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

Response — Roy Scranton, “Learning How to Die in the Anthropocene”

Anthropologists and sociologists, historians and philosophers; scholars of all schools and colors have tracked the progress of Human Civilization since its very genesis. From the first use of fire to … Continue reading

May 4, 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