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Remix is all the rage, these days. Some people claim that absolutely everything is a remix. Of course  if that were literally true, it would imply that nothing new is being created anymore. 

Race is important. It has huge ramifications for the ways that we live our lives. But what exactly is race? And is it even real?

Putting a person in a prison deprives him of freedom and autonomy. Putting an animal in a cage does the same thing. Of course, people and animals are different, but should these differences change how we view the morality of holding either one captive?  

When church-goers declare, “I believe in God, the Father almighty, maker of Heaven and Earth,” they refer to the psychological state of “belief.” But what is the psychological nature of religious “belief”—or credence? And do believers really believe their so-called "beliefs"?

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  • August 18, 2014 : Remixing Reality: Art and Literature for the 21st Century
    This week,  it’s s Remixing Reality –Art and Literature for the 21st Century.  Remix is...
  • August 11, 2014 : The Race Delusion
    Race is important. It has huge ramifications for the ways that we live our lives. As...
  • August 11, 2014 : Captivity
    This week, our topic is the ethics of captivity. Our plan is to discuss both human captivity and...
  • July 24, 2014 : Theological Correctness Part I: The Question
    I grew up as a boy going to the Christian Reformed Church, in which every Sunday we would recite...
  • July 24, 2014 : Privacy and The New Surveillance Society – Big Brother Grows Up
      We all got a rude awakening when Edward Snowden exposed the NSA’s spying on our emails,...

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