On the next Philosophy in Action Radio, I'll answer questions on the justice of defamation laws, pursuing justice at great personal cost, the cultural effects of superhero movies, and more. The live broadcast begins at 8 am PT / 9 MT / 10 CT / 11 ET on Sunday, 27 July 2014. If you can't attend live, be sure to listen to the podcast later.


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Honesty: 95

Psychology: 87

Philosophy: 87

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Parenting: 81

Government: 76

Romance: 71

Children: 68

Religion: 64

Objectivism: 63

Emotions: 55

Conflict: 53

Free Society: 52

Values: 51

Friendship: 50

Integrity: 50

Metaphysics: 50

Culture: 49

Rationality: 48

Moral Wrongs: 47

Work: 45

Activism: 44

Crime: 43

Marriage: 43

Health: 41

Responsibility: 41

Egoism: 40

Literature: 40

Family: 40

Character: 39

Medicine: 36

Ayn Rand: 36

Judgment: 36

Sex: 35

Art: 35

Personality: 34

Career: 34

Atlas Shrugged: 33

Dating: 33

Atheism: 30

Independence: 30

Introspection: 29

Benevolence: 29

Christianity: 28

Abortion: 27

Education: 27

Psycho-Epistemology: 27

Sacrifice: 26

Self-Interest: 25

Elections: 24

Science: 23

Productiveness: 20

Life: 20

Sanction: 19

Adult Children: 19

Altruism: 19

History: 18

GLBT: 18

Internet: 18

Academia: 17

Capitalism: 17

Self-Sacrifice: 17

Productivity: 16

Foreign Policy: 15

Technology: 15

Economics: 15

Finances: 15

Nutrition: 14

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Aristotle: 14

Respect: 14

Immigration: 14

Etiquette: 14

Sports: 14

Property: 14

Firearms: 13

Personal Values: 13

Purpose: 13

Welfare: 13

Alcohol/Drugs: 13

Privacy: 13

Free Speech: 13

Contracts: 12

Paleo: 12

Love: 12

Meta-Ethics: 12

Torts: 12

Self-Defense: 12

Virtue: 12

Pregnancy: 11

Diet: 11

Social Media: 11

Free Will: 11

Food: 11

Animals: 11

Egalitarianism: 11

Racism: 10

Voting: 10

Punishment: 10

Duty Ethics: 10

Sexism: 10

Young Adults: 10

Proof: 10

Aesthetics: 10

Charity: 10

Luck: 10

Discrimination: 10

John Rawls: 9

God: 9

Faith: 9

Race: 9

Intellectual Property: 9

Habits: 9

Film: 9

Compromise: 9

Risk: 9

Self-Control: 9

Regulations: 9

Hobbies: 9

Republican Party: 9

Death: 8

Infidelity: 8

Military: 8

Obligation: 8

Pride: 8

Libertarianism: 8

Objectivity: 8

Theology: 8

Pleasure: 8

Mental Illness: 8

Language: 8

Moral Luck: 8

Creationism: 8

Emergencies: 7

Manipulation: 7

Immanuel Kant: 7

Disability: 7

Environmentalism: 7

Willpower: 7

Skills: 7

Wealth: 7

Trader Principle: 7

Central Purpose: 7

Evil: 7

Evolution: 7

Progress: 6

Moral Judgment: 6

Forgiveness: 6

Siblings: 6

Self-Esteem: 6

Relativism: 6

America: 6

Gay Marriage: 6

Moral Amplifiers: 6

Drug War: 6

Secrets: 6

Holidays: 6

Taxes: 6

Fitness: 5

Islam: 5

Violence: 5

Cosmology: 5

Pets: 5

Property Rights: 5

Apocalypticism: 5

Thomas Aquinas: 5

Adoption: 5

Happiness: 5

Collectivism: 5

Judaism: 5

Rationalism: 5

Community: 5

Evasion: 5

Music: 5

Utilitarianism: 5

Beauty: 5

Gender: 5

Duty: 5

Causality: 5

Boundaries: 5

Juries: 5

Physics: 5

Objectivist Movement: 5

War: 5

Body Image: 5

Campaign Finance: 5

Logic: 4

Induction: 4

Biology: 4

Mental Health: 4

China: 4

Fatherhood: 4

Rules: 4

Determinism: 4

Individualism: 4

Guilt: 4

Concentration: 4

Addiction: 4

Hedonism: 4

Competition: 4

Anarchism: 4

Body Modification: 4

Negligence: 4

Motivation: 4

Animal Rights: 4

Compartmentalization: 4

Child Support: 4

Humor: 4

Temptation: 4

Corruption: 3

Redemption: 3

Self-Improvement: 3

Common Sense: 3

The Fountainhead: 3

Generosity: 3

