Epistemocracy: If Leaders Knew the Limitations of Their Knowledge

By Mason Mohon | @mohonofficial

The human mind is a powerful machine. Its capabilities for knowledge has given us the wonders of modern medicine, ever-advancing technology, and beautiful arts that we admire almost constantly. Its cognitive abilities dwarf those of nearly every animal on Earth. The capabilities for creativity and individualized abstract thinking set humanity apart even from our most advanced machines.

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Beware The Confident ‘Thinker’

By Mason Mohon | @mohonofficial

The more you know, the more you realize you don’t know. – Aristotle

There are people in this world who walk around, touting their political and philosophical¬†beliefs like nobody’s business. They act smart, and at first glance seem smart. It is as if they have absorbed the knowledge of a wise teacher and wish to dissipate the newfound knowledge into the populace.

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