The Propensity to Believe

We are Magical Beings in a scientific age.  Notwithstanding all the remarkable achievements of our species n terms of understanding and harnessing nature, we are born to magical thought and not to reason. James E. Alcock The real challenge of our age is to liberate ourselves from our own irrational tendencies to believe without questioning. […]

Why did Obama order another drone attack?

Obama has been re-elected and less than 24 hours into his second term another drone attack was ordered against an Al-Quaida group in Yemen.  The white house has not commented yet. I personally like Obama, he appears to be somebody you can trust, very much the opposite of George Bush. Yet looking at foreign politics, […]