March 12, 2018

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I explain what made Aristotle revolutionary with a whirlwind tour of his philosophy, and I explain the Objectivist view of the correspondence theory of truth.

Functional Philosophy is the show in which Objectivist philosopher Ch...

February 28, 2018

I explain the mistaken epistemological orientation that leaves Sam Harris at the mercy of the "experts" and "legitimate authorities."

January 8, 2018

I discuss Thaddeus Russell's conceptual nominalism and why it's wrong from the perspective of Ayn Rand's philosophy, Objectivism.

December 25, 2017

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I explain how the Marxist idea that capitalism produces alienation is a result of the anti-conceptual mentality. I then explain how capitalism actually produces harmony if one understands the nature of abstraction, and how soci...

December 18, 2017

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I explain the relationship between Ayn Rand's theory of concepts and the current clash between globalism and nationalism. 

Functional Philosophy is the show in which Objectivist philosopher Charles Tew helps you gain and strengt...

December 14, 2017

I disentangle Sam Harris's misunderstanding of reason.

December 12, 2017

I discuss Sam Harris's misunderstanding of the basis of mathematics.

December 3, 2017

If you support me on Patreon at the $3 level, a new essay is up. I'm still editing the induction essay I was spurred to write by the Q&A episode I did on the subject. It turns out to be much harder to work out the tangle of issues related to the basis of the validity o...

November 14, 2017

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I answer a series of questions on induction, the process of reasoning from some to all.

Functional Philosophy is the show in which Objectivist philosopher Charles Tew helps you gain and strengthen the philosophical foundations r...

November 6, 2017

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I explain the relationship between statistics and independent judgment.

Functional Philosophy is the show in which Objectivist philosopher Charles Tew helps you gain and strengthen the philosophical foundations required to achie...

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