Philosophy Ripped From The Headlines! Issue #6, February 2018: Poverty in the USA, Marx Redux, & the Scope of Mindedness.
By Hugh Reginald
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- GUN VIOLENCE,
and ISSUE #4, DECEMBER 2017, featuring articles, follow-ups, and links about–
- US POLITICS, ANIMAL MINDS, & REFUGEES,
and ISSUE #5, JANUARY 2018, featuring articles, follow-ups, and links about–
- BAKERS, BUDDHISTS, PLANT MINDS, & TOTAL WORK,
In this issue, ISSUE #6, February 2018, we feature articles, follow-ups, and links about–
- POVERTY IN THE USA, MARX REDUX, & THE SCOPE OF MINDEDNESS
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