September 10, 2021
I gave a Rosh Hashana sermon the week after the attack on The World Trade Center. I am surprised at how current it still feels.
September 8, 2021
More than most of his contemporaries, Smith succeeded in recognizing the equal agency of individuals in the African diaspora.
May 13, 2019
A scan of a limited edition magazine from 1995, that reveals European fears and curiosities about the new World Wide Web.
February 12, 2017
There are plenty of people who still don’t believe that women have a right to lead.
January 18, 2017
Announcing an exciting new FREE book for you to download, including an essay by PQED author/ Why? Radio host Jack Russell Weinstein.
January 12, 2017
We can pretend Christmas is secular because we are so used to the Christian way of thinking, that we have a hard time imagining life can be otherwise.
November 28, 2016
Can I tell you something, honestly? This is one of those situations where I couldn't give a damn what the people think.
May 9, 2016
Slavery wasn’t abolished until the 19th century and women weren’t allowed to vote in most of the world until the 20th.
March 10, 2016
People have tried to destroy philosophy. They have killed and exiled philosophers, they have banned books and ignored scholars, but philosophy is still here.