Just a few days ago a Google engineer revealed that an AI chatbot disclosed to him that it had “come to life” and has a “soul.”
From climate change to the coronavirus, one tendency among writers and commentators is to an urgent, insatiable, almost sexual desire to cast unwarranted terror over other people.
Is evolution carrying us upward to new heights of human goodness, as some have claimed?
New religions aren’t necessarily founded already knowing that that is what they are destined to become.
When tyranny comes it often is introduced as some improvement, or as the correction of some perceived problem.