A Lawyer, A Poet, and A Philosopher Walk into a Bar…

A Lawyer, A Poet, and A Philosopher Walk into a Bar…

Love is patient, it is kind, it is cruel, it is blind, it hurts, it heals, it is a sickness, it is the drug, it is like oxygen, it is all you need, it stinks, it is supreme, it is eternal, it fades, it is the answer, it is life. Join us for a symposium on that which...
A Lawyer, A Poet, and A Philosopher Walk into a Bar…

A Lawyer, A Poet, and A Philosopher Walk into a Bar…

There is only a perspectival seeing, only a perspectival ‘knowing’; and the more affects we allow to speak about a matter, the more eyes, different eyes, we know how to bring to bear on one and the same matter, that much more complete will our...

Out of Our Electoral Darkness: Introducing Lottocracy

As Aristotle (roughly) put it: if you want oligarchy, have elections; if you want democracy, use lotteries.  In this talk, philosopher Alex Guerrero brings this idea into the 21st century, arguing that 6 deep pathologies of electoral representative democracy prevent...