These Stimulus Checks

April 4th, 2020|

Here are some of my basic thoughts on the government monetarily bailing us out in this time of economic crisis. I should have specified that central banks don't control all interest rates; it's just that all others are set based off of those of central banks. What I was saying here is counter-intuit [...]

What is a Cult? Politics and Cults–with Chris Shelton

March 25th, 2020|

What is a cult? Do political leaders inevitably form cults around them, or do all big personalities? Listen for an in-depth discussion on human nature, the impact of the internet on how we share our thoughts and respond to differences, and how the political landscape has characteristics of cults, al [...]

Is Libertarianism Practical?

February 10th, 2020|

Is Libertarianism, the hard to define, some people who hold the views don't even know they hold it, some people think it's nonsensical, some people think it's a middle way, ranging from minimal government to none, ideology, a practical one? Thanks for watching or listening! Video: Also available as [...]

Affirmative Action’s Moral Dilemma | JTOL0109

December 6th, 2019|

Wow - another video on affirmative action from Desi-Rae... it's probably going to be interesting. Also available as a podcast. Search for Just Thinking Out Loud in your favorite podcast directory. ********Ways to Support: ▸ Patreon: [...]

JTOL0108 Female Vulnerability, Feminism, and the Transgender Movement

November 30th, 2019|

Which is it? Are women equal to men in every way, or is there a biological reality when it comes to gender? Can feminist notions of equality collide with those of transgender rights? We are in some confusing times. Also available as a podcast. Search for Just Thinking Out Loud in your favorite podca [...]

JTOL0107 Andy Ngo Twitter Suspension for ‘Hateful Conduct’

November 28th, 2019|

Andy Ngo Twitter suspension for 'hateful conduct'... Related: Social Commentary on Antifa and Portland Pro [...]

What Happened to Jamaica? Democratic Socialism in Jamaica and A Tale of Two Islands

October 17th, 2019|

What Happened to Jamaica? Democratic Socialism and A Tale of Two Islands Did you know that in 1971, the United States to Jamaica currency exchange rate was $1 USD to $0.77 JMD, nine years after Jamaica's independence from Britain? In 1992 it was $1 USD to $22 JMD. In 2019 it's $1 USD to $136 JMD. (S [...]

JTOL0101 The Young Turks VS Comedy Part 2

October 7th, 2019|

Part 1 is a YouTube video: The Young Turks made some interesting comments on Saturday Night Live's firing of their new conservative comedian Shane Gillis. Sean and I respond. Subscribe to Sean: Sean's Twitter: https [...]