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#246 — Police Training & Police Misconduct

Posted by on Apr 16, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Rener Gracie about police procedure and about the special relevance of Brazilian...

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#245 — Can We Talk About Scary Ideas?

Posted by on Apr 12, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Peter Singer, Francesca Minerva, Jeff McMahan about the newly launched Journal of...

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#244 — Food, Climate, and Pandemic Risk

Posted by on Apr 6, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast Sam Harris speaks with Bruce Friedrich and Liz Specht from the Good Food Institute about the way the...

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#243 — A Few Points of Confusion

Posted by on Mar 28, 2021 on libsyn.com

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#242 — Psychedelics and the Self

Posted by on Mar 23, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with James Fadiman about the psychedelic experience. They discuss who should and...

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#241 — Final Thoughts on Free Will

Posted by on Mar 12, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris presents his full argument on the illusoriness of free will—and explores its ethical and...

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#240 — The Boundaries of Self

Posted by on Mar 7, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam speaks with poet David Whyte about his new and on-going series for the Waking Up app, based on his...

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#239 — Yet Another Call from Ricky Gervais

Posted by on Feb 24, 2021 on libsyn.com

Ricky Gervais calls Sam to ask if AI will replace comedians. They also discuss the implications of not having free will and if a chimp has...

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#238 — How to Build a Universe

Posted by on Feb 22, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Frank Wilczek about the fundamental nature of reality. They discuss the difference...

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#237 — Another Call from Ricky

Posted by on Feb 16, 2021 on libsyn.com

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#236 — Rebooting New York City

Posted by on Feb 11, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with mayoral candidate, Andrew Yang, about the future of New York City. SUBSCRIBE to...

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#235 — A Call from Ricky

Posted by on Feb 10, 2021 on libsyn.com

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#234 — The Divided Mind

Posted by on Feb 5, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Iain McGilchrist about the differences between the right and left hemispheres of...

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#233 — The Groves of Misinformation

Posted by on Feb 1, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Zeynep Tufekci about the problem of misinformation and group-think. They discuss...

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#232 — Inequality and Revolution

Posted by on Jan 26, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Jack Goldstone about the rise in social inequality and political instability in the...

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#231 — Crossing the Abyss

Posted by on Jan 17, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with General Stanley McChrystal and Chris Fussell about the radicalization of the far...

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#230 — An Insurrection of Lies

Posted by on Jan 11, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris discusses two dangerous misconceptions about the siege of the Capitol. SUBSCRIBE to gain access...

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#229 — A Few Thoughts for a New Year

Posted by on Jan 5, 2021 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris analyzes a few disturbing trends and shares his hopes for 2021. SUBSCRIBE to gain access to all...

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#228 — Doing Good

Posted by on Dec 14, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Will MacAskill about how to do the most good in the world. They discuss the...

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#227 — Knowing the Mind

Posted by on Dec 7, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Stephen Laureys interviews Sam Harris about meditation practice and the scientific study of the mind. They...

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