Context Collapse

TAA 0009 - C. Travis Webb and Seph Rodney discuss "context collapse." This is the idea that "new media" has decontextualized the facts of our lives and cultures. We don't have enough information to make judgments about one another. Is this a new...

Sarah Sanders Shunned: Should Justice Constrain Civility

TAA 0027 - C. Travis Webb, Steven Fullwood, and new contributor Meloo discuss the limits of civility. Does justice demand that we make public life uncomfortable for members of the Trump administration, or have we left too little space for principled...

Twenty-Something Looking at Middle-Age

TAA 0024 - C. Travis Webb and Steven Fullwood discuss what their twenty-year-old selves would think of their middle-aged selves. How do our measures of success change overtime? C.T. WEBB 00:18 Good afternoon, good morning or good evening and...

Trump or Social Progress

TAA 0016 – C. Travis Webb and Steven Fullwood discuss the perils and the possibilities of a Trump presidency. Does symbolic cultural progress matter, and if it does, what does Trump’s election mean for the country?

Are Corporations Democratic Guardians?

TAA 0007 - C. Travis Webb and Seph Rodney discuss corporate responsibility. What does it mean when corporations become the guardians of democracy? C.T. Webb: …In reality how much our sense of time- leaving aside the...