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The Badlands Politics & Philosophy Podcast

The Badlands

A group of trained philosophers explore the philosophical dimensions of contemporary politics, and make the case for progressive politics.

Recent Episodes

43 - Property Rights As A Social ConstructOctober 25, 2019 Episode artwork 42 - Is There A Natural Right To Property?October 11, 2019 Episode artwork 41 - The Right to Representation and the Global CitizenSeptember 20, 2019 Episode artwork 40 - Making Sense of the Census: The Right to Count vs. the Right to VoteSeptember 06, 2019 Episode artwork 39 - Is It Actually Obvious That We Should Deport Violent Criminal Immigrants?August 23, 2019 Episode artwork 38 - What’s Wrong With Partisan Gerrymandering? Pt. 2: The Complications of ProportionalityAugust 02, 2019 Episode artwork 37 - What's Wrong With Partisan Gerrymandering? Pt. 1July 26, 2019 Episode artwork 36- Is the General Public Epistemically Screwed?July 12, 2019 Episode artwork 35 - When Experts Misinform: Conflicts of Interest, Bad Faith, and Research Blind SpotsJuly 05, 2019 Episode artwork 34 - The Philosophy of Elizabeth Warren pt. 2: Crises of Democracy, Foreign PolicyJune 28, 2019 Episode artwork 33 - The Philosophy of Elizabeth Warren pt. 1: Warren's Economic PhilosophyMay 24, 2019 Episode artwork 32 - The Housing Crisis in Nashville with Sarah ImranMay 17, 2019 Episode artwork 31 - The Sad State of U.S. Happiness, Social Media, Big Data, and AddictionMay 03, 2019 Episode artwork 30 - World Happiness in 2019: Results, Explanation, Political Engagement, Prosocial BehaviorApril 26, 2019 Episode artwork 29 - On The Economic and Political Ramifications of a Democratic EconomyApril 19, 2019 Episode artwork 28 - Richard Wolff’s Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism” pt. 2April 12, 2019 Episode artwork 27 - The College Admissions ScandalMarch 22, 2019 Episode artwork 26 - Richard Wolff’s "Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism” pt. 1March 15, 2019 Episode artwork 25 - Suzy Killmister On the Socially Constructed Human and the Foundations of Human RightsMarch 08, 2019 Episode artwork 24 - The Philosophy of Work pt. 3: Is Being Hardworking A Virtue or a Vice?March 01, 2019 Episode artwork 23 - The Philosophy of Work pt. 2: Total-Work Minds, Total-Work LivesFebruary 22, 2019 Episode artwork 22 - The Philosophy of Work pt. 1: On Survival, Enhancement, and PurposeFebruary 15, 2019 Episode artwork 21 - Are Progressives Luddites? Pt. 2: The Threat of the AI Automation RevolutionFebruary 08, 2019 Episode artwork 20 - Is Kamala Harris Proposing A Universal Basic Income? Yeah Nah.February 01, 2019 Episode artwork 19 - Roundtable: Progressives for President in 2020? Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Tulsi GabbardJanuary 25, 2019 Episode artwork