Think For Yourself…ffs

I am an avid reader of many different thinkers, from diverse schools of thought. Starting with the novels of Dostoevsky, Kafka, Orwell, Aldous Huxley, Joseph Heller, Tolstoy and Joseph Conrad, it wasn’t long before I branched out to the philosophy of Nietzche, Kierkegaard, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Sartre, Descartes, Schopenhauer, Ralph Waldo Emerson and David Hume. The Read More …

Islam And The Future Of Tolerance: A Dialogue – A Review

Maajid Nawaz (twitter: @MaajidNawaz) is a man with an extremely fascinating life story, full of drama and fluctuations.  As detailed in this book, Islam And The Future Of Tolerance: A Dialogue, a collaboration with famed neuro-scientist and atheist Sam Harris (twitter: @SamHarrisOrg), Maajid went from being a young radical recruiter in the Islamic group Hizb ut-Tahrir, Read More …

Most People Are Dead

I was watching comedian Louie CK the other day, and he stated this incredibly true and unsettling fact: “Most people are dead. Did you know that? It’s true, out of all the people that ever were, almost all of them are dead. There are way more dead people, and you’re all going to die. And Read More …