Meena Krishnamurthy is a philosopher whose recent work explores the value of political emotions in Martin Luther King Jr.’s writing and activism.
Michael McCullough joins the podcast to discuss the difficult questions around the evolution and development of human kindness and morality.
Brandon Warmke, one of the authors of book Moral Grandstanding: The Use and Abuse of Moral Talk, discusses the importance of moral discourse.
Ashley C. Ford is on the show to discuss her thoughts on–and the ethics of–self-love, relationships and family. Her memoir, Somebody's Daughter, is out now.
On the show today are two philosophers who explore a disorder known as Scrupulosity, a condition in which people are obsessive about morality.
On today's show we hear from Chris Robichaud and Thomas Wartenberg, two professors committed to bringing moral philosophy to young learners.
Neuroscientist Joshua Greene is on the podcast to explain how our brains make moral decisions and why this matters in morality amongst groups of people.
Beth Benedix joins the podcast to discuss how our encounters with each other and with the stories we tell affect the way we think through ethics.
On today's podcast, Beth Benedix discusses her book Ghost Writer (A Story about Telling a Story) and the ethics of narrative.
On today's podcast, philosopher Alison Bailey explains exactly what epistemic pushback is, and discusses the ways it slows down classroom conversations.
On this podcast, the philosopher Christopher Preston explores the ethics of technologies that have the potential to radically reshape the world.
Care work can be physically and emotionally complex. Philosopher Joel Reynolds is on the podcast to discuss the ethics of care.
Robin Zheng is on the podcast to discuss her fascinating theory about the relationship between individual responsibility and structural injustice.
On today’s show philosopher Briana Toole explores the idea that your identity has the power to help influence the kinds of knowledge you have access to.
We’re looking at some of the unquestioned assumptions around the ethics of banning books with professor of information science Emily J. Knox.
We talk to philosopher Adam Moore to learn about some of the most important ethical issues related to intellectual property.
Philosopher Elizabeth Anderson explains that the way people went about moral inquiry over two hundred years ago holds important lessons for us today.
Philosopher Emily McWilliams explains the connections between the MeToo movement and the philosophical concept known as hermeneutical injustice.
The philosopher Preston Werner joins the podcast to defend an idea called moral perception, the notion that we are able to perceive, or feel, morality.
We're exploring the ethics of forgiveness with philosopher Myisha Cherry, with a focus on convincing victims from marginalized communities to forgive.
We’re talking about the weird world of moral philosophy on this episode with the philosopher and ethicist Emily McWilliams.
Meaningful conversations require active listeners. Krista Tippett joins us to share her insight into the ethics of listening.