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The Electoral College Debate

The Electoral College Debate

By: TᵢG  •  Critical Thinkers  •  217 Comments  •  2 weeks ago

It is a presidential election year so the electoral college will once again spring into action to determine who will be elected PotUS.  A perfect time to debate how we should elect our...
75 Ways Socialism Has Improved America

75 Ways Socialism Has Improved America

Via: TᵢG  •  Critical Thinkers  •  150 Comments  •  one month ago

This is an old article but I am seeding it to illustrate how screwed up some people are in what they define as 'socialism'. The author has posited 75 examples of socialism and misses on every...
Is Evolution True?

Is Evolution True?

Via: TᵢG  •  Critical Thinkers  •  131 Comments  •  4 months ago

The first 15 minutes of this video provides a non-technical but comprehensive overview of evolution.   It was designed to preemptively address the common talking points of those who claim...
A Challenge For Mr. Kent Hovind - YouTube

A Challenge For Mr. Kent Hovind - YouTube

Via: TᵢG  •  Critical Thinkers  •  1 Comments  •  5 months ago

Kent Hovind is a convicted felon and lifelong religious con-man.   He is a Young Earth Creationist who seeks to convince people that evolution is nonsense and that all truth comes from a literal...
Is Bernie Sanders a Communist?

Is Bernie Sanders a Communist?

By: TᵢG  •  Critical Thinkers  •  341 Comments  •  4 months ago

Bernie Sanders is now the front-runner in the D primary.   Amazing.   Given that, it makes sense to seriously look at what he is proposing. During the last D debate in Las Vegas, Bloomberg...
What is "Pro-Science?"

What is "Pro-Science?"

By: Gordy327  •  Critical Thinkers  •  272 Comments  •  8 months ago

There have been times where I have been labeled, either explicitly or implicitly, as "pro-science" and often meant more in a derogatory tone. That always strikes me as odd, when someone is...
Your Glorified Ignorance Wasn't Cool Then, And Your Scientific Illiteracy Isn't Cool Now

Your Glorified Ignorance Wasn't Cool Then, And Your Scientific Illiteracy Isn't Cool Now

Via: sandy-2021492  •  Critical Thinkers  •  116 Comments  •  10 months ago

Intellectual Honesty

Intellectual Honesty

By: TᵢG  •  Critical Thinkers  •  327 Comments  •  10 months ago

Finding truth is a never-ending pursuit.   It is the ultimate (at least in the ideal) goal of philosophy, science, jurisprudence and journalism.   Truth is the light that guides our path, enabling...
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