Why Clarity Is Important in Philosophy

Many philosophers are very difficult to read. Not because what they write is conceptually difficult to understand (this is subjective) but because of the way they use language. Some philosophers use language in a metaphorical way that has very few ways where a clear picture can be drawn. Much like poetry, the reader fills in…

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To Get More People to Think Differently About Climate Change, They Need to Understand How Earth’s Ecology Works

This is article was written in response to some of the issues raised in another article published in The Conversation: “Another attack on the Bureau, but top politicians have stopped listening to climate change denial” What Australians and those around the globe need to know and understand is that climate change is only a small part…

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Quiz: Can You Call Yourself an Autodidactic Armchair Philosopher?​

Take this quiz to find out if you can! These questions are pretty hard, but the educated layperson who has studied philosophy shouldn’t have too much trouble.