Regarding Race, Nation, and Our Future

Written Work by Graham T. Baden

Response — Linda Markert and Biotechnology

I cannot analyze Linda Markert’s position regarding biotechnology, xeno-transplantation, or cloning because, as this text is a chapter from a textbook, she has accordingly hedged her comments and posited a … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Response — Ray Kurtzweil’s Singularity

  Ray Kurzweil is a visionary. From a young age in the 60s, his work has pushed the limits of technological progress, bringing reading to the blind and music to … Continue reading

June 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Film Analysis — The Gods Must Be Crazy

At first glance, “The Gods Must Be Crazy” is an innocent comedy, full of guiltless slapstick and overtly-prolonged gags. Billed as “an epic comedy of absurd proportions,” it has become … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · 4 Comments

John Naisbitt– “Technology as Currency,” High Tech, High Touch

In “Technology is the Currency of our Lives,” found in High Tech, High Touch, published in 1999, the author John Naisbitt discusses a familiar topic, but it in an interesting … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Critical Analysis– Lelia Green’s “What Fuels Technology Change?”

Asking whether technology is a neutral agent in societal change naturally presupposes that technology is in itself the agent of that change. Further, asking whether it is technological or social … Continue reading

March 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

As it was in the Beginning, So shall it be in the End– Nicholas Carr’s The Shallows

“In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth,” the Holy Bible says, “the earth was without form, and void.”[Genesis, 1:1-2a, NKJV.]  Here, science and theology seem to agree, … Continue reading

February 19, 2014 · 1 Comment