A Lighthouse Upon a Hill: In Defense of Philosophers

“All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.” ~ Galileo

When you you have a maintenance or repair problem in your home, you call a contractor. When you want to get serious about losing weight, you join a gym or hire a personal fitness specialist. When you need help with a subject at school, you get tutoring. Whenever we debate some policy point, we consult subject matter experts. So why is it when it comes to so many aspects of our lives we are ready and…