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The Peikoff Podcasts

Single Questions

Every other week, Dr. Peikoff answers questions about Ayn Rand’s philosophy of Objectivism. His podcasts focus on human relationships, career, moral issues – not technical philosophy or practical politics. On alternate weeks, Dr. Yaron Brook answers questions on politics, economics, foreign policy.

The podcasts are available by single questions or as full episodes.

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You’ve mentioned that you enjoy working out with your trainer. What is your preferred method of exercise?
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Date: October 30th, 2014
Duration: 00:50
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I am a small business owner and I work only 25 hours a week, which leaves me much spare time to enjoy my many holidays. I have no interest in expanding my business, given my high income; however, I feel guilty because I’m not striving to be the next Steve Jobs. Is this inconsistent with the philosophy of Objectivism?
2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5
Date: October 27th, 2014
Duration: 03:06
Topics: Morality, Values
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What philosophical coursework was involved in your PhD studies? Was there a minimum technical requirement? Did you specialize? What was your dissertation on?
1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5
Date: October 27th, 2014
Duration: 02:27
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Can the future of the human race be a legitimate concern of an individual, its success or otherwise, even if it does not affect the individual’s own life?
3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5
Date: October 27th, 2014
Duration: 01:59
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My mother is 91 years old and has had severe dementia for years. It depresses me to see her in this state. Is it immoral for me to not visit her anymore?
2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5
Date: October 27th, 2014
Duration: 01:48
Topics: Morality
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