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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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Making Sense with Sam Harris

Posted by on Dec 7, 2020 on libsyn.com

Join Sam Harris as he explores some of the most important questions about the human mind, society, and current events. SUBSCRIBE to gain...

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#226 — The Price of Distraction

Posted by on Nov 27, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Adam Gazzaley about the way our technology is changing us. They discuss our limited...

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#225 — Republic of Lies

Posted by on Nov 18, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris discusses President Trump’s failure to concede the 2020 presidential election. SUBSCRIBE...

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#224 — The Key to Trump’s Appeal

Posted by on Nov 2, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris describes his new understanding of why people support President Trump. SUBSCRIBE to gain access...

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#223 — October 30, 2020

Posted by on Oct 30, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris and Andrew Sullivan sing the praises of President Trump. SUBSCRIBE to gain access to all...

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#222 — A Pandemic of Incompetence

Posted by on Oct 27, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Nicholas Christakis about the Covid-19 pandemic. They discuss the breakdown of...

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#221 — Success, Failure, & the Common Good

Posted by on Oct 22, 2020 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Michael Sandel about the problem with meritocracy . They discuss the dark side of...

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