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A reading list in honor of the radical philosopher’s birthday.
The Institute for Social Research was founded one hundred years ago. We ignore its prescient theorists at our peril.
Jana Bacevic, Peter Vickers

Despite debates about scientific certainty, we do not need 100 percent consensus on a scientific claim to accept it as true. 

Nathalie Etoke, Lewis Gordon

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

Panashe Chigumadzi, Cornel West

When Desmond Tutu reconciled African theology and Black theology.

Johanna Winant

Reflecting on three monumental works of modernism—James Joyce's Ulysses, T. S. Eliot's The Waste Land, and Ludwig Wittgenstein's Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus—a hundred years on.

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The crypto exchange’s spectacular failure is the product of a bankrupt corporate culture.
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Join us as we welcome twelve philosophers to discuss everything from bureaucracy and gender to Black existential freedom and beyond. 

Paisley Currah and 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?

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Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in Philosophy at the University of Chicago.

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