- There’s a story about the painting behind the podcast that uses literature to explore philosophy — Jennifer Frey (South Carolina) explains
- “We do not believe that campuses are experiencing a unique crisis” but there’s a concern that “our bedrock faith in free speech… could give way” — from the PEN America report on campus speech
- “The dinosaurs did not go entirely extinct after all” — Joyce C. Havstad (Oakland) on how to handle scientific disagreement
- What is the most democratic way to solve the Brexit crisis? — answers from several philosophers, political theorists, and others
- “Applied Ethics April” begins — a series of guest posts and discussions at PEA Soup
- A smart, witty, and moving video that engages honestly with concerns some people have about trans women — “Gender Critical” by Natalie Wynn / ContraPoints
- Internet memes “afford us an entry point into thinking about communities, solidarity, performance, practice, and meaning” — Simon Evnine (Miami) explains
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