The Last Free Generation

My son Atlas is just over nine months old. He’s just started crawling, eating solids, and getting close to saying words. One thing that’s been troubling me, is that he probably won’t have liberty (freedom) in his lifetime. Liberty requires a few things: Freedom of Self-Determination Freedom to Defend Self-Determination Freedom of Speech Freedom of […]

Trends on Hacker News: Politics

This is the first of three articles on an analysis of Hacker News community, utilizing – a demonstration of the Metacortex platform. The goal is to analyze if there are any political leanings of the Hacker News community. Political tags – such as royalist, communist, democrat, populist, fascist, liberal, conservative, and so forth – […]

3 Reasons Mainstream News is Awful

I think we can generally agree that “Fake News is bad,” what many of us cannot agree on is what is “Fake News,” is it mainstream news, the alt-right, the alt-left? Nor, as a society can agree what to do about “Fake News”, probably because there isn’t a clear definition. From my perspective, “Fake News” […]