How Metaphors Can Illuminate Neuroscience

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In this interview, John Kaag speaks with Mark Johnson about how the philosophy of metaphors threatens the foundations of analytical philosophy and has made waves far beyond it, the link between Mark’s work in … Read more…

How to Organize Private Prison Divestment

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by Janice Dowell When prisons disappear human beings in order to convey the illusion of solving social problems, penal infrastructures must be created to accommodate … Read more…

How a hackneyed romantic ideal is used to stigmatise polyamory

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by Carrie Jenkins There’s no longer anything unusual about wanting an open relationship. Many who consider themselves progressive about sex, gender, love and relationships know … Read more…

If Aquinas is a philosopher then so are the Islamic theologians

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by Peter Adamson Maybe I’m just an optimist, but I think people today mostly acknowledge the importance and originality of philosophy in the Islamic world. … Read more…

Owning Ourselves (IAI Video)

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“My body, my choice” has been the rallying cry for social justice movements around the world, since in an equitable and just world we are … Read more…

The Good, the Bad, and the Controversial (Video)

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We all want to do the right thing. But from suicide bombers to Catholic priests, we have never been able to agree on what the … Read more…