c…
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The fairy tale begins
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There’s a myth that with the European enlightenment, some humans matured into adults, abandoning both the fears and the dreams of childhood for the cer…
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Three weeks are up: ready or not, here I come. Here’s where we left the story: once upon a time, philosophers thought they could divine the structure o…
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This is the last update in this cycle of the Kyborg Series (Five weeks of Five updates, if you remember). I will be back in 3 weeks with another cycle.…
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Continuing yesterday’s thoughts on autonomy and power and its deep transformation. In my part of the world, power is hierarchical, ritually encoded but…
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