February 26, 2018

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I answer questions on skepticism's relationship to religion, the limits of contract, and my evaluation of Yaron Brook of the Ayn Rand Institute.

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February 19, 2018

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I answer questions on immigration and whether Objectivists can believe in God, and I elaborate on the disaster that is the libertarian appropriation of Ayn Rand as manifest in FEE's latest ebook.

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January 30, 2018

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I explain how values are neither subjective nor intrinsic, how they neither depend on feelings, as libertarians would have it, nor exist apart from any valuer, as the religious would have it. Values are objective.

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January 10, 2018

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I lay out what Ayn Rand believed about abortion, elaborate my own view, and explain what's wrong with the libertarian pro-abortion and the religious anti-abortion views.

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November 29, 2017

I discuss Jordan Peterson's use of bad physics to shore up his bad ideas. I call this popular tactic argumentum ad quantum, the argument that one's irrational ideas just might be right because reality is contradictory at the subatomic level.

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November 14, 2017

I explain what's wrong with Stefan Molyneux's views on religion, ethics, race, and IQ as he expressed them in his recent appearance on The Rubin Report.

September 28, 2017

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I explain why Jordan Peterson's views on religion, evolution, and epistemology are wrong, and what his deepest psychological motivation is. 

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August 28, 2017

In this episode of Functional Philosophy, I explain how faith diverts one from the path to certainty, success, and happiness.

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