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Episodes

The Civilist, Live From Motorco

1/26/2017
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The Civilist, Live From Motorco: Steven and his guest experts take questions from listeners and audience members at a live show in Durham, North Carolina.

Duration: 00:20:47


From The Mailbag

1/13/2017
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In this all-advice episode, Steven digs through listener questions and offers advice on tipping, wedding RSVPs, and when it's okay to check "widowed" on a medical form.

Duration: 00:18:16


House of Blues

12/19/2016
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The holidays can be especially tough for people dealing with depression. We'll hear Part Two from Steven's interview with author and psychologist Andrew Solomon about depression. Part One aired in the episode called, "Say This, Not That."

Duration: 00:15:58


Home for the Holidays

11/21/2016
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Home for the Holidays: Kim Severson of the New York Times joins Steven to talk about how to keep things polite around the holiday table.

Duration: 00:24:15


Digital Empathy

11/9/2016
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MIT sociologist Sherry Turkle says smartphones are killing real life conversation. More undergrad guest experts offer advice about navigating campus life civilly.

Duration: 00:28:18


Civilist Election Special

10/26/2016
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Civilist Election Special: Two college students take on their peers' questions about apathy, family debates, and online ire.

Duration: 00:22:03


Say This, Not That

10/12/2016
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Andrew Solomon shares his wisdom on the perils—and the importance—of coming out about depression. He also tells us how to be supportive when a loved one discloses their struggle.

Duration: 00:26:11


To tweet or not to tweet when you’re sick, even dying

9/28/2016
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To tweet or not to tweet when you’re sick, even dying; Steven calls on the wisdom of cancer bloggers who found real-life support systems online.

Duration: 00:21:34


Can’t we all pee in peace?

9/14/2016
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Steven digs into anti-trans Bathroom Laws; how to be a good neighbor on a plane.

Duration: 00:24:39


The case for political correctness

9/13/2016
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The case for Political Correctness: Steven and Mx. Justin Vivian Bond talk about the power of words.

Duration: 00:26:26


Let’s make America kind again. Join us (Teaser)

9/9/2016
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Red, Blue or Purple

Duration: 00:05:37