The Revelation of a Dramatic Ending…

Rongqing Dai Life is full of dramatic surprises, which sometimes might drive us dizzy. Nonetheless, the truth always lies behind all the dazzling and tricky illusions. This morning I received an email from a professional philosophical journal to decline my submission of the article “The End of One of the Biggest Illusions” with the following… Continue reading The Revelation of a Dramatic Ending…

Response to the Radical Philosophy Journal

Rongqing Dai My article “The End of One of the Biggest Illusions”[1] is declined by the journal of Radical Philosophy (url: The following is the email of decline (Please forgive her typo for the name of their journal): Dear Rongqing Dai, Many thanks for your submission to Radical Philosopy. I am afraid, however, that… Continue reading Response to the Radical Philosophy Journal

The Madness of Isms

Rongqing Dai Ism is a useful narrative vehicle for abstractly signifying characteristic ideas that are related to various cultural mentalities, political views, or philosophical theories. However, like many other good and useful tools in life, the convenience brought forth by ism could also cause its abusive use, which could then not only smear the original… Continue reading The Madness of Isms

One Ignored Cause for the Philosophical Decline

Rongqing Dai, Ph.D. For the past half a decade, I have conducted an extensive and in-depth diagnosis for why the mainstream philosophy (which was once called the queen of the civilization) has declined so much (as noticed by Heidegger and Hawking), and figured out many causes for this to happen, including various special aspects of… Continue reading One Ignored Cause for the Philosophical Decline

The Answer to “What Is Philosophy?”

Rongqing Dai Abstract Philosophy has been labeled by some scholars as a subject to answer big questions, such as “Who are we?”, “Where are we from?”, “Can we know anything?”, and more. But this becomes problematic because of lacking a consensus. Different people would consider different questions as essential to the subject of philosophy, but… Continue reading The Answer to “What Is Philosophy?”

The True Nature of Science

Rongqing Dai Abstract The miraculous success of modern sciences in the past a few centuries has instigated the exaggeration about what science is really about, which has often negatively impacted the harmony of human civilization by devaluing other important cultural ingredients such as philosophy, when science is incorrectly placed in the positions of others. In… Continue reading The True Nature of Science

2nd Order Philosophy

Rongqing Dai Background Human civilization is now suffering the widespread political and economic crises all over the world due to the collective confusion caused by various extreme worldviews, extreme life views, and extreme religious views. With the ever stronger capacity to cultivate nature, to produce goods, to fend off the beasts and catastrophes, and to… Continue reading 2nd Order Philosophy