Rage Against the Machine!

April 20, 2019 Agrippa 0

The Enlightenment bequeathed us the view we are not machines. Capitalism is a machine serving itself and which makes the self a machine. Ira contra machina!

The Yellow Vest Movement: How Neoliberalism Ends

December 6, 2018 Agrippa 0

The Yellow Vest movement that has convulsed France owes its origins to developments and processes unique to French society, however it also owes its origins to factors and structures operating at the global level. A ready indication of this is the solidarity and support that the movement has attracted across […]

Is Bad Philosophy a Hole in the Brane Inhibiting Progress in Physics?

August 16, 2018 Agrippa 0

“Scientists need philosophers of science like birds need ornithologists,” so said Richard Feynman yet Carlo Rovelli, one of the era’s more deeper thinkers boldly branching out beyond the sterile disciplinary boundaries, has written a most thought provoking paper on the relationship between philosophy and physics. The focus of the paper […]