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Articles in Philosophy & Religion tagged with Politics

Lewis Gordon, Nathalie Etoke

In the Black existentialist tradition, freedom lies in the constant struggle for liberation.

Anthony Morgan, Kate Soper, Lynne Segal

Feminist philosophers Kate Soper and Lynne Segal discuss the unsustainable obsession with economic growth and consider what it might look like if we all worked less.

Rachel Fraser

Epiphanies can prompt us to view the world differently, a new book contends. But they are no substitute for ethical and political debate.

Silvia Ivani, Catarina Dutilh Novaes

Building public trust requires far more than the conveyance of facts and instruction in scientific thinking.

Matthew Cole

Democratic theory points to two problems: unjust concentrations of power and a flawed theory of knowledge.

Lori Gruen, Alice Crary

The systems that harm animals go hand in hand with systems that harm humans. Combating them requires inter-species solidarity.

Teresa M. Bejan
Amidst growing suspicion that equality talk is cheap, a new book explains where egalitarianism went wrong—and what it still has to offer.
Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò
Racial redress should be modeled on the global anticolonial tradition of worldbuilding.
Agnes Callard

Knowing takes radical collaboration: an openness to being persuaded as much as an eagerness to persuade.

Esmat Elhalaby
Attempts to cast Said as the consummate New York intellectual miss the point that his milieu was one of global, and specifically Palestinian, anticolonial struggle.