Oct 18, 2021
In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris reflects on the subjective continuity of consciousness, the nature of identity, and the possibility that death isn’t the end of experience.
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Oct 5, 2021
In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Andrew Yang about the state of American democracy. They discuss Andrew’s run for the Presidency, the humiliations of campaigning, the manipulation of politics by the media, Andrew's run for the mayor's office in NYC, the power of bad incentives, open primaries,...
Sep 30, 2021
In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Jonas Kaplan about the neuroscience of belief change. They discuss the illusory truth effect, the backfire effect, failures of replication, “The Fireplace Delusion,” the connection between reason and emotion, wishful thinking, persuasion and the sense of self,...
Sep 24, 2021
In this episode, Sam shares a clip from the second season of Absolutely Mental, his audio series with Ricky Gervais. All 10 episodes have been released today (Friday September 24th, 2021) and are available for purchase at AbsolutelyMental.com.
Sep 20, 2021
Why won’t you discuss COVID vaccines and Ivermectin with Bret Weinstein on the podcast?
What do you think about the recent prosecution of a 100-year-old Nazi in Germany?
How can we understand voluntary behavior without free will?
Does aid to the developing world do more harm than good?