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#5 - Incrementalism Revisited: Defund the Police

June 17, 2020
Increments
#5 - Incrementalism Revisited: Defund the Police
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#5 - Incrementalism Revisited: Defund the Police
Jun 17, 2020

In their first somber episode, Ben and Vaden discuss the protests and political tensions surrounding the murder of George Floyd. They talk about defunding the police, the importance of philosophy in politics, and honest conversation as the only peaceful means of error-correction. 

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Errata: 

  • Ta-Nehisi Coates quote is "essential below" not "eternal under". Full quote is: "It is truly horrible to understand yourself as the essential below of your country."
  • Things That Make White People Uncomfortable was written by Michael Bennett, not Michael Barnet

Love and complaints both welcome at [email protected] 

Show Notes

In their first somber episode, Ben and Vaden discuss the protests and political tensions surrounding the murder of George Floyd. They talk about defunding the police, the importance of philosophy in politics, and honest conversation as the only peaceful means of error-correction. 

References:  

Errata: 

  • Ta-Nehisi Coates quote is "essential below" not "eternal under". Full quote is: "It is truly horrible to understand yourself as the essential below of your country."
  • Things That Make White People Uncomfortable was written by Michael Bennett, not Michael Barnet

Love and complaints both welcome at [email protected]