Regina Rini joins us today to discuss why we might be disturbed when we learn about the role that psychology plays in our moral decision-making.
The philosopher Benjamin Lipscomb joins the show to discuss the unique friendship and work of four women who changed the face of moral philosophy.
Before Jana Mohr Lone was a philosopher, she was a lawyer who worked with children. Now she uses philosophy to empower young people.
On today’s episode of Examining Ethics, the philosopher C. Thi Nguyen explores the relationship of trust we form with the technology we use.
Games designer Kat Schrier joins the show to explain that ethics educators can use games to build deeply immersive and rewarding learning experiences.
C. Thi Nguyen argues that while transparency might root out public corruption, it also has a sort of chilling effect on the work itself.
Philanthropy expert Shariq Ahmed Siddiqui joins us on the show today to explain that the ethics of giving is a lot more complicated than we think.
Philosopher Alison Bailey is on the show to discuss what she calls "the weight of whiteness" and the reasons white people need to sit with and explore it.
Candice Delmas explains that the very reasons that we have to follow the law in society can also mean we should to break the law in unjust societies.
Sheron Fraser-Burgess explains how educators can take principles from deliberative democracy and apply them to a classroom setting to discuss ethics.
Our guest today, professor of law Ekow Yankah, argues that police power is often deployed in a misguided attempt to solve deep economic and social problems.
The Pacific Crest Trail is fertile ground for reflecting on philosophical puzzles and questions about nature and ethics for our guest Martin Bunzl.
Allison Wolf explains how feminism, and its focus on oppression, can shed light on the problem of justice and immigration ethics.
Philosopher Noami Zack argues that identity politics has no place in the government and offers an alternative vision for the future of America.
The philosopher and political scientist Candice Delmas is on the show to help us understand civil disobedience, and its potential value to society.
Care impacts all of our lives intimately. Here to discuss the ethics of care with us is Maurice Hamington, a professor at Portland State University whose work on care spans decades.
On today's podcast, Dr. Govind Persad–an expert in bioethics–argues that legislators should think through more equitable options for distributing vaccines.
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.