Articles tagged with philosophy

Paisley Currah Robin Dembroff

Trans-inclusive policies are essential, but efforts to establish them must not lose sight of the structural oppressions that trans people face. 

Kieran Setiya Anil Gomes

Where is the line between professional philosophy and self-help? And how did we end up with this stark divide?

Chris Blattman

To discern why we fight, we should ask why we do not.

Lynne Segal Kate Soper Anthony Morgan

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.

Visual artwork showing abstract, bubble-like shapes of gold, blue, and purple
Kate Soper

Final response: A “greened” economy is still a capitalist one.

Nanjala Nyabola

The critique of capitalism must take precedence over the critique of consumption.

Jayati Ghosh

The distribution of gains is more important than GDP.

Will Rinehart

Doing less is not enough. We have to do more, and we have to do it better.

Jackson Lears

Conservation implies a new way of life.