Lockean Theory and The Transformation of Resources To Property

In sect. [28] (pp. 16) of his Second Treatise of Government, Locke poses an engaging question, that is ; when exactly a common resource becomes someone’s private possession. He uses the example of apples on a tree in unclaimed property. If a man is strolling through some woods and chances upon an apple tree, what […]

The End Of An Era

Notice : The following piece is purely opinion and was written with the intention to articulate my thoughts on the Trump presidency. The 2020 presidential election undoubtedly generated an incredible amount of enthusiasm among Americans. Although some would contend that it is not yet over, the outcome, at present seems quite clear ; Joe Biden […]

What Does It Mean To Vote?

Underlying the argument for lowering the voting age to 16 is the preposterous notion that a person’s accumulated maturity, demographic, and existing political knowledge play almost no part in determining their suitability to vote. Along the lines of classical western thought, voting was frequently considered an obtained privilege bestowed strictly to the responsible and contributing […]

Removing Artwork That Isn’t “Diverse” Enough

At The University of Rhode Island (another irritative ideology manufacturing plant masquerading as an institute for higher learning), two 1953 folk-art murals, one depicting World War II veterans, are expected to be removed after their mere presence in the school was deemed atmospherically “insensitive” by indoctrinated students.  Kathy Collins, the Vice President of Student Affairs […]

Wayward Demonstrations And Looting Plague Downtown Chicago

Over the last week, downtown Chicago has been struggling against the inexcusable criminal behavior of opportunistic thieves . Reported by the Chicago Tribune last Monday, hundreds looted various stores on the Magnificent Mile (a popular tourist attraction in downtown), prompting local leaders and the Chicago Police Department (CPD) to re-evaluate their handling of such incidents. […]