Jubilee Nunnallee 5/11/2019 Recent years have brought Gender studies & transgender theory to the forefront of political and social debates. In recent months I have distanced myself from these discussions partially due to self-care. It becomes mentally exhausting after awhile for me to combat the entrenched beliefs shared amongst the religious and political reactionarist. Yet,… Read More The Disgraced Academic | Paul R. McHugh M.D.
Genesis – Uranium was first discovered by German scientist Martin Klaproth in 1789. Henri Becquerel demonstrated a unique effect of radiation due to the emission of electrons and helium nuclei. In 1900 French physicist and chemist Paul Ulrich Villard discovered a third type of radiation called gamma rays. 1896 Pierre and Marie Curie coined the… Read More Nuclear Uranium | An Historical Timeline
“Quis es tu”, quoth my quibbling heart. It may seem quizzacious to ask but it is the quinteessence of any quodlibet. A quotannal festival takes place on the quindene. I stand near a quaggy quarry. I carry my quaigh of tea made with qat green leaves. I quench my thirst as if it were a… Read More Poem | Quis es tu
Jubilee Nunnallee 7/2/2018 “Faith is to believe what you do not yet see; the reward for this faith is to see what you believe.” – St. Augustine Debate | I’ve proven God to myself? I recently got into a dispute at my college with a group of Jehovah’s Witnesses (JW) about the existence of God.… Read More Debate | I’ve proven God to myself?
“People demand freedom of speech to make up for the freedom of thought which they seldom use” – Soren Kierkegaard There are many reasons we already have limitations on speech and regulate it to some degree. All across the world common laws have been enacted that limit speech for issues related to breach of privacy,… Read More 7 PHILOSOPHICAL REASONS TO LIMIT HATE SPEECH!
There has been a lot of deliberation as to validly of transgender as a rational position. I’ve been part of these online debates and one objection that has come up frequently is the assertion that being transgender is somehow a ‘mental illness.’ This visceral claim needs no proper retort as its intention is clearly malicious. These… Read More The Philosophy of G | The Gender Condition
“Must someone, some unseen thing, declare what is right for it to be right? I believe that my own morality — which answers only to my heart — is more sure and true than the morality of those who do right only because they fear retribution. – BRANDON SANDERSON, The Way of Kings This is… Read More No Escape | The Euthyphro Dilemma
The concepts I’m going to present here are meant to address arguments that invalidate transgender people using natural language, so more of a counter rebuttal in using said postulation. Originally presented by John Stuart Mill, there is a metaphysical principle known as plurality of causes. Plurality of causes challenges the notion that while causes are… Read More The Philosophy of G – Gender and Plurality
This is going to be a response to Theologica37 and his video entitled Arguments from Contingency: Thomistic & Leibnizian. Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hsEvxew8YOs The user Theologica37, which from this point on I’ll be referring to as Theo, puts forth the argument from contingency as he uses both Leibniz and the Thomistic versions of the argument. The argument… Read More Argument from Contingency – Response Theologica37