The Façade of China’s Robotic Wisdom

The myopia of Chinese prudence and the necessity of nonrational ideals

Image by denis pan, from Unsplash

I recall that when I was a kid I once saw a cool-looking robot toy in a hobby store, and I begged my father to buy it for me. The small, plastic robot was gray and blue and was encased in a box that had a plastic window in front so you could see the enticing toy. My dad obliged and…

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Benjamin Cain

Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.