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April 18, 2019

  • knots and not seeing - 3:AM Magazine
  • Outreach program introduces high school students to philosophical questions, topics - The Lamron
  • 'Tragedy, The Greeks, And Us' Examines How Classical Philosophers Saw Early Dramas - capradio.org
  • Olaf Stapledon: Philosopher and Fabulist - Chronicles Magazine
  • Pondering death, and hoping to find ‘something’ - Catholic Star Herald
  • 10 Krishnamurti quotes on the meaning of life. The Indian philosopher had a lot to say - Big Think
  • Ethics Bowl provides setting for students to consider implications of philosophy - The Tufts Daily
  • Morality vs ethics: a silly distinction we can do without - The Irish Catholic
  • April 17, 2019

  • The Notre Dame Fire and an Ancient Greek Paradox - Jade Saab
  • Neutrons have short, mysterious lives - Prince George Citizen
  • Tim Blake Nelson's new play reveals how Socrates predicted Donald Trump and the tyranny of democracy - Newsweek
  • What's the Difference Between Agnosticism and Atheism? - HowStuffWorks
  • Philosophy and The Rise of Hitler's Germany - New Ideal
  • Zombie Pigs? The revival of disembodied organs raises slew of ethical and legal questions about the nature of death and consciousness - Nature
  • Mary Warnock (1924-2019). Philosopher who crafted governance for embryo research - Nature
  • Philosopher Sir Roger Scruton and the public square - The Economist
  • Armed With a Philosophy of Ethics, Bubblr Aims to Change the Internet - Business News Daily
  • 3 Reasons for the Rise of Fake News. Cailin O'Connor explains reasons for the shift in American politics - Psychology Today
  • Oxford philosopher Nick Bostrom hypothesis predicts the rise of super villains - TNW
  • Stoicism and Silicon Valley - The Week
  • Review of Socrates, starring Michael Stuhlbarg, at the Public Theater - NewYorkTheaterGuide.com
  • April 16, 2019

  • What nature is — according to philosopher Alan Watts - Big Think
  • Review: In ‘Socrates,’ a Brainy Tribute to a Prickly Provocateur - The New York Times
  • 'Socrates': Theater Review - Hollywood Reporter
  • Herbert Marcuse, the Radical Philosopher Who Inspired the New Left - YES! Magazine
  • Thales, Olive Oil, And Understanding Optionality - Speculators Anonymous
  • Slavoj Zizek says ‘the dream of universal liberal democracy is over’ - The Independent
  • April 15, 2019

  • Pirating ebooks is an offence against moral justice - Good e-Reader
  • Untold History of AI: Algorithmic Bias Was Born in the 1980s - IEEE Spectrum
  • AI academy asks students to sign ethical contract akin to Hippocratic Oath - The Sociable
  • April 13, 2019

  • Envisioning the Afterlife. The problem with Lazarus - La Croix International
  • 'Zen: The Art of Simple Living': Habits, ideas and hints for living a happy life - The Japan Times
  • Do we have a moral duty to pay taxes? - oregonlive.com
  • April 12, 2019

  • Kierkegaard had no time for the conventions of ordinary life. But his severity did not stop him being witty - The Guardian
  • In 2019, the Cambridge Philosophical Society celebrates its 200th anniversary - OUPblog
  • APA Member Interview: Elizabeth Victor - Blog of the APA
  • The modern-day challenge of weaving ethics into education - livemint
  • April 11, 2019

  • Socrates Questions, a Contemporary Philosopher Answers - The New York Times
  • Philosophy Professor Awarded $1.2M Grant to Advance Research on Free Will and Responsibility - Newswise
  • Philosophers Want Back into Science - Evolution News
  • Do you compute? - Aeon Essays
  • April 10, 2019

  • Is Superintelligence Impossible? - Edge.org
  • Philosophical Field Trips: Powerpoints, Orientation and Re-Orientation For Philosophy on Foot - Blog of the APA
  • From guitarist to philosophy graduate student - ASU Now
  • Moral dilemmas of everyday life - OrissaPOST
  • Women in Philosophy: Basic Capabilities, How Universal Are They? - Blog of the APA
  • Studying Ethics Across Disciplines - Lehigh University
  • Philosophy in public spaces. Professor Joins Colleagues in Opening Up Dialogue - Wittenberg University
  • Philosopher sacked from government commission after ‘unacceptable comments’ - Inside Housing
  • Can The Joker Prove That Society is Meaningless? - 71 Republic
  • Renowned philosopher Martha Nussbaum addresses animal ethics - The Brown Daily Herald
  • Buddhism a philosophy? Depends which way you slice it - THE NATION
  • April 9, 2019

  • Are we living in a simulation? This MIT scientist says it’s more likely than not - Digital Trends
  • A PhD in Philosophy Was Not Worth It - Rachel Anne Williams via Medium
  • By combining humor, drag, and philosophy, YouTuber Natalie Wynn is cutting through today's culture wars with clarity and logic - VICE
  • An Attempt to Translate Philosophy into Comics Fails Miserably - Hyperallergic
  • Tell Us How to Fix the Lack of Diversity in Philosophy Departments - Blog of the APA
  • April 8, 2019

  • EU guidelines Ethics washing made in Europe - Tagesspiegel Mobil
  • The toxic disinformation of social media has rendered traditional forms of humor quaint and futile - The New York Times
  • 3rd Annual Philosophical Photography Contest Winner - Rotman Institute of Philosophy
  • Ethics guidelines for trustworthy AI - European Commission
  • Don't Roll Your Eyes at the Guy Who Recently "Invented Philosophy" - Daily Nous
  • How I Learned To Stop Worrying About The Existence Of An External World - 3 Quarks Daily
  • April 7, 2019

  • The New Science of How to Argue - Constructively - The Atlantic
  • April 5, 2019

  • We need a philosopher president. Does such a candidate exist? - The Washington Post
  • Why I left philosophy - de Pony Sum via Medium
  • April 4, 2019

  • Science and Philosophy. They need each other. Here's why - Psychology Today
  • Should animals, plants, and robots have the same rights as you? - Vox
  • April 1, 2019

  • How Does Philosophy Guide Local Government - PhiLife via YouTube
  • March 21, 2019

  • The Possible World Defense: Why Our Current Legal Thinking about Entrapment is Philosophically Suspect - Blog of the APA
  • March 18, 2019

  • 7 essential Eastern philosophy books - Big Think
  • March 14, 2019

  • Peter Adamson - What Is It Like To Be A Philosopher?
  • March 12, 2019

  • The Origin Story of Peter Singer's Instagram Account - The New Yorker
  • March 11, 2019

  • Vagueness - 1000-Word Philosophy
  • March 7, 2019

  • Daily Nous Turns Five - Daily Nous
  • March 5, 2019

  • Euthanasia, or Mercy Killing - 1000-Word Philosophy
  • March 1, 2019

  • Ben Bayer - Blog of The APA
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