Value-Density: 3

Reputation: 3

Planning: 3

Multiculturalism: 3

Suicide: 3

Ambition: 3

Celebrities: 3

Tolerance: 3

Fraud: 3

Bullying: 3

Police: 3

Introversion: 3

Consent: 3

Human Nature: 3

Perfectionism: 3

Defamation: 3

Expertise: 3

Tradition: 3

Extroversion: 3

Progressivism: 3

Predation: 3

Child Abuse: 3

United States: 3

Psychological Visibility: 3

Reason: 3

GTD: 3

Fun: 3

Jealousy: 3

Spiritual Values: 3

Promises: 2

Terrorism: 2

Memory: 2

Persistence: 2

Positive Discipline: 2

Axioms: 2

Weddings: 2

Allergies: 2

Neighbors: 2

Democratic Party: 2

Three Languages of Politics: 2

Finance: 2

Death Penality: 2

Gifts: 2

Genetic Engineering: 2

Style: 2

Corporations: 2

Barack Obama: 2

MMA: 2

Divorce: 2

Corporal Punishment: 2

Materialism: 2

Arbitrage: 2

College: 2

Bankruptcy: 2

Unions: 2

Life Extension: 2

Flourishing: 2

Statism: 2

LGBT: 2

Leadership: 2

Polygamy: 2

Sharing: 2

Coalition for Secular Government: 2

Decision-Making: 2

Nudity: 2

Personhood: 2

Pragmatism: 2

Feminism: 2

Media: 2

Fashion: 2

Anthem: 2

Nuisances: 2

Constitution: 2

Universality: 2

SnowCon: 2

Discretion: 2

Empathy: 2

Absolutes: 2

Painting: 2

Security: 2

Selfishness: 2

Subconscious: 2

In-Laws: 2

Hypocrisy: 2

Management: 2

Society: 2

Perfection: 2

Rape: 2

Freedom of Association: 2

Deliberation: 2

Skepticism: 2

Psychological Egoism: 2

Circumcision: 2

Events: 2

Stress: 2

Opportunities: 2

Subjectivism: 2

Monogamy: 2

Narcissism: 2

Afterlife: 2

Rule of Law: 2

Football: 2

Fame: 2

Perception: 2

Revenge: 2

Smoking: 2

Mistakes: 2

Groups: 2

Economy: 2

Personal Identity: 2

Bigotry: 2

Trust: 2

Mind-Body Connection: 2

Meaning: 2

Goals: 2

Schools: 2

Colorado: 2

Mind: 2

Kindness: 1

Mysticism: 1

Self-Deception: 1

Conflicts of Interest: 1

Desert: 1

Consciousness: 1

Infanticide: 1

Philosophy of Mind: 1

Judith Thomson: 1

Civilization: 1

Regret: 1

Television: 1

Architecture: 1

Patriotism: 1

State's Rights: 1

Canada: 1

Social Contract Theory: 1

Communism: 1

Paternalism: 1

David Hume: 1

Bible: 1

Context: 1

Sexual Harassment: 1

Statistics: 1

Loyalty: 1

Polyamory: 1

Principles: 1

Trade: 1

Value Hierarchy: 1

Long-Range Thinking: 1

Censorship: 1

Great Depression: 1

Sense of Life: 1

Boredom: 1

Harassment: 1

Certainty: 1

Rationalization: 1

Prayer: 1

Lifestyle: 1

Retirement: 1

Intelligence: 1

Energy: 1

Procrastination: 1

Vigilantism: 1

Choice: 1

Courage: 1

Deduction: 1

Strangers: 1

Theft: 1

Passive Income: 1

Obedience: 1

Academics: 1

Tabula Rasa: 1

Honor Ethics: 1

Agnosticism: 1

Pornography: 1

Mental Inertia: 1

Foundationalism: 1

Cowardice: 1

Thucydides: 1

Sympathy: 1

Obesity: 1

Existentialism: 1

Concepts: 1

Shaming: 1

Mixed Economy: 1

Slavery: 1

Prudence: 1

Relationship: 1

Intuitions: 1

Definition: 1

Secular Humanism: 1

Hate Crimes: 1

Retributivism: 1

Benevolent Universe Premise: 1

Time Management: 1

Laws: 1

Colonization: 1

Poverty: 1

Co-Workers: 1

Thomas Nagel: 1

Survival: 1

Non-identity Problem: 1

Thomas Hobbes: 1

Control: 1

Paranormal: 1

Copyright: 1

American Revolution: 1

Nihilism: 1

Herodotus: 1

Money: 1

Pollution: 1

Error: 1

Self-Destruction: 1

Prudent Predator: 1

Liberals: 1

Future: 1

Malevolent Universe Premise: 1

Regulation: 1

Inheritance: 1

Pensions: 1

Impartialism: 1

Meta-Politics: 1

Marketing: 1

Privilege: 1

Chivalry: 1

Color: 1

Masculinity/Femininity: 1

Moral Attitudes: 1

Anselm of Canterbury: 1

Emotionalism: 1

Comparative Advantage: 1

Harry Potter: 1

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