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We talk to media expert, Professor Gerard Goggin about how Latour helps us appreciate that tech is unfinished and often fails.
We talk to philosopher and classics expert, Dr. Rick Benitez, about how Socrates can help us survive fake news and rethink social media.
Would you let a sales rep live in the corner of your bedroom and forget they were there? The invisibility of technology is dangerous and Heidegger helps us to see why.
Power relations are exploding in complexity. The new interaction of powers in all directions, dominant and resistant, down into the capillaries of society, can be seen as hyper amplifications of what Foucault exposed some 50 years ago. So in this hyperconnected age of mass surveillance, who's got the power?
Philosophy is a kind of disruptive design provocation. It's disruptive because it attacks the foundations of our belief systems - it doesn't just get us outside the box, it breaks the box...
According to Aristotle, having true friends helps us on our path to self-growth and wellbeing. But how did Aristotle define a "true" friend? And is there any room for them in today's social media?