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Show 507: Patricia Churchland

Patricia Churchland: Touching a Nerve: The Self as Brain The human experience, and the ‘self’, is so rich it must be produced by some transcendent being, some ultimate self that goes beyond the physical body, or so it is claimed.  … Continue reading

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Show 503: Judith Hand on Shifting our Thinking about War…

Judith Hand on Shifting our Thinking about War… A few months ago we had on anthropologist Douglas Fry and psychologist Darcia Narvaez to discuss, among other things, violence, aggression, and war and how it relates to human nature. Some of … Continue reading

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Show 498: War, Peace, and Human Nature

We are a culture besieged by violence. Everyday we hear stories of mass shootings or stabbings, of a rising violent crime rate, of vigilantism, and we have been marred in one war or another since the birth of this nation… … Continue reading

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Show 471: David Swanson – War is a Lie

David Swanson – War is a Lie “This world community must renounce the resort to violence and force as a method of solving international disputes. We believe in the peaceful adjudication of differences by international courts and by the development … Continue reading

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Show 422: Women & the End of War? w/ Kathleen Barry & Judith Hand

Women & the End of War? w/ Kathleen Barry & Judith Hand What affect does militarism have on men? Are men – or humans in general – naturally warlike, aggressive, and violent? What role should woman play in modern society … Continue reading

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Show 387: The Power of Nightmares

Two-Hour Special: ‘The Power of Nightmares’ “The Power of Nightmares is a BBC documentary film series, written and produced by Adam Curtis.  The films compare the rise of the Neo-Conservative movement in the United States and the radical Islamist movement, … Continue reading

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Show 380: War, Gender, & Religion

War, Gender, & Religion This Saturday on Equal Time for Free Thought, Sunsara Taylor will be talking with: Nica Lalli, author of “Nothing,” a memoir about growing up – and then making her way in the world – without religion. … Continue reading

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Show 315: Cindy Sheehan on Radical Politics and Humanism

Cindy Sheehan is widely known – and loved – for being the courageous mother who refused to accept the BIG LIE that her son, Casey, died for a “noble cause” in the Iraq war. Instead, she camped out on Bush’s … Continue reading

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Show 313/314: “On Human Nature and the Potential for Peace”

“On Human Nature and the Potential for Peace” w/ Anthropologist Douglas Fry This program aired in honor of Universal Peace Day! A few weeks ago on Equal Time for Freethought, Arnell Dowret interviewed two social scientists and a bio-engineer on … Continue reading

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Show 252: Fund Drive Special With Dr. Joel Kovel

Please donate to WBAI and tell them you support ETFF! Joel Kovel’s home page Joel Kovel has spent the better part of his adult life profoundly concerned with the effects of human relationships as they impact the species as a … Continue reading

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