Philosophy Ripped From The Headlines!
Issue #4, December 2017: US Politics, Animal Minds, & Refugees
Dear Philosopher or Philosophically-Minded Person,
Do you ever think about the larger philosophical implications of contemporary events and issues, especially when reading newspapers, journals, or blogs?
— Of course you do: but then what?
What if you were able to convert your thinking DIRECTLY into something you were able to use for TEACHING PHILOSOPHY, for PHILOSOPHY DISCUSSION GROUPS, and for inspiring-&-guiding INDIVIDUAL PHILOSOPHICAL REFLECTION?
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- BORDERS AND IMMIGRATION
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- CULTURAL CONFLICT,
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- FREE SPEECH WARS,
and of ISSUE #3, NOVEMBER 2017, featuring articles and follow-up thoughts on–
- GUN VIOLENCE,
In this month’s issue, ISSUE #4, DECEMBER 2017, we feature articles and follow-ups on–
- US POLITICS, ANIMAL MINDS, & REFUGEES
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