Exiting The Cave

Exiting The Cave

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Philosophy essays, debates, discussions, and other explorations.


On Cultural Knowledge and Discipline
Jun 30 • 34 min
We’re being robbed of our capacity for expression in more ways than just overt censorship. In the name of “liberation” from an ostensible “oppression” we are stripped of access to our cultural heritage, and denied the opportunity to learn the rules and…
The Struggle Between the Public and the Private
Jun 9 • 31 min
The role of the private sphere of life has been drastically eroded and diminished over the last twenty-five years, by the exploitation of network technology in the form of social media — and the public scrutiny of private life doesn’t stop with Twitter or…
Terrorism, Power, and the Example of Christ
Mar 31 • 20 min
Transcript: https://exitingthecave.com/terror-responsibility-and-the-example-of-god/
What Is Freedom? Artur Schopenhauer and The Freedom Of The Will
Mar 17 • 21 min
Transcript: https://exitingthecave.com/a-conversation-with-artur-schopenhauer-on-his-conception-of-freedom/ The following is a dialogue between myself and Artur Schopenhauer, in which I basically try to interrogate the text as if I were talking directly…
The Allegory of the Cave - What it is, and what it means.
Mar 3 • 36 min
This is the first official episode of the Exiting The Cave (ETC) Podcast. What better way to kick things off, than with an explication of Plato’s Allegory of the Cave? Transcript for this episode:…