Rules for Brotherhood

Men and women are different. These differences are significant to the function of social groups. There are many examples of social groups, especially in politics and »

Bad Government

In the West in the 21st century, things basically work and we have it pretty good. We are for the most part basically good people, fed, »

Godel vs The Human Brain

[This occasionally comes up, so I thought I'd explain it, but it's not particularly important.] Much woo has been spilled over Godel's incompleteness theorem. Playing a »

The Perils of Data Optimism

In one graph: The world is getting better every year, they tell us. Fewer people dying in war, poverty lifting, education increasing, and most importantly, monotonic »