logo

21 May 2018

logo

Share this video:

Or choose a specific part to share:

Start at:
Stop at:
Preview

Embed this video, or the specific part you've chosen, on your site:

Adam Serwer (Mother Jones) and Timothy Carney (The Washington Examiner, Obamanomics)

On Adamize, Adam and Tim debate gun control in the wake of the massacre in Newtown. Tim points out that rifles are not the problem when to comes to gun violence. Adam inveighs against the (poorly named) “gun-show loophole.” Should proponents of gun control try to change hearts and minds instead of pushing new legislation? Tim argues that quickly passing legislation after a traumatic event is never a good thing. Finally, Adam explains why he detests the NRA.

Play entire video
Recorded:Dec 20    Posted:Dec 20, 2012
Download:
mp3
Adamize | Dec 20, 2012 | Adam Serwer & Timothy Carney

The Wright Show

Is the Intellectual Dark Web right wing?

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright discusses the question with IDW member Bret Weinstein.

MeaningofLife.tv

What gender is your soul?

playvideo screenshot

YouTube personality ContraPoints explains how her identity has evolved through the process of gender transition.

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv

The DMZ

The evangelical alliance with Trump

playvideo screenshot

In the wake of the American embassy’s opening in Jerusalem, Bill Scher and Matt Lewis evaluate evangelical Christians’ relationship with the president.

MeaningofLife.tv

Are emotions a social construct?

playvideo screenshot

Stephen Asma and Rami Gabriel reflect on the modern instinct to sort human behavior into “cultural” and “biological” categories.

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv

The Wright Show

How America fanned the flames of the Syrian civil war

playvideo screenshot

Journalist Rania Khalek on the weird array of groups armed by the US and its allies.

MeaningofLife.tv

Why human dignity isn’t enough

playvideo screenshot

Philosopher Tamler Sommers, author of the new book Why Honor Matters, makes the case.

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv

The Glenn Show

“A racist screed”

playvideo screenshot

Glenn Loury and John McWhorter critique Ta-Nehisi Coates’s recent essay on Kanye West.

The DMZ

Is Trump’s “madman” approach working?

playvideo screenshot

Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss Trump’s unpredictable personality in light of the return of American hostages from North Korea.

MeaningofLife.tv

Putting Darth Vader on the couch

playvideo screenshot

Psychologist Kathryn Gordon cohosts Jedi Counsel, a podcast looking at pop culture characters through a psychological lens. Here she discusses the narcissism of Darth Vader.

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv

MeaningofLife.tv

Atheism, religion, and tribalism

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright and atheist author Chris Stedman discuss the group dynamics of believers and non-believers. PlusIs the New Atheism a gateway to the alt-right?

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv