Ethics and Contemporary Politics: Trump Junior’s Emails and the Rule of Law

By Claire Finkelstein With the release last week of Donald Trump Junior’s emails, from which the public learned that he enthusiastically embraced the offer of … Read more…

Philosophy in the Contemporary World: Do Antifascist Protests Help the Far Right?

By Shane McDonnell Proper societal organization relies on effective decision making processes. These processes influence our places of work, local communities, education, health services, and … Read more…

Philosophy in the Contemporary World: Sounds of Silence, or Are We Responsible for What We Avoid Saying?

By Elisabeth Camp Recent testimony by James Comey and Jeff Sessions before the Senate Intelligence Committee offers fertile terrain for anyone interested in the nuances … Read more…

Philosophy in the Contemporary World: Lessons from Aristotle about Truthfulness

By Alexander Bearden President Donald Trump has been called many things. But one scarcely noted label is what’s most obvious—President Trump boasts. He’s a braggart … Read more…