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  • /r/philosophy Open Discussion Thread | June 18, 2018 /u/AutoModerator
  • Legal Personhood and the Positive Rights of Wild Animals - Wild-Animal Suffering Research /u/The_Ebb_and_Flow
  • A group of philosophers set up a booth in Socrates Sculpture Park to answer the public's questions /u/completely-ineffable
  • Timeline of philosophy /u/Redbone06
  • My take on Purpose of Life. Opinions please. /u/trickssavvy
  • 'Against Materialism' -- Alvin Plantinga /u/coffeeandbitters
  • The Contradiction at the Heart of the World: Nietzsche, Jesus, and the Detonation of Denotation /u/peekaayfire
  • Excerpts from Plato's "Republic" on the origin of tyranny /u/RussianAtrocities
  • Interesting article on whether we have moral obligations to the dead /u/throwawaycannabis123
  • A Critique of Cohen’s Defence of Historical Materialism /u/LeSausage23
  • A unification of the views of Philosophy of Mathematics /u/bobmichal
  • 'Empiricism and the Philosophy of Mind' -- Wilfrid Sellars /u/coffeeandbitters
  • I thought I'd post my Philosophy dissertation from 2012: 'Should All Drugs Be Legalised?' /u/samwoolfe1
  • Ingmar Persson, "The Fundamental Problem of Philosophy: Its Point" /u/Bulwarky
  • How to Make the Right Decision: A podcast with Bence Nanay, Naomi Goulder and Barry C. Smith on whether to follow reason or emotion /u/BothansInDisguise
  • Determinism and the question of free will /u/phantomupload
  • What face transplants say about identity and well-being /u/ADefiniteDescription
  • Determinism: What's Wrong, and How to Fix It (SEP Review) /u/MarvinBEdwards01
  • An Interpretation of the Platonic Ideas of Anamnesis and Reincarnation /u/SkullTech101
  • Four possibilities about how scientists draw inferences about mechanisms and/or interpret 'mechanism'. /u/byrd_nick
  • African philosophers have shaped Western philosophy more than we acknowledge | Omedi Ochieng /u/IAI_Admin
  • Refusing Help and Inflicting Harm: A Critique of the Environmentalist View — Eze Paez [pdf] /u/The_Ebb_and_Flow
  • Stanley Cavell (1926-2018), American philosopher of film, ethics and language, has passed away. /u/King_of_Mormons
  • Friedrich Nietzsche: The truth is terrible /u/barrelsandbooks
  • Michele Moody-Adams on the supposed difference between political theory and political philosophy /u/ADefiniteDescription
  • “Blockchain, Moral Responsibility, and Free Will” @insideNiMA /u/insideNiMA


  • Announcement: Rule Changes /u/BernardJOrtcutt
  • /r/askphilosophy Open Discussion Thread | June 18, 2018 /u/AutoModerator
  • Why is it so hard to understand philosophy? /u/ArthurGM
  • Is having kids of your own while there's children waiting to be adopted unethical? /u/wtfiswrongwme_
  • Why did Franz Brentano put such relevance into the differentiation between categorical and judicative judgements on his "Psychology from an Empircal Standpoint"? /u/PM_ME_YOUR_THEORY
  • Are humans naturally inclined “to hate”? /u/Icksnay
  • What is the best way to get started into Metaphysics? /u/neustrasni
  • Question about Kripke's rigid designators /u/furmat
  • How does modal realism avoid Plantinga’s poker game objection to the multiverse? /u/Smith_421
  • What is the strongest argument for moral realism (from a secular perspective)? /u/chocfang
  • Why doesn’t Aurelius entertain discourse from Stoic pioneers like Seneca? /u/Keanin
  • Going to read some Voltaire /u/FreddieWompton
  • Does Kant's justification of reason's limit is only based on antinomies? /u/AbleThrow2
  • How do philosophers find so much substance and detail to write such lengthy passages about subjects? /u/My_Big_Mouth
  • Is “there is no meaning” a contradictory statement? /u/Ripturd
  • What is the strongest contemporary defense of foundationalism you have encountered? /u/Qnib
  • What is the difference, is any, between value and meaning? /u/LUClEN
  • Which parts of Bertrands history of Western philosophy are worth reading? /u/Moajizz
  • Although we cannot perceive visually during sleep, we nevertheless 'see' in an alternative sense while dreaming. How do we see our dreams without the use of our eyes? /u/rich_da_hoser
  • What was Marx’s view on human nature? /u/alliwanabeiselchapo
  • Meditations by Marcus Aurelius /u/SoothsayerN6
  • How does Camus' "revolt against the absurd" work with low IQ people? /u/loopdydoopdy
  • Billions and billions of years ago we were the big bang, but now why do we call ourselves humans instead of the big bang if we are still a process? /u/coyotezorro
  • How can we work toward any goal if our views are so subject to change? /u/BatterySound
  • [Looking for] Literature against Mysticism /u/erhuplayer
  • What is the strongest argument that god does not exist *necessarily* /u/lunaticlunatic
  • What Nietzsche's mean by Will to power as metaphysics /u/takeitordont