whose decision is it anyway?How much are your decisions influenced by interests behind ideas and ideals that are not yours? Are you aware that by accepting, YOU make the convention? This is about ethics and moral development and annoying questions to raise awareness, and regain the compass to navigate with consciousness toward a better society.
Category Archives: free will
All I could see were my two feet, in sandals, walking, dragging tired, kicking sand off a hard dirt road, amber by the sun. Looking at the sides, there was much of nothing. A road flanked by long horizons of … Continue reading
So, there I was at the Bible study that would have gone on without me — but I was moved to go. First, I got there at 10 am, worried I might be late because I had no idea when … Continue reading
It’s okay to include technology of the self in ethics. Technology of the self is not my idea, the early Greeks had it first. Foucault pointed it out in my favorite chapter with the same title (technology of the self) … Continue reading
Only a reflective action is free — I wish this was my conclusion, but it’s Habermas. I agree and go the next step. I say, if Habermas, then free decision requires options. Free-will is affirmed in function when there is … Continue reading