Jim talks with recurring guest Zak Stein about the Consilience Project’s article “Technology is Not Values Neutral: Ending the Reign of Nihilistic Design“… Continue reading Currents 067: Zak Stein on Ending Nihilistic Design
Monthly Archives: July 2022
Jim continues his discussion with Matthew Pirkowski on ideas of emergence and how they can be applied to today’s meta-crisis… Continue reading Currents 066: Matthew Pirkowski on Emergence in Possibility Space
Jim talks with Greg Thomas about American democracy & the problems created by racial essentialism & racialization… Continue reading EP 161 Greg Thomas on Untangling the Gordian Knot of Race
Jim talks with Curtis Yarvin about his proposal to replace our current government with a monarchy, part of an ongoing exploration of problems with and alternatives to democracy… Continue reading EP 160 Curtis Yarvin on Monarchy in the U.S.A.
Jim talks with Bobby Azarian about the ideas in his new book The Romance of Reality: How the Universe Organizes Itself to Create Life, Consciousness, and Cosmic Complexity, which Jim calls “the most Jim Rutt Show-ish book ever”… Continue reading EP 159 Bobby Azarian on the Romance of Reality