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A Podcast where philosophy and real-world issues collide
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Episode 044: Laura Pérez on Seeing Corruption

February 11, 2019 - 16:58

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Laura Pérez about visual experiences and social institutions, how is corruption inherent in our visual experiences, corruption and authenticity, and so much more. 

Episode 043: Serena Parekh on Refugees

February 11, 2019 - 16:52

Myisha Cherry chats with Serena Parekh about refugees and statelessness, the harms of statelessness, our ethical obligations, and so much more.

Episode 042: Kathryn Norlock on Complaining & Shaming

February 11, 2019 - 16:45

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Kathryn Norlock about complaining, its prohibitions, what it does, how to do it well, its connection to shaming, and so much more.

Episode 041: Yolonda Wilson on Health Justice

February 11, 2019 - 16:39

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Yolonda Wilson about health disparities, factors that contribute to it, race, class, and medical treatment, health justice, and so much more.   

Episode 040: Erin Tarver on Sports and Identity

February 11, 2019 - 16:34

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Erin Tarver about sports fandom, hero worship vs mascotting, the logics of white supremacy and misogyny in sports, and so much more. 

Episode 039: Kris Sealey on Bad Faith

February 11, 2019 - 16:26

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Kris Sealey about decolonialism, the role of the stereotype, Bad Faith's subversive potential, and so much more. 

Episode 038: Carrie Jenkins on Love & Happiness

February 11, 2019 - 16:10

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Carrie Jenkins about the nature of love and happiness, can you have one without the other, what is love-crafting in private and public, and so much more. 

Episode 037: Michele Moody-Adams on Monuments & Memorials

February 11, 2019 - 16:03

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Michele Moody-Adams about monuments and memorials, their similarities and differences, arguments for their destruction, the democratic possibilities of both, and so much more.

Episode 036: Colleen Murphy on Reconciliation

February 11, 2019 - 15:58

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Colleen Murphy about reconciliation, its connection with forgiveness, its role in transitional justice, and so much more. 

Episode 035: Kate Manne on HIMpathy

February 11, 2019 - 15:50

Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher Kate Manne about over-sympathy for men, its connection to misogyny, why women are prone to it, some strategies to resist it, and so much more.