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Two major problems faced by the United States are the war on drugs and the problems of higher education. I will make an [...]
Source: Talking Philosophy || Date : 17 September 2014 | 1:00 pm

My previous essays on alignments have focused on the evil ones (lawful evil, neutral evil and chaotic evil). Patrick Lin [...]
Source: Talking Philosophy || Date : 15 September 2014 | 1:00 pm

In my previous essay, I considered various stock arguments in favor of the claim that we have obligations to people we [...]
Source: Talking Philosophy || Date : 12 September 2014 | 1:00 pm

One of the classic moral problems is the issue of whether or not we have moral obligations to people we do not know.  [...]
Source: Talking Philosophy || Date : 10 September 2014 | 1:00 pm

While in Indonesia in 2011, photographer David Slater’s camera was grabbed by a macaque. While monkey shines are [...]
Source: Talking Philosophy || Date : 8 September 2014 | 1:00 pm

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  • The Backdoor Broadcasting Company has a number of interesting philosophy podcasts on its site, most recently from The University of London’s Institute of Philosophy conference on The Future of Philosophy: Metaphilosophical Directions for the 21st Century. Full archive of philosophy-tagged podcasts is here. Regular readers will I’m sure already be familiar with tpm’s own Baggini’s Philosophy Monthly podcast and the regular iTunes philosophy chart-topper Philosophy Bites.

  • The latest issue of tpm is now in UK shops and with UK subscribers, and will be arriving state-side soon. From December 7th, selected content from the magazine will start to appear on this website. You can subscribe to tpm here.

  • UK based teachers of philosophy A Level or IB may be interested in a series of one-day student conferences at which tpm editor Julian Baggini will be speaking in February and March. More details here.

  • tpm editor Julian Baggini is taking part in a 24-hour squashathon this evening, in aid of The Alzheimers Society. You can support this very worthwhile cause by donating online here. We should point out that Julian will not personally be playing on-stop for 24 hours!

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