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Philosophy in the News (7)

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PPN Mentioned in this TruthOut.org Article

Hi all- I just wanted to post this article that I wrote about the Diverse Lineages of Existentialism conference in which I gave a little sh…

Started by Danielle M. LaSusa

0 Aug 28, 2014

This Sunday! Next episode of WHY? Radio - "Should there be national standards for education?" with Michael Apple

This Sunday! Next episode of WHY? Radio - "Should there be national standards for education?" with Michael Apple https://www.facebook.com

Started by Michelle Bonapace

0 Sep 6, 2013

Regular NYTimes column "The Stone" often has good stuff

All contributors are philosophers but the column is written for a general audience. Here's a recent one on addiction: http://opinionator.bl

Started by Nancy Matchett

0 Jun 15, 2012

"What Do Organisms Mean?" - By Stephen Talbott in The New Atlantis

A great article discussing biologists' widespread use of the language of "being" and their inability to explicitly deal with the language d…

Started by Christopher L. Moore

0 Dec 19, 2011

Check it out! Great Chronicle article about public philosophy and the PPN conference

http://chronicle.com/article/Philosophers-Put-Their-Minds/130066/

Started by Eric Thomas Weber

0 Dec 15, 2011

"Philosophy as a Necessity"

Here is a link to a really great story from NPR's "All Things Considered" about the importance of philosophy at various levels. The valuati…

Started by Cori Wong

3 Sep 14, 2011
Reply by Nick Tanchuk

The New Humanism (NYT)

An opinion piece about "The New Humanism" ran in the New York Times on March, 7, 2011.  The text is also pasted below.   Though the essay c…

Started by Cori Wong

0 Mar 8, 2011

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