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A Counter to Jonathan Haidt’s ‘The Righteous Mind’ by George Monbiot

And as this blog is all about argument, I follow the posting about Jonathan Haidt, with one of his critics. I think George Monbiot in the UK Guardian is not doing justice to Jon’s arguments, but I think on the … Continue reading

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How Ayn Rand Became the New Right’s Version of Marx

There is a great article on Ayn Rand in today’s UK Guardian pointing out her essentially psychopathic nature as well as her contribution to the current financial crisis via Alan Greenspan. George Monbiot at his best: Her psychopathic ideas made … Continue reading

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