Episode #5 - The Gay Agenda
It's Pride season where cities across the world are celebrating the LGBTQ community. We discuss what LGBTQ stands for, why there are pride parades, and the police. Also, someone is getting married! Humanist Agenda - Episodes RSSDiscuss the episode on social media: Show Notes and Links: Stonewall riots What does LGBT stand for? Toronto police withdraw bid to march in 2018 Pride parade Toronto serial killer of gay men Pride London Festival Humanist Association of London and Area...
Episode #4 - We're Not Allowed to Invade the US
Following Dr. Charles Jones lecture on patriotism, Brad, Celina, Kenny, Sherry, and Will spent a long time discussion the topic. This episode runs a little long with the occasional rants. But let us know what you think in the comments section on the Humanist Agenda website. Humanist Agenda - Episodes RSS Show Notes and Links: Compulsory Voting World Trade Organization Privacy Hedge Along Canada-US Border Ontario sex education to revert to 1998 curriculum Humanist Association of...
Episode #3 - Patriotism for "Countryist"?
In this episode, Dr. Charles Jones discuss how we should think about patriotism. Patriots love their country and show special concern for their compatriots. But is patriotism morally legitimate? Loyalty to country or nation seems to be a powerful value, but putting your country first seems to violate equal concern for all human beings. Dr. Charles Jones is a professor of political science at Western University. He specializes in contemporary political theory and the history of political...
Episode #2 - A Stoic's Inventory of Loss
In this episode, we discuss Rod Martin's talk on Stoicism and how it relates to Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) / Rational Behaviour Therapy (REBT), our daily lives and death. Humanist Agenda - Episodes RSSListen on YouTube Discuss in Comments Section below Show Notes and Links: Episode #1 - Stoicism and Your Favourite Mug Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) Daily Stoic Charity Village Pillar Nonprofit Network Humanist Association of London...
Episode #1 - Stoicism and Your Favourite Mug
Stoicism is a philosophical tradition founded in Athens around 300 BC, which flourished for 500 years and still fascinates people today. In his talk, Rod Martin will provide an overview of the history and key concepts of Stoicism and will discuss its relevance for us today. Rod is the president of HALA and is a retired professor of clinical psychology at the University of Western Ontario. Listen on YouTube Discuss on reddit Discuss in Comments Section Below Show Notes and Links: What...