January 2018

Expat: Socionics and History

2018-02-22T21:01:57+02:00

In a special live event, Expat will be providing an analysis of historical events through the prism of socionics. In particular, he will look at the socionics theory of quadra progression as a way to understand civilizations and nations in their historical context. This will be followed by a Q&A. Subscribe to my [...]

August 2017

The Universe

2018-02-22T20:52:58+02:00

The Big Bang   Every day beautiful and miraculous objects suddenly appear, from snowflakes on a cold winter morning to vibrant rainbows after a late-afternoon summer shower. Yet no one but the most ardent fundamentalists would suggest that each and every such object is lovingly and painstakingly and, most important, purposefully created by a divine [...]

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

Recommended additional reading (PfH1: Knowledge)

2018-04-13T08:36:15+02:00

For "Philosophy for Heroes: Knowledge," I relied on a number of authors for inspiration, ideas, and source material. Here is a selection of recommended additional reading, if you want to go beyond the introduction I gave in the book itself, here is my list for the first book. Enjoy!      Karen Armstrong. Twelve Steps to [...]

October 2016

Ayn Rand Mike Wallace Interview 1959 part 1

2018-02-22T20:54:43+02:00

In this engaging 1959 interview, her first on television, Ayn Rand capsulizes her philosophy for CBS's Mike Wallace. The discussion ranges from the nature of morality to the economic and historical distortions disseminated about the "robber barons." She also comments on her relationship with Frank O'Connor, provides some autobiographical information and gives her perspective on [...]