[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #10: Discussion on Greek Philosophy (Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics) – with Julien Sita

This is the tenth episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Today we will talk about ARISTOTLE’S NICOMACHEAN ETHICS in the context of Greek philosophy in general. Our guest is Julien Sita who is studying philosophy and history at Trier University (Germany). CAST: Timo Schmitz (Germany), Iulian Mitran (Romania), and our guestContinue reading “[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #10: Discussion on Greek Philosophy (Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics) – with Julien Sita”

[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #8: Are our universities failing?

This is the seventh episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Today we talk about the challenges which universities are recently facing. This episode is not meant to discredit the importance of universities and the higher education in general. In fact, we have a positive attitude towards higher education and universities, butContinue reading “[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #8: Are our universities failing?”

[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #7: Killer Selfies and Influencers: The era of parasocial relationships

This is the seventh episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Today we talk about why people put themselves into life danger just to get the perfect selfie. CAST: Timo Schmitz (Germany), Iulian Mitran (Romania) Keywords: Influencer, parasocial relationships, death by selfie.

TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #6: Is the monarchy still relevant?

This is the sixth episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Just few days ago, Prince Philip, the husband of the Queen of the United Kingdom, died. This leads us to thinking of the general question whether monarchies are still relevant at all, since many monarchies have a dark past attached toContinue reading “TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #6: Is the monarchy still relevant?”

TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #5: Free will: Do we really have a choice?

This is the fifth episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Today we want to talk about the question “What is free will?” and whether we have a real choice at all or not. CAST: Timo Schmitz (Germany), Iulian Mitran (Romania) Keywords: Free will, Choice, Predestination, Action, Exploitation.

[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #4: Exploitation in the 21st century: What should be considered concerning migration?

This is the first episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Today’s topic is EXPLOITATION. We will talk about human-beings being treated as mass ware, detect certain fields where human-beings become an object of consumption and then focus on work migration as a probable field of exploitation in the 21st century. CAST:Continue reading “[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #4: Exploitation in the 21st century: What should be considered concerning migration?”

[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #3: Is Zhuangzi a good role model for modern Anarchism?

This is the third episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Today we talk about the Chinese philosopher Zhuangzi. Enjoy listening! CAST: Timo Schmitz (Germany), Iulian Mitran (Romania) Keywords: Chinese philosophy, Zhuangzi, Warring States Era, Daoism, Anarchism.

[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #2: Is Modern Art Worthless?

This is the second episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Today we ask the question: IS MODERN ART WORTHLESS? CAST: Timo Schmitz (Germany), Iulian Mitran (Romania) Keywords: Art, Modern Art, Arts in the West.

[Podcast] TIMO AND IULIAN TALK PHILOSOPHY #1: What makes us Europeans?

This is the first episode of the new podcast: Timo and Iulian Talk Philosophy. Today’s topic is IDENTITY. CAST: Timo Schmitz (Germany), Iulian Mitran (Romania) Keywords: Identity, Identity in Europe, Cultural Identity.