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Free Will – The Local Miracle

April 21, 2012


Ever since reading Sam Harris’ 2010 book “A Moral Landscape“, I have looked forward to an elaboration on his brief comments about free will. Last month, he was kind enough to oblige with a 13,000-word monograph, simply called “Free Will“. And for the critics, the size of this book has been as remarkable as its… [Read more…]

The Two Euphemisms of ‘Reason’ and ‘Evidence’

November 23, 2011


If you’re a Christian or other theist, don’t get too excited. I’m not going to do you that much of a favour. What I am going to do, is to offer a stronger case for the opposition. If you are a non-beliver, I predict that you are likely to disagree with what I am about to say. Indeed,… [Read more…]


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