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Part 19: Leibniz the Optimist

My latest video (released totally out of order and not intended to necessarily be watched in order) is titled: Leibniz the Optimist. It covers Leibniz’s posthumous attacks by Voltaire in the Candide, but looked at from a wider historical perceptive. This wider perspective gets into Newton’s personal religious views and how they influenced his war […]