Category Philosophy

RBG and her comments on Trump

I really don’t understand why anyone considers her comments to be inappropriate. Are they saying she shouldn’t be allowed to state her opinion, or that she shouldn’t have one? If it’s the latter….humans are incapable of not having an opinion. Of course every Justice has an opinion and a preferred presidential candidate, and they are […]

The Hypocrisy of Religion as ‘Truth’

Why are 80% of religious people of China Buddhist? Why are 78% of religious people of the United States Christian? Why are 85% of the religious people of India Hindu? Why are 80% of the religious people of Brazil Christian; specifically Roman Catholic? Why are 99% of the religious people of Middle Eastern countries Muslim? […]

What Dictates “Music”?

What Dictates “Music”? John Cage’s “Experimental Music”, and Milton Babbitt’s “The Composer [as] Specialist” are articles which reflect their opinions on various musical ideologies. Babbitt and Cage challenge many pre-existing ideas of music; how it is structured and formed, how the composer writes music, and for whom does the composer perform for. Cage forms an […]