Φ on New YorkUsing Philosophy to Understand Our City and to Change It
By Sharon M. Meagher, Ph.D., Marymount Manhattan College Since the pandemic, I have found myself doing two things that I rarely if ever did in the “before time”: a) regularly binge-watching TV (no time before!) and b) crossing the street or stepping into the curb to...read more
By Sharon M. Meagher, Ph.D., Marymount Manhattan College I joined a multidisciplinary global network of researchers, The Global Pandemic Network and recently participated in its webinar and launch of working groups on “COVID-19 and Cities, Building Resilience on...read more
By John Kleinig In a recent Guardian op-ed, Brooklyn College’s Alex Vitale repeats his long-term frustration with police, which culminated in his 2017 book, The End of Policing: police should be defunded, not reformed. In a number of respects, his exasperation is...read more
The Gotham Philosophical Society would like to thank the American Philosophical Association’s Berry Fund for Public Philosophy for their generous support.