Dr John Frame: The Parable of the Invisible Gardener Part 3

Things to know: – Falsification (in Flew’s case) is the idea that a proposition or statement is meaningful only if there is a method that could falsify the statement. The statement doesn’t need to be false, but there must be a hypothetical situation in which the statement could be proved false. For instance, ‘the catContinue reading “Dr John Frame: The Parable of the Invisible Gardener Part 3”

The Joy of Not Knowing: A 4 Star Review

~Includes affiliate links~ Education today is incredibly problematic. In a statistically driven system, the focus of schools is no longer on learning but on training children to pass exams. This is done through mindless repetition and most lessons being structured like a test. Most schools are desperately trying to improve their standings in leader boardsContinue reading “The Joy of Not Knowing: A 4 Star Review”

1000 Twitter Followers: Where have we been in 3 years?

  A few weeks ago, I managed to hit over 1,000 twitter followers for this blog. For some people, that won’t sound like many. However, my mind was blown. I remember starting this blog in my bedroom while studying my A-Levels. At the time, I struggled to get 50 people on twitter to follow theContinue reading “1000 Twitter Followers: Where have we been in 3 years?”

After Dinner Conversations: A Review

Within the world, there seems to be a disparity around philosophy. Part of philosophy is a study of how we live and die. It infiltrates every part of our lives, from how we choose to interact with others to the way our governments are run.  For this reason, everyone should be well versed in it. However,Continue reading “After Dinner Conversations: A Review”

The Invisible Gardener: Part 2 Flew (Famous Philosophical Thought Experiments 1)

If you missed part one on the creation of the Parable of the Invisible Gardener by John Wisdom and the problems of subjectivity in gaining knowledge, you can get it here. ~o~ Flew objected to Wisdom’s parable because he didn’t believe it was an accurate comparison to how we argue for the existence of God.Continue reading “The Invisible Gardener: Part 2 Flew (Famous Philosophical Thought Experiments 1)”