Nov 11, 2020
We start with a reference to Kenny Rogers to ‘see what condition our condition is in?
Then in the context of the US election this clip: https://twitter.com/aoc/status/1158569576168402945?s=21 from Professor Eddie Glaude of African American studies at Princeton
‘White Americans confronting the danger of their...
Oct 31, 2020
In the week before the US election we finally do an episode where we talk about American politics and how it fits into this larger conversation about what it means if we’re living in a time of great humbling.
‘Jeopardy’ was originally used in the 14th century in chess and other games to denote a problem, or a...
Oct 22, 2020
Do grown-ups play? What’s been playing on our minds this week?
Ed talks about the House of Beautiful Business - ‘The Great Wave’, hislove letter to the ocean (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5MvdgAZThw&feature=youtu.be) and ‘Wild Solo’...and their playful silent hour farewell...the embodiment of...
Oct 10, 2020
Here we are in a state of tension…
What have we been reading?
‘The Precipice - Existential Risk and the Future of Humanity by Toby Ord: https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/the-precipice-9781526600219/
Revisiting The Road by Cormac McCarthy
Paul Behren's brilliant The Best of Times / the Worst of Times