A Letter to Aristotle

A Letter to Aristotle - January 24, 2010 Dear Mr.Aristotle,...

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January 24, 2010 Dear Mr.Aristotle, I respect and appreciate your ideas and I agree with what millions of people all over the world say about you, and that is that you are one of the four Greatest Philosophers of all time. You are referred to as a “Genius”. However, I respectfully disagree with your ideas on Ethical and Political thought and especially find the doctrine of “The Golden Mean” wherein the right path lies in moderation applicable justly to real-life situations. Your philosophies have been adopted by millions all over the world and survived the trails of changing times and scenario. However, with all due respect, I would like to state that I tend to disagree with your doctrine of men naturally ruling over women and excluding women from the political sphere. According to your philosophy, men tend to be more rational than women on basis of natural distinctions and hence for the establishment of a proper state, it is necessary that men rule over women since they are more rational. In other words, women are less capable of logic and reason,
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