PIIP Original episodes tackle a topic/theme/issue in-depth. Ermin and Elvis have a conversation about politics/govt. by looking at it from perspectives outside of politics. We discuss how psychological, sociological, philosophical, economic, and other perspectives influence how we see politics, govt. and the ideal society.Ermin studied Psychology for 6-years, including 2 years of Graduate school, where I was training to be a Child/School Psychologist. I did ultimately decide to voluntarily withdraw the Grad program, but was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to experience a blend of course work and clinical work but also recognize some of the problems facing the mental health system and graduate school system.
The Dangers of Populism, Right and Left
We discuss the appeal of populism (a political approach that strives to appeal to ordinary people who feel that their concerns are disregarded by established elite groups.) The core core concept of populism: The antagonistic relationship between the...
All About Immigration
We look at the issue of Immigration from two perspectives, broadly from left wing politics and right wing politics. Is immigration a net positive in general? how is it different to illegal immigration? do we have any responsibility to let in people that...
The Paris Agreement and Climate Change
We give you a nuanced view of the interaction between humans and their environment. How much blame do humans deserve if we accept that the climate is changing?
Roe vs. Wade and the Abortion Issue
We discuss the landmark abortion case from 1973 and discuss our views on abortion.
Conservatism - Advantages and Disadvantages
Join our new discord server:https://discord.gg/uSatCDAcWe discuss the advantages and disadvantages of conservatism, or the good and the bad, if you will.
Will There Be a 2nd American Civil War?
Join our new discord server:https://discord.gg/uSatCDAcWe share our views on the possibility of a 2nd American Civil War. What do you believe?