Where the Heck Does Meaning Come From? | Pt. 1

** This will be a multi part post. The goal is to ultimately end up looking at a few philosophers’ ideas of meaning to see how they are actually applied to life. This first part will more or less be my own musings on this topic. ** What Do I Mean? Suffering has largely determined […]

“The Little Guy”: On Large Institutions of Power and Individual Service

This topic spawned from some conversation with friends about career paths. As I mentioned earlier, I am a soldier and I’m damn proud to be one. Though the idea of a soldier in my mind is tied much for intimately to my idea of what makes a warrior rather than simply serving under the flag. […]

Finding a National Identity in an Age of Micro-Cultures

As of recent, I’ve encountered some politically and philosophically minded people who have found intriguing ways to bring up interesting and controversial topics. I’ve heard identitarians, nationalists, and libertarian-inclined folk state why their ideologies were seemingly the most sensible way not only to govern a people, but also being more sensible landscapes for individual freedoms […]