A Proper Gander At Propaganda

Truth Transcends Community

"Propaganda in the United States is spread by both government and media entities. Propaganda is information, ideas, or rumors deliberately spread widely to influence opinions. It's used in advertising, radio, newspaper, posters, books, television, and other media."  -  Propaganda in the United States - Wikipedia

"A man without a government is like a fish without a bicycle.” Alvaro Koplovich

"The rise of modern print culture The printing press and the relatively wide availability of printed materials further undermine the importance of the 'local community' in ... Feudal societies based on face-to-face loyalties and oral oaths begin to give way to nation-states and to nationalism based on a shared printed language." Marshall McLuhan: Theoretical elaborations

"The printing press gave rise to nationalism and nation states while the Internet is helping to create a world community."  Understanding New Media: Extending Marshall McLuhan

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'How Darwin Destroyed Reason: Formal and final causes' A Lecture by Prof. Stephen Clark

Darwin's Theory

"The theory was presented...and gradually it became clear that no one could see how it worked."   Prof. Stephen Clark

'How Darwin Destroyed Reason: Formal and final causes' A Lecture by Prof. Stephen Clark  source: TyndalePhilosophy

"The Philosophy of Religion section of the Tyndale Fellowship hosted a one-day Conference in Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge on Saturday 14th July, 2012. The full title of the Conference was 'Design in Nature? Scientific and Philosophical Perspectives'. This is the lecture given by Prof. Stephen Clark at that event."

The Q & A at the end of the above lecture is interesting.

Can Consciousness Evolve or Emerge from Matter?

Can Consciousness Evolve or Emerge from Matter?  source: Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study University of Notre Dame