Paying Attention with Nicholas Gruen and Peyton Bowman

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Institutions to Support Human Flourishing
A conversation between Nicholas Gruen (@ngruen1) and Peyton Bowman (www.protoclassic.com/paying-attention)
Merit and Free Speech
A conversation between Nicholas Gruen (@ngruen1) and Peyton Bowman (www.protoclassic.com/paying-attention)
The Dimensions of Free Speech
Nicholas Gruen (https://nicholasgruen.substack.com) explores a way he’s come to think about society with Peyton Bowman and represents it in a diagram, which is the first slide in these slides. (Note only the first two slides were used in this talk). The diagram illustrates the principles which shoul…
The Alt-Center
In this episode Peyton Bowman (https://www.protoclassic.com/paying-attention/) and Nicholas Gruen explore aspects of Nicholas’ blog post “Will you join me in the alt-centre?” (https://clubtroppo.com.au/2022/03/06/will-you-join-me-in-the-alt-centre/). The term “alt-center” was initially a light-hea…
What Does Stoicism Mean in the 21st Century
Memory is an Amateur
Viral Courage in the Social Body
Show NotesIn this this episode we talked about Agrippa Menenius Lanatus. Having been sent in 494 B.C. to negotiate with the Plebs to return to Rome, he gave the following speech (Liv. 2 32 Benjamin Oliver Foster translation): On being admitted to the camp he is said merely to
Love, Truth, Freedom, and Flattery: Mal Meninga vs King Lear
Show NotesIn this video we discussed the 30-second political career of Mal Meninga, which can be viewed in the clip below. Sign Up to Get UpdatesThe following article was also discussed in the podcast. It gives the account of a civil servant’s experience creating what you might call disingenuous do…
Toxic Careerism in Politics
A conversation between Nicholas Gruen (@ngruen1) and Peyton Bowman (www.protoclassic.com/paying-attention)
Knowledge and Its Enemies
A conversation between Nicholas Gruen (@ngruen1) and Peyton Bowman (www.protoclassic.com/paying-attention)
Thermonuclear Expressions
A conversation between Nicholas Gruen (@ngruen1) and Peyton Bowman (www.protoclassic.com/paying-attention)
Needing the Eggs
A conversation between Nicholas Gruen (@ngruen1) and Peyton Bowman (www.protoclassic.com/paying-attention)
On the Difficulty of Book Recommendations
A conversation between Nicholas Gruen (@ngruen1) and Peyton Bowman (www.protoclassic.com/paying-attention)

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