March 7, 2018
Today's podcast is with Director of One Salon SF, Helen Tsim. We talk about overcoming social anxiety, vulnerability and its limits, building community and deep connections.
February 12, 2018
My guest Charlie Deist runs the libertarian group blog Let a Thousand Nations Bloom. He's interested in seasteading and an adult convert to Roman Catholicism. We talk about seasteading as personal praxis, the experience of learning to sail, the philosophy of Rene Girard, and the conflict between grace and responsibility. Charlie is currently the producer of the libertarian radio program "The Bob Zadek Show"
Resources for today's show:
- A Thousand Nations blog
- The Philosophy of Rene Girard at the Internet Encyclopedia
- Getting Over It, a game by Bennet Foddy
April 16, 2017
I sit down with worldly philosopher Michael Gibson, founder of the 1517 fund. We talk about living the philosophical life, Nozick's vision of utopia, polycentrism, zen, and education.
Here's a list of resources mentioned in today's podcast:
- David Chapman on Robert Kegan's 5 stages of adult moral development
- Scott Alexander's Archipelago
- Anarchy, State, and Utopia by Robert Nozick
- Philosophical Explanations by Robert Nozick
- A Theory of Justice, John Rawls
- The Lever of Riches, Joel Mokyr
July 10, 2016
In this episode I discuss existential crisis with guest Dane Johnson. Check out Dane's website at http://ramblewithaplan.com/