Philosophy Matters

Philosophy Matters

Philosophy jokes are a dime a dozen, whether it be, “What is the sound of one burger flipping?” and, “I think, therefore, I’m single.” These cheap puns suggest philosophy is a joke. Why does the ancient discipline have a bad reputation? Some of the blame has to go to philosophers, who have done a terrible […]

Chicago Police Blame the Black Bloc for Violent Confrontations

POLICE BEAT PROTESTERS WITH BATONS By Dock Walls, @dockwalls Up to now, there had been few arrests as NATO summit protesters were peaceful and the police were tolerant. However, as the crowds began to swell, the police in full riot gear became more aggressive. Using techniques and strategies designed to break up the large groups […]