A forum for contemporary philosophers and other thinkers on issues both timely and timeless. The series moderator is Simon Critchley, who teaches philosophy at The New School for Social Research in New York.
Our job is to persuade by argument, not by wielding influence.
We are in a deep spiritual crisis that can’t be relieved by politics, or philosophy.
His new film exhibits — perhaps surprisingly — a genuine moral pathos.
A loss to Chinese authoritarianism would set a frightening precedent for the world.
The global struggle to stop violence against women and the struggle for human equality are linked.
It should be no surprise that humans cannot sustain it.
ICE is not the SS or the Gestapo. But it has concerning similarities.
The founding fathers weren’t talking about personal wellness.
A mild traumatic brain injury forced me to question where the “I” in my identity truly lies.
We will develop new worlds and beings with powers greater than our own. How do we maximize them for good?