#101 — Defending the Republic by Waking Up with Sam Harris

https://soundcloud.com/samharrisorg/101-defending-the-republic

In this episode of the Waking Up podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Cass Sunstein about the polarization and fragmentation of American society, “choice architecture,” the importance of face-to-face interactions for problem solving, group polarization and identity politics, virtuous extremism, the wisdom of crowds, direct democracy, the limits of free speech, the process of Presidential impeachment, and other topics.  You can support the Waking Up podcast at samharris.org/support.

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Ep 215: Jacobs-Arias Press Conference and News Roundup by HBO Boxing

https://soundcloud.com/hboboxing/ep-215-jacobs-arias-press-conference-and-news-roundup

HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney dissect several recent news items, including what went down at the Daniel Jacobs-Luis Arias press conference, which names on the International Boxing Hall of Fame ballot are deserving of induction, Miguel Cotto’s selection of Sadam Ali as a farewell opponent, and Jim Lampley remaining the voice of HBO boxing for the foreseeable future.