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Empiricism and Rationalism — . . . karena membaca . . .

Introduction Is our knowledge based on experience, or is it based solely on reason? European philosophers, such as Plato, Descartes, and Hume have been discussing this question. The present writing tackles the question in a very broad and basic fashion. Empiricism Empiricism is the philosophical stance according to which the senses are the ultimate source […] […]

Never trust a paki with a kid: why I refuse to interact with white Yorkshire people

Originally posted on Blog:
There’s a big “I love tommy Robinson” March in Leeds today. Leeds, allegedly the fourth largest city in England. I find that hard to believe, but google says it’s true. And it’s big, btw. It isn’t a few people. It isn’t a few hard line crazies. It’s more people than were…

Bloody Religions

With the rise of political islamism contributing to some resorting to global islamic terrorism around the globe, there is the reappearance of the notion that ‘religion is inherently violent’, that religion and war go like the automobile and its driver. Religion and violence appeared as early as the Ancient Sumeria, earliest civilisation found in Mesotoptamia […]

Multiculturalism has let down British Muslims

Previous British prime minister David Cameron to current German prime minister Angela Merkel, have all declared in some form or another that multiculturalism as we know it, is dead! Multiculturalism or better known in sociology as ethnic pluralism, has failed. In an attempt to celebrate differences, multiculturalism has led to social segregation. It has led […]

Jihadism and Islamism

Islamism– is the desire to impose any given versions of Islam on society. Jihadism– is the means of the use of force to spread Islamism. Thus Islamism is the ideology and jihadism is the forcible method used by Al-Qaeda or ISIS. But not every Islamist is a jihadist. It’s not that ISIS is Islam. But you can’t also […]

Mehdi Hasan tries to destroy Pinker on Al-Jazeera

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
I’ve been reading Steve Pinker’s new book, Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress, at the same time reading the many reviews of this book. While a few reviews have been positive, most are negative, often very negative. (These don’t seem to have hurt the book’s huge sales.)  And…