Voltaire (1694-1778)

Jared Spears looks at the cometary career of a celebrity
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Tu Weiming

Tu Weiming is a philosophy professor at Harvard University and Chair of the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University. He is an ethicist and is one of the leading lights of New
Tu Weiming is a philosophy professor at Harvard University and Chair of the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University. He is an ethicist and is one of the leading lights of New [More]

To Be Or Not To Be, What Is The Answer?

The following responses to Hamlet’s big question each win a random
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Epicureanism: The Original Party School

A comic by Corey Mohler about the inevitable anguish of living a brief life in an absurd
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Epicurus For Today

Luke Slattery argues that the ancient philosophy of the Garden offers an attractive answer to some of the challenges of the modern
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A Golden Manifesto, Part II

Mary Midgley continues her recollection of a golden age of female
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Spinoza’s Metaphysics & Its Relevance For Science Today

Zoran Vukadinovic thinks Spinoza could help us with our
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The Private Lives Of Rocks

Jon David thinks about the view that everything has
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