It is more important than ever that we understand how scientists translate their technical understanding into something actionable for the public.
Non-interference from the government isn’t enough to guarantee free speech, but it’s still the best we can do.
The problem with higher education is deeper than the withdrawal of support under
neoliberal regimes, it is the role education plays in maintaining the ideology of meritocracy.
Can all jobs be automated? When we think about the question in its most abstract form, we are forced to question assumptions about labor and ourselves.
A powerful and prevalent critique of veganism is the idea that it, its methods, or its impact are racist. But does the critique work?
Harry Frankfurt's essay "On Bullshit" isn't actually very good.
A different type of voter guide
When I discuss open relationships with people, after initial uneasiness, I usually hear some variation of “I don’t have any problem with open relationships as a concept. It just isn’t for me.”
I want to show why that is wrong. Open relationships are for everybody.
The words ‘clear’ and ‘unclear’ are the primary descriptive and evaluative adjectives in our philosophical discourse. They can be used in almost any context. Yet philosophers don't really know what it means.