Items tagged “Philosophy”
Reasons to ‘Stop Being Reasonable’ with Philosopher Eleanor Gordon-Smith
When we have debates about things that have high stakes for us, people on both sides often lift the standards for what counts as good and reliable evidence. This can result in us…
Peter Singer’s Guide to Flexible Veganism and Effective Altruism on Uncommon Sense
Is it right to eat meat? Should we give to charity? World renowned philosopher and bioethicist Peter Singer joins Uncommon Sense to discuss these issues in detail. Peter is a utilitarian, which means…
How Crossing Communities Can Help You Break out of Your Online Echo Chamber
Finding your news from three different sources is the new five fruit and veg a day, but hitting your intake isn’t as easy as coming home and making a fancy salad.