October 2014

Philosophy as Therapy

A lot of philosophers I know need therapy.  I can’t think of too many I know I would want to be my therapist, however.  What do philosophers know about therapy?  But leave philosophers aside for a minute.  How about philosophy itself?

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Freedom, Blame, and Resentment

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Corporations and the Future of Democracy

Our topic this week is Corporations and the Future of Democracy.  That title suggests that corporations are a potential threat to democracy.  So we should start off by getting clear on what exactly a corporation is, and how it might threaten democracy.

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