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Talking Across the Divide

John McWhorter, a linguist and author, discusses talking across the political divide and the ideological barriers that can prevent such discussion. 

The Scout Mindset

Based on the book “The Scout Mindset” by Julia Galef, this service will explore the two types of thinking Galef examines: the scout mindset, where reasoning is like mapmaking; and the soldier mindset, where reasoning is like defensive combat.

Racial Income Inequality/Economics

A quantitative look at racial income disparities, relevant explanatory variables, and how inequality is passed on from generation to generation.