16 episodes

For thousands of years, philosophy has been seen as the highest form of thought. Irrelevant or pointless in our modern society. Well not anymore! I want to drag it back down for all of us. I will bring critical thinking back to all questions. Join me and together we can start a thought revolution!

Is It Philosophy Matthew Plotner

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 14 Ratings

For thousands of years, philosophy has been seen as the highest form of thought. Irrelevant or pointless in our modern society. Well not anymore! I want to drag it back down for all of us. I will bring critical thinking back to all questions. Join me and together we can start a thought revolution!

    Is There A God?

    Is There A God?

    It is the season two finale. We are often told to just "let go and let God." The question today is there really a god to turn it over to. I am joined by Josh Herring from What's The Res podcast.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Do We Truly Have Free Will?

    Do We Truly Have Free Will?

    Am I in charge of me? Am I the one making my choices? Is it all predetermined? I talk with Craig Inzana from Happy You Are Here podcast.

    • 36 min
    Does White Privilege Exist?

    Does White Privilege Exist?

    We hear the term so often, "white privilege." Does it really exist? I talk with Robert Harris from the Securely Insecure podcast.

    • 51 min
    Is A Hot Dog A Sandwich?

    Is A Hot Dog A Sandwich?

    Is that hot dog you just ate a sandwich or perhaps an american taco? would that make the ketchup salsa? how would be define something that share similar characteristics but are different? I also coin a new word that may better describe our beloved hot dog. Joined Justin Landy from Quiz and Hers podcast as we work through this difficult and oh so important debate.
    I would love your further support, find me on Patreon and enjoy exclusive content.
    https://www.patreon.com/isitphilosophy

    • 33 min
    Is Education Being Intentionally Destroyed?

    Is Education Being Intentionally Destroyed?

    Are you educated or did you just memorize facts and dates? Does it really matter to our current educational system? What is the difference between knowledge and learning? I am joined by Blake Weatherly from TAP Snaps Podcast to dive into this idea.
    I would love your further support, find me on Patreon and enjoy exclusive content.
    https://www.patreon.com/isitphilosophy

    • 50 min
    Is It Possible For What We Don't Know To Hurt Us?

    Is It Possible For What We Don't Know To Hurt Us?

    The unknown can be very scary. We often live our lives so worried about all the stuff we don't know. Can that stuff really harm us? I explore this with my guest,Joseph Blackman. We have different takes on this idea. Join us as we work through our ideas and try to find a common ground.
    I would love your further support, find me on Patreon and enjoy exclusive content.
    https://www.patreon.com/isitphilosophy

    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

BlakeAKAmothman ,

Ask the hard questions

Any podcast willing to ask difficult questions is worth my time.

SamB119 ,

Great conversation

Filling with interesting guests that bring in different perspectives for a variety of topics

crocodileyankee ,

Great Interesting Listen

Started at episode is it wrong to kill AI. Great points, intriguing content. Really enjoyed listening to this.