Terrorism http://kalw.org en Philosophy Talk examines the Anatomy of a Terrorist http://kalw.org/post/philosophy-talk-examines-anatomy-terrorist <p>Since George W. Bush first declared a "war on terror," the US has been engaged in a global campaign to rid the world of terrorists. But what exactly is a “terrorist,” and how do we distinguish illicit terrorist organizations from legitimate freedom fighters? Do terrorists exhibit particular psychological patterns of behavior, or are there some tactics that only terrorists use? And what is the most effective way to combat terrorism – by waging war, engaging in "de-radicalization" processes, or some other means? Thu, 26 Jun 2014 19:03:00 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 45716 at http://kalw.org Philosophy Talk examines the Anatomy of a Terrorist Philosophy Talk LIVE at the Marsh in Berkeley this Sunday 4/13 http://kalw.org/post/philosophy-talk-live-marsh-berkeley-sunday-413 <p style="margin-bottom: 1.1em; font-family: arial; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;">Philosophy Talk is back&nbsp;at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.themarsh.org/contact.html" style="color: rgb(173, 20, 0);">The Marsh Theater</a>&nbsp;in Berkeley on&nbsp;<strong>Sunday April&nbsp;13</strong>&nbsp;for the next two live recordings in our 2013-14 season.</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:20:20 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 42026 at http://kalw.org Philosophy Talk LIVE at the Marsh in Berkeley this Sunday 4/13 The Pressure Is On http://kalw.org/post/pressure <p></p><p><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; line-height: normal; ">After the Boston bombings we confront the newest marker of the dangerous other –&nbsp;</span><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; line-height: normal; ">Beware the pressure cooker.</span></p> Wed, 22 May 2013 13:45:00 +0000 Sandip Roy 27546 at http://kalw.org The Pressure Is On