Albert Camus’ The Plague

(Note. I first published this piece exactly one year ago. Since the pandemic continues, I thought it worth a reprint.) Albert Camus (1913 – 1960) was a French author and philosopher who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. His novel The Plague has recently garnered much worldwide attention due to the pandemic of … Continue reading Albert Camus’ The Plague

“Critical Thinking & COVID-19: Straw Person, Steel Person, and Just Kidding”

“Critical Thinking & COVID-19: Straw Person, Steel Person, and Just Kidding” by Professor Michael LaBossiere. (Reprinted with permission) During a White House press briefing President Trump expressed interest in injecting disinfectants as a treatment for COVID-19. In response, medical experts and the manufacturers of Lysol warned the public against this. Trump’s defenders adopted two main strategies.