Archive for November, 2015

Progressives And Religious Violence

Sunday, November 29th, 2015

You’ve probably all heard about the recent attack on Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs.  A 57 year old man went into the place, gunning down three people and injuring nine others.  We all wonder to ourselves, “How can this happen?”  Well, if you watched the Republican debates, you probably saw the candidates attacking Planned Parenthood, […]

Difference Between Humans And Chimps

Sunday, November 15th, 2015

I often look into the eyes of animals and think, “This animal is conscious and alive, just like I am.  It feels emotions, it has an awareness of its surroundings and where it is, and it knows hunger and pain.”  This is definitely true of higher order primates, like chimpanzees.  The question is, how different […]

Bernie Sanders vs Hillary Clinton

Sunday, November 8th, 2015

I have no idea who will win the Republican nomination, but the Democratic party seems to be split between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.  I wanted to highlight some important differences between the candidates and why I think Bernie Sanders is far more principled. Hillary Clinton In the video posted below, you’ll see that Hillary […]