Deus Ex Machina

"This is the generation of the great LEVIATHAN, or rather, to speak more reverently of that mortal god, to which we own under the immortal God, our peace and defense." -Thomas Hobbes: Leviathan

February 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Doth Violence a Citizen Make? On National Service and the “True” Singaporean

Seeing the debate on National Service as defining the “true” Singaporean, I find the idea that our communal identity is constituted by our training into violence and warfare to be … Continue reading

February 19, 2013 · 7 Comments

On Premarital sex and Moral Luck; Righteousness as the Gift of God

Or do you not know that he who is joined to a prostitute becomes one body with her? For, as it is written, “The two will become one flesh.” 1 Corinthians … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Random Thought on Slut Walk

The more I think about it, the more absurd the premise of Slut Walk seems to be. Their fundamental premise is that the police and law system is omnipotent, and … Continue reading

February 2, 2013 · Leave a comment