On the Symbiosis of Rich Republicans and Rich Democrats

‘Leftism and rightism’, as they have come to be defined in the US, are the ideologies of the winners and the losers, respectively. Over time, rent-seeking behaviors and nepotism begin exacerbating this power-distance until there is a run-off in the form of violent conflict. The longer such conflict is forestalled, the greater chance there is… Read More On the Symbiosis of Rich Republicans and Rich Democrats

Nuance in the Noise: Cultural Embeddedness Can Excuse People from Blameworthiness

Introduction Since the dawn of the modern era, cross-cultural awareness has caused the advent of moral principles deemed to be universally applicable and unimpeachable. These principles, distilled from the common essence of the human condition, human needs and nature, hold great promise for human peace, prosperity, and justice. However, the application of these moral principles… Read More Nuance in the Noise: Cultural Embeddedness Can Excuse People from Blameworthiness