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…
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…
Preparing the Truth
Nagarjuna and Kant in Parallel
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…
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. …
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…
The fairy tale begins
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…
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…
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.…
Continuing yesterday’s thoughts on autonomy and power and its deep transformation. In my part of the world, power is hierarchical, ritually encoded but…