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#217 — The New Religion of Anti-Racism

Posted by on Sep 17, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with John McWhorter about race, racism, and “anti-racism” in America. They discuss how...

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#216 — September 3, 2020

Posted by on Sep 3, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Graeme Wood about the breakdown of social order in the U.S. They discuss the recent...

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#215 — August 21, 2020

Posted by on Aug 21, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with David Miliband about his work with the International Rescue Committee. They discuss...

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#214 — August 13, 2020

Posted by on Aug 13, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Siddhartha Mukherjee about our ongoing failure to adequately respond to the...

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#213 — The Worst Epidemic

Posted by on Aug 3, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Gabriel Dance about the global epidemic of child sexual abuse. They discuss how...

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#212 — July 29, 2020

Posted by on Jul 29, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Kathryn Paige Harden about public controversy over group differences in traits like...

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#211 — The Nature of Human Nature

Posted by on Jul 17, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Robert Plomin about the role that DNA plays in determining who we are. They discuss...

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#210 — The Logic of Doomsday

Posted by on Jul 9, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with William J. Perry and Lisa Perry about the ever-present threat of nuclear war. They...

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#209 — A Good Life

Posted by on Jul 3, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Scott Barry Kaufman about human well-being. They discuss intelligence and...

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#208 — Existential Risk

Posted by on Jun 23, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Toby Ord about preserving the long term future of humanity. They discuss moral...

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#207 — Can We Pull Back From The Brink?

Posted by on Jun 12, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam discusses the recent social protests and civil unrest, in light of what we know about racism and...

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#206 — May 26, 2020

Posted by on May 26, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with David Frum about the shifting political landscape. They discuss the secularization...

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#206 — May 26, 2020

Posted by on May 26, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with David Frum about the shifting political landscape. They discuss the secularization...

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#205 — The Failure of Meritocracy

Posted by on May 22, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Daniel Markovits about the problems with meritocracy. They discuss the nature of...

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#205 — The Failure of Meritocracy

Posted by on May 22, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Daniel Markovits about the problems with meritocracy. They discuss the nature of...

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#204 — May 18, 2020

Posted by on May 18, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Jonathan Haidt about the maintenance of a healthy society. They discuss the problem...

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#204 — May 18, 2020

Posted by on May 18, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Jonathan Haidt about the maintenance of a healthy society. They discuss the problem...

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#203 — May 13, 2020

Posted by on May 13, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Caitlin Flanagan about her cancer recurrence and the response to her recent article...

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#203 — May 13, 2020

Posted by on May 13, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Caitlin Flanagan about her cancer recurrence and the response to her recent article...

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#202 — May 11, 2020

Posted by on May 11, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Andrew Yang about the Covid-19 pandemic. They discuss the future of the middle...

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