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Kropotkin’s “Mutual Aid”

Peter Kropotkin (circa 1900)
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Warren’s Introduction to EcoFeminism

Karen Warren is an ecofeminist scholar, and was Professor and Chair of Philosophy at Macalester College in Minnesota.
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Marx’s Alienated Labor

"Marx," by Mitch Francis
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Socrates in Plato’s Apology

"Socrates," by Mitch Francis
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Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Letter

"MLK," by Mitch Francis
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Plato’s Republic

"Plato," by Mitch Francis
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The Perfect Moral Storm: Philosophers Respond to the Impending Anthropogenic Apocalypse

For at least the next 200 years, weather forecasts predict shitstorms, with global temperatures now set to remain elevated for hundreds of years to come. The latest IPCC report explains that our emissions are nearing the point of no return. Even if industrialized nations switched to solar power overnight, it is now too late to fully reverse the planet's course. Geologists have officially termed this new epoch, where the human species has irreparably shaped earth's geological history, the Anthropocene. Policymakers no longer have the luxury to decide how we might "stop" global warming. Instead, we have to figure out how we'll manage amidst climate instability.

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"Marx," by Mitch Francis

Marx, “On the Jewish Question”

Liberal politics - even those promoting the most liberal constitutions - conceive of humanity on an atomistic model (as egos concerned with Lockean individual rights), rather than a model which embraces the sociality of our species-life.

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