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FF Podcast 69 (Audio): Lee Kuan Yew and Duterte

FF Podcast 69 (Audio): Lee Kuan Yew and Duterte

FF Podcast 69: Lee Kuan Yew and Duterte

This week, we talk about the late Singaporean leader Lee Kuan Yew. We discuss comparisons between him and Davao’s Rodrigo Duterte, as well as the popularity of benevolent dictatorships.

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FF Podcast 69: Lee Kuan Yew and Duterte

FF Podcast 69: Lee Kuan Yew and Duterte

This week, we talk about the late Singaporean leader Lee Kuan Yew. We discuss comparisons between him and Davao’s Rodrigo Duterte, as well as the popularity of benevolent dictatorships.

You may also download the podcast file here.

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FF Podcast 67: Freedom to Discriminate?

FF Podcast 67: Freedom to Discriminate?

This week we talk about an Indiana state law that has effectively allowed discriminating against anyone for religious reasons.

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FF Podcast 66 (Audio): Hens and Gender-Neutral Pronouns

FF Podcast 66 (Audio): Hens and Gender-Neutral Pronouns

FF Podcast 66: Hens and Gender-Neutral Pronouns

What is a “hen”? Sweden has added a gender-neutral pronoun to their language. We talk about this and whether measures like this impacts gender equality in culture and society.

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FF Podcast 66: Hens and Gender-Neutral Pronouns

FF Podcast 66: Hens and Gender-Neutral Pronouns

Sweden is adding the pronoun “hen” to their dictionaries. This week we talk about Sweden and gender-sensitive language.

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FF Podcast 65 (Audio): Decriminalizing Adultery

FF Podcast 65 (Audio): Decriminalizing Adultery

FF Podcast 65: Decriminalizing adultery

In the Philippines, adultery is a crime. This week, we discuss adultery and what reforms have been suggested.

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FF Podcast 65: Decriminalizing Adultery

FF Podcast 65: Decriminalizing Adultery

The Philippines has strange laws about adultery. This week, we discuss adultery and what reforms have been suggested.

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FF Podcast 64 (Audio): Google Ranks Truthiness

FF Podcast 64 (Audio): Google Ranks Truthiness

FF Podcast 64: Google ranks truthiness

Alternative medicine practitioners and conservatives are worried — Google is coming out with an algorithm that ranks truthfulness in articles.

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FF Podcast 64: Google Ranks Truthiness

FF Podcast 64: Google Ranks Truthiness

Google is coming out with an algorithm that ranks truthfulness in articles, worrying some alt-med practitioners and conservatives.

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FF Podcast 63 (Audio): Paint Their Hands Black?

FF Podcast 63 (Audio): Paint Their Hands Black?

FF Podcast 63: Paint their hands black?

Is it censorship if the creator the advertisement itself blacks out part of the image? This week, we talk about the Bench billboard that showed a “sanitized” image of a gay couple holding hands.

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FF Podcast 63: Paint Their Hands Black?

FF Podcast 63: Paint Their Hands Black?

This week, we talk about the Bench billboard that showed a gay couple holding hands and how it was censored.

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FF Podcast 62 (Audio): Tax for Obese Kids?

FF Podcast 62 (Audio): Tax for Obese Kids?

FF Podcast 62: Tax for Obese Kids?

In Puerto Rico, lawmakers have proposed a bill that would fine parents of obese kids. We talk about that and also about fat shaming and better incentives for healthy eating.

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FF Podcast 62: Tax for Obese Kids?

FF Podcast 62: Tax for Obese Kids?

This week, we talk about a proposed bill in Puerto Rico that would fine parents of obese kids. We also talk about fat shaming and better incentives for healthy eating.

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A Conversation with Greta Christina

A Conversation with Greta Christina

This week, we talk with Greta Christina, feminist and atheist writer. We discuss how atheists deal with the finality of death and whether believers really are better at dealing with death.

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