Month: July 2016

  • What Do We Mean By Human Rights?

    THE CORRECT ANSWER(Answers to this question show the tragedy of a late 20th century education.) Necessary (Correct) Definitions: Right: a contractual obligation by another party to perform some actions, and refrain from other actions Negative Right: a contractual obligation by another party to refrain from actions: to forgo opportunities for gains. Positive Right: a contractual obligation by another party to […]

  • What Is Liberal Political Theory?

    Any question in English, stated that poorly, is a poor investment in one’s time, since the answer will not be understood. No more bots. https://www.quora.com/What-is-liberal-political-theory

  • Which Articles Of The Universal Declaration Of Human Rights Are Positive Rights?

    The articles 21–28 were added to appease the communists who at that time in history still held enough political power to demand it or prevent universal declaration. (Although 24 is arguably nonsensical the way its stated.) Otherwise the declaration is nothing more than a list of property rights: all of which are negative rights. https://www.quora.com/Which-articles-of-the-Universal-Declaration-of-Human-Rights-are-positive-rights

  • No estamos de acuerdo

    [C]uando decimos “no estamos de acuerdo” estamos usando una falacia retórica. Toda declaración puede ser verdadera, falsa o incompleta, estemos de acuerdo con una o no. No existen leyes de ciencia en sí. Hay procedimientos que han evolucionado que son utilizados para eliminar error, sesgo, ilusiones y engaños de nuestras hipótesis. Estos procesos no nos dicen si una premisa puede […]

  • Sobre el chismorreo y el rechazo

    Post original de Vivek Upadhyay Traducido al Castellano por Alberto R. Zambrano U.  CHISMORREO El chismorreo es un medio libre de garantías y no correspondiente de mejorar el estatuí personal por medio del despliegue y la extrapolación de información seleccionada de la persona sobre la cual se chismea. Por medio del uso de declaraciones infladas, bromas, juicios impresionistas subidos de […]