How Can You Teach Them to Be Men?

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Transman is raising two boys—as a solo transgender man. Here is what he says to people who don’t think he can raise sons since he is not a ‘real’ man.

Protecting the Common Good

The last Polar Bear

Dr. Guy McPherson believes that if humanity is measured in its ability to protect the common good, we’re failing.

Philosophical Revelations At The Gym

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I never thought I’d be quoting Socrates between pushups and lunges.

The Unrevealed Soul

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The unexamined life, and what it means for the world around you.

On Climate Change & Collective Courage

Courage

Courage is the only way we can save ourselves from ourselves

If Good is Common Good, We are Failing

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Our actions are poorly matched to pursuit of the common good.

Climate Change is a Social Justice Issue

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Our species is threatened. How will we respond?

The Measure of a Man in the Digital Age

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I contemplate the tracks of my peers as technology and personhood become more intertwined.

The Four Types of Men: Part II – The Philosopher

Martin Luther King Jr.

These days, our philosophers are comedians, writers, religious leaders, professors, and teachers. People today don’t respect classical philosophers like they used to. I think it’s a shame, because there are a lot of admirable traits to The Philosopher.

Human Equality: An Allegory

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Lori Day writes a Dystopian allegory in a quest for understanding how to talk about equality.