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The War on Reason Scientists and philosophers argue that human beings are little more than puppets of their biochemistry. Here’s why they’re wrong. Advertisements

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Noam Chomsky at UC Santa Barbara

Published on Apr 7, 2014 March 01, 2014 at UC Santa Barbara Topics Discussed Include: Syrian Civil War, Israel Lobby, East Asian Miracle, Austerity, Mysteries and Perplexing Questions, Alan Greenspan, Class Warfare, Latin America, Neo-liberalism, Free Will, Business Party, etc.

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Unconscious Decision Making

Published on Jul 26, 2012 Instinct is the driving force behind human decision making. Irrationality must be recognized if we’re going to get beyond the risks of not being built as thinking machines, says David Ropeik. David P. Ropeik is … Continue reading

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a third option

Sophie’s choice (plural Sophie’s choices) A choice between two persons or things that will result in the death or destruction of the person or thing not chosen. From the title of the book Sophie’s Choice, by William Styron, in which a … Continue reading

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