The Pocket Philosopher

Matt Malcom
Timeless wisdom. Delivered daily.
Created 05 Mar 2021
  • Weekend Roundup
    22 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Good morning everyone, I hope you’ve found our time together this week rewarding, interesting, and challenging. I learned so much preparing and compiling each newsletter, and am really exited to highl...
  • Experiencing the Other
    21 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Subscribe now Good morning everyone, Today we’re here to ask if Philosophy has a gender bias. This question is important not just because it is a question of fairness, inclusivity, and equality, but b...
  • Assimilation as Education
    20 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    *Note, today’s reading contains descriptions of forced education, abuse, and neglect in boarding schools and in war. Subscribe now For two years I lived in southern Oklahoma. One of my daughters, in f...
  • Black Scholarship in America
    19 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Subscribe now Good morning friends, Today we’re going to begin our survey of philosophy and marginalized voices in the halls of American Higher Education. Specifically, we’ll be analyzing the marginal...
  • Who Owns Philosophy?
    18 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Subscribe now Hello everyone, All this week we’re going to be “stepping back” so to speak. For the last few months, we’ve learned about happiness, finance, and habits. We’ve read from the wisdom of th...
  • Game Theory Vol II
    15 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Hello everyone, I’ve really enjoyed this two week journey we’ve been on together. More than a really fun TPP series, this has also unearthed a new personal passion and focus of study. This won’t be la...
  • Game Theory Vol. II
    14 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    Subscribe now WAR is a racket. It always has been. It is possibly the oldest, easily the most profitable, surely the most vicious. It is the only one international in scope. It is the only one in whic...
  • Game Theory Vol II
    13 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    The Times 03/Jan/2008 Chancellor on brink of second bailout for banks1 —Anonymous This text was embedded in the coinbase of the first block ever mined by the founder of Bitcoin. It serves as a histori...
  • Game Theory Vol. II
    12 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Under the energy currency system the standard would be a certain amount of energy exerted for one hour that would be equal to $1 —Henry Ford (FORD) Yes, that Henry Ford. In the December 4th 1921 issue...
  • Game Theory Vol. II
    11 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Welcome back my friends, Trust, growth, and energy. These are the basic ingredients of the most successful game ever played. Today we kick off Volume Two on Game Theory. Last week we spent time unpack...
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