Daily Archives: June 20, 2012

Arguing With Heretics

Why are arguments about the meaning of texts so common and so intractable? A large part of the reason is the problem of context. Those who may be judged as heretics, which means someone who holds deliberately schismatic views about … Continue reading

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War Is Not A Game

It is at least moderately significant that war games are going on right now in Syria, a nation whose regime is unstable (and that is putting it rather charitably) between Syria and three other nations: Russia, China, and Iran. This … Continue reading

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