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Does the Enlightenment Need Defending?

Steven Pinker and Homi Bhabha discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of the Enlightenment

Steven Pinker
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Alternative Hedonism

Environmentalism can aim for both a ‘simpler’ and more pleasurable post-consumerist life

Kate Soper
The Philosophy of the Everyday
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How To Escape Fear: An Interview With Martha Nussbaum

The philosopher discusses the role of emotion in building democracy

Paula Erizanu & David Maclean
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Diogenes the Cynic vs Elon Musk

What wisdom could the great Cynic offer to our modern-day Alexander?

Massimo Pigliucci
The Philosophy of the Everyday
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How Mesut Özil's Resignation Exposes Europe's Crisis Of Citizenship

Ozil's saga reveals vicious hypocrisies about integration and citizenship

David Papineau
The Philosophy of the Everyday
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How To Understand a World Run By Bad Boys

An Interview with Realist Stephen Walt on the Post-Hobbesian World Order

Paula Erizanu
The Philosophy Behind the News

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Beard vs Taleb: Scientism and the Nature of Historical Inquiry

How a Twitter row on diversity in Roman Britain became a masterclass in the dangers of scientism

Massimo Pigliucci
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Why Philosophy Matters

To celebrate World Philosophy Day 2017, we asked philosophers why it's important to them

IAI News Editorial Staff
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Hawking, Dawkins, Einstein: Are Celebrity Scientists Just Memes?

An interview with philosopher of science Philip Kitcher on popular science, its benefits and costs

Philip Kitcher
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The Failure of Patriarchy

Outlining a vision for a just, equitable and socialist society, and how to achieve it.

Finn Mackay
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10 Soviet Philosophers You Should Know

For the centenary of the Russian revolution, we've listed the USSR's forgotten thinkers

Paula Erizanu
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Gaia and the City

Urban solutions to overpopulation: James Lovelock in conversation with Crispin Tickell.

James Lovelock

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How To Escape Fear: An Interview With Martha Nussbaum

The philosopher discusses the role of emotion in building democracy

Paula Erizanu & David Maclean
IAI Thinkers

Diogenes the Cynic vs Elon Musk

What wisdom could the great Cynic offer to our modern-day Alexander?

Massimo Pigliucci
The Philosophy of the Everyday

How Mesut Özil's Resignation Exposes Europe's Crisis Of Citizenship

Ozil's saga reveals vicious hypocrisies about integration and citizenship

David Papineau
The Philosophy of the Everyday

How To Understand a World Run By Bad Boys

An Interview with Realist Stephen Walt on the Post-Hobbesian World Order

Paula Erizanu
The Philosophy Behind the News

Do You Have to Kill to Be a Murderer?

In Alabama, you can get convicted for a crime you didn't commit. Kant would be furious

Zachary Hoskins
The Philosophy of the Everyday
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Steven Pinker & Homi Bhabha

Does the Enlightenment Need Defending?

Steven Pinker and Homi Bhabha discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of the Enlightenment

Steven Pinker
Interview

Alternative Hedonism

Environmentalism can aim for both a ‘simpler’ and more pleasurable post-consumerist life

Kate Soper
The Philosophy of the Everyday

The Universal Basic Income: For the Sceptics

Why basic income is a necessary step towards building a society fit for the 21st century

Guy Standing
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Hawking, Dawkins, Einstein: Are Celebrity Scientists Just Memes?

An interview with philosopher of science Philip Kitcher on popular science, its benefits and costs

Philip Kitcher

Laughing and Crying About the Second World War

Remembering the war in Russia, Germany and Britain should involve reflecting on the groups that are demonized today

Catherine Brown
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