UPB and Self-Defense Self-defense against the initiation of force is generally accepted, though not always advocated, in most systems of morality. My book “Universally Preferable Behavior: A Rational Proof of Secular Ethics” touched on general aspects of self-defense, which I would like to expand upon here. Generally speaking, self-defense is the ability to use proportional […]
You do not live in a country. Take the red pill. Freedomain Radio - http://www.freedomainradio.com The Matrix is one of the greatest metaphors ever. Machines invented to make human life easier end up enslaving humanity – this is the most common theme in dystopian science fiction. Why is this fear so universal – so compelling? […]
(A fully formatted version of this book is available here.) “Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.”- Aristotle Plausibility is a trap for the truth laid by lies.- Yvan Audauard INTRODUCTION This book is the first in a series outlining how we can achieve a truly free society. I will not attempt […]
A critique of the belief that politics, religion or academia can set us free. Free Audiobook/PDF from Freedomain Radio. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9EfBL5h4RHM&fmt=18 http://www.freedomainradio.com/books.html#HNTAF Stefan Molynuex, is the host of Freedomain Radio (www.freedomainradio.com), the most popular philosophy site on the Internet, and a "Top 10" Finalist in the 2007-2010 Podcast Awards.
A free market analysis of how we ended up in the current financial crisis -- and a simple sentence to clear it up for everyone else! Freedomain Radio - www.freedomainradio.com click here for the high definition version Stefan Molynuex, is the host of Freedomain Radio (www.freedomainradio.com), the most popular philosophy site on the Internet, and […]
High-resolution version: click here. Stefan Molynuex, is the host of Freedomain Radio (www.freedomainradio.com), the most popular philosophy site on the Internet, and a "Top 10" Finalist in the 2007-2010 Podcast Awards.
Pick up the audiobook version of 'On Truth' at http://freedomainradio.com/free/ From a short-term, merely practical standpoint, you really do not want to read this book. This book will mess up your life, as you know it. This book will change every single one of your relationships – most importantly, your relationship with yourself. This book will […]
As a result of the donations of the wonderfully kind listeners, I have decided to release the three nonfiction FDR books to the general public for free, in audio book and e-book format. You can listen to them directly on this page, or download them individually, or subscribe to a feed for the material. You […]
Flagpoles, Lifeboats and the Edge of Ethics It seems to be a near-universal compulsion for those interested in ethics to attempt to find situations where ethical rules contradict themselves, therefore introducing an element of irrationality or subjectivity to ethics. “Lifeboat” scenarios (cannibalism-is-wrong-but-what-if-you’re-starving), “desperation” scenarios (all-starving-men-will-steal-so-how-can-stealing-always-be-wrong) and so on all seem to be endlessly obsessed over. […]