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Ayn Rand’s Anthem

I decided to adapt Ayn Rand’s short story even though the author’s English is fairly readable–if clunky–even in the 21st century. Probably the least approachable feature of her story is the use of the pronoun “we” throughout. Her point was … Continue reading

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Aussie News Smears Proud Boys

I’m not a huge fan of the Proud Boys, the conservative men’s movement started by fellow Canadian Gavin McInnes, but as long as they aren’t breaking the law, I believe they have a right to their opinions. The Aussie site … Continue reading

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Pankaj Mishra: Informed Critic or Sanctimonious Racist?

According to Jordan Peterson’s so called “friend” Bernard Schiff, Pankaj Mishra’s critique of “12 Rules For Life”, which was given the click-bait title Jordan Peterson & Fascist Mysticism, is an informed and thoughtful critique. Peterson called Mishra a “sanctimonious prick” and a … Continue reading

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Jordan Peterson is Wrong on Forced Monogamy

According to the New York Times, Dr. Jordan Peterson is the Custodian of the Patriarchy. Please prepare to examine some first class propaganda with me. BTW, the original article is behind NYT’s 5 free articles paywall. If you want to … Continue reading

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Reply to P L’s Rant on Women’s Breasts

I received a ranting comment from someone known only as P L on my post Bare Breasts are a Right in Ontario. I’ve deleted the comment–it was offensive–but I’m going to respond to most of it here. P L begins … Continue reading

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My Anwsers to the Political Compass Test

You can take this test at: https://www.politicalcompass.org/test. I’ve copied the questions and shown my answers with commentary where appropriate. If economic globalization is inevitable, it should primarily serve humanity rather than the interests of trans-national corporations.   Strongly agree I’d … Continue reading

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My Answers to Larken Rose’s Five Questions For Statists

Here are five more questions from a Libertarian addressed to “statists”. These questions are more philosophical than the 11 Questions To See If Statists Are Hypocrites, and make a whole lot more sense. 1) Is there any means by which any … Continue reading

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