Tag: meaning of life

  • Plato’s Cave: The Illusion of Affluence

    This was the topic of a paper I wrote in January 2024 for a philosophy class. Shortly after finishing the paper, it occured to me that Plato’s Cave allegory can be used to explain a great many of the perceptual and prioritization problems that humanity has developed in the post-Enlightenment centuries, particularly in the wake…