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We’re all culpable for the banking crisis

The banking crisis was a failing not wholly of others, but of our laws and our values. Some behaved worse than others, of course, but without a collective failure, these individual ones would not have been possible.

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  • THINKERS CHOOSE THEIR FAVOURITE LIVING PHILOSOPHERS. I contributed to this Prospect blog. #
  • THE PHILOSOPHY OF FREE WILL – London, 19 September. A LDN Talks @ Night event at a "trendy London venue" so you can sup craft ale while tuning in (or out, as you fancy) 7 for 7:30. Details and booking here. #
  • THE ART OF TRUTH – FOLKESTONE TRIENNIAL, 2 SEPTEMBER. Giving a talk on the opening day symposium of the triennial. Details and booking here. #
  • THINKING ABOUT THINKING. Interviewed by Nasos Papadopoulos for this Metalearn podcast. #
  • THE MOST IMPORTANT PHILOSOPHY BOOKS EVER WRITTEN. I contributed to this piece at The Reading Lists. #

What is Microphilosophy?

Small thoughts about big subjects; big thoughts about small things; seeds of thought, scatttered to either take root or not; plus short links to longer work. Microphilosophy is the website of the writer Julian Baggini.

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