Baggini himself appears to be an advocate of moral truths
and suggests restoring faith in the value and possibility of truth
as a social enterprise.
In a season of truths
, we are called to become more politically engaged and more critical.
This little cute story teaches us that truth
is the greatest weapon one can wield with great effect.
Which properties besides truth
itself can play the truth
This, however, does not mean that everyone has a set of exceptionally own truths
(in such case the possibility of human dialogue would be highly questionable).
regime" is a much used but little theorized concept, with the Foucauldian literature presupposing that truth
in modernity is uniformly scientific/ quasi-scientific and enhances power.
Catholic Matters: Confusion, Controversy, and the Splendor of Truth
WRITTEN BY Richard John Neuhaus PUBLISHED BY Basic Books, New York, 2006, ISBN: 978-0-465-04935-6, Hardcover, pp.
According to Badiou, there are three ways to betray the Event: disavowal, trying to follow old patterns as if nothing had happened; false imitation of the event of truth
; and a direct "ontologization" of the event of truth
, that is, its reduction to a new positive order of being.
Moral intelligence requires use of the prima facie concept, but it also requires the discipline to remain true to the greater truth
in a difficult situation.
Swift and Chabon make truth
claims only to encourage us to question them, whereas frauds like Wilkomirski depend on keeping their lies a secret.
Compounding the suffocating strangeness of the growing interpenetrability of fact and fiction, truth
and dare, is Judith's nearly obsessive desire to use Francois himself to play the prime suspect in her film.
It isn't love to discard truths
that the faith holds are crucial to one's eternal salvation.