Kazingram Dialogue

Kazingram Dialogue

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Join I.J. Makan in thoughtful conversations with the brightest minds in neuroscience, religion, philosophy, and culture.
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#31 - Igor Gontcharov on the War on Drugs
Igor Gontcharov is a policy analyst currently working for the Canadian Federal Government. His focus is on the promotion of science and results based policy over emotionally driven policy. In this episode we talk with Igor about the failures of drug policy in Canada and the USA, safe injection sites, the sociology of drug addiction, as well as failures of the war on drugs and prohibition more generally. If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
1:29:36
May 29, 2020
#30 - Gaven Kerr on God, Being, and Realism
Gaven Kerr is a lecturer in Philosophy at St. Patrick's College Maynooth in Ireland. His areas of expertise are in medieval philosophy (especially the work of Thomas Aquinas) and modern philosophy (with a focus on Immanuel Kant). He is the author of Aquinas's Way to God: The Proof in De Ente et Essentia, a study of St. Thomas Aquinas's existential proof for the existence of God, and Aquinas and the Metaphysics of Creation. Gaven is a Third order Dominican, a husband, father, and martial artist. In this episode we talk about Aquinas's proof for the existence of God from being, The nature of God, epistemological realism, and the integration of philosophy with life.  You can follow Gaven on Twitter and check out his Blog, The Bearded Thomist If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
1:43:10
May 22, 2020
#29 - Amos Dowber on Localism
In this episode, our host, I.J. Makan, sits down with Amos Dowber, the editor, to talk about the long-term effects of the lockdowns, Small towns, and Localism. Follow @AmosDowber Follow @ijmakan If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
1:03:14
May 15, 2020
#28 - Darnell Samuels on Training, Coaching, and Competition
Darnell Samuels is a journalist who is well-versed in the disciplines of history, theology and economics. He is the co-host of The Six Cents Report, where he analyzes events that impact Canadians from a theological and economic perspective. He also hosts the Thanks Coach podcast, a docu-series detailing the successes, challenges and life lessons learned by players and coaches who have impacted Canadian basketball. In this episode we talk about training and self-mastery, the role of unsupervised play and bullying in socialization, life lessons Darnell learned working in Ontario subsidized housing projects and as a basketball coach, and the importance of competition in society. You can find Darnell on Twitter @dogudda_darnell and Instagram. Check out his blog High End Theories If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
1:53:16
May 8, 2020
#27 - Kazingram Roundtable with Axel Kazadi
Axel is a PhD student in theology at Wycliffe College, University of Toronto. He specializes in the theology of John Calvin. In this first episode of Kazingram Roundtable, a more personal discussion between friends of Kazingram Dialogue and the editors (I.J and Amos), we talk with Axel Kazadi about COVID-19, ethics, the Chinese government, and the difference between human consciousness and AI. If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
2:35:31
April 24, 2020
#26 - James Madden on Freedom, Education, and the Good Life
James (Jim) Madden is an author, speaker, martial artist, and Professor of Philosophy at Benedictine College. Check out his books on the philosophy of mind “Mind, Matter, and Nature: A Thomistic Proposal for the Philosophy of Mind (CUA Press)” and "Tactical Barbell Presents: Ageless Athlete" You can follow Jim @jamesDMadden3 Subscribe to Being Real Podcast Check out Tactical Barell If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
2:21:02
April 17, 2020
#25 - Joshua Hochschild on Technology, Ethics, and Religion
Joshua Hochschild is professor of Philosophy at Mount St. Mary’s University. His primary area of specialization is medieval logic and metaphysics. He has published and lectured on a variety of topics in the history of philosophy, ethics, and education. Check out his book A Mind at Peace: Reclaiming an Ordered Soul in an Age of Distraction. You can follow Joshua on Twitter @JoshHochschild If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
2:17:50
April 10, 2020
#24 - Priit Mihkelson on a Scientific Approach to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
Priit Mihkelson earned his black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under SBG Founder Matt Thornton. Priit is one of the main instructors for BJJ Globetrotters, an international community of BJJ practitioners, and he is the head coach of 3D Treening, the largest Grappling and MMA school in Estonia. Check out his website, Youtube channel, and follow him on Instragram @jitsvulcan If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
2:03:17
April 3, 2020
#23 - Jason Manning on Microaggressions and Violence
Jason Manning is a Professor of Sociology at the University of West Virginia. He is an expert on the sociology of conflict, social control, and the sociology of suicide. Together with our last guest, Bradley Campbell, Jason is co-author of The Rise of Victimhood Culture. In this episode we discuss the background of their book, the history of the concept of a microaggression and its quick incorporation into various institutions, shifting understandings of violence, and contemporary university education. Follow him @sociologyWV If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
1:25:02
March 20, 2020
#22 - Bradley Campbell on the Sociology of Victimhood Culture
Bradley Cooper is a Professor of Sociology at California State University in Los Angeles. He specializes in the sociology of moral conflict. Much of his past work has focused on the sociology of genocide but he has recently begun to study moral conflict on modern college campuses. He is the co-author The Rise of Victimhood Culture: Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and the New Culture Wars. In this episode we discuss how the shifting dynamics of moral conflict and conceptions of victimhood on university campuses are affecting our moral culture, and the nature of the science of sociology. Follow Bradley @CampbellSocProf If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
59:01
March 6, 2020
#21 - Axel Kazadi on the Future of Religion & Faith
Axel Kazadi is a PhD student in Theology at Wycliffe College, University of Toronto. He specializes in the theology of John Calvin. If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
1:52:00
February 21, 2020
#20 - Jibb Smart on the Gyro Revolution
Jibb Smart is a programmer, game maker, and the creator of GyroWiki, where he explains and advocates for new and better ways to play games. Follow @JibbSmart If you enjoy our podcast, consider supporting us through Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM
1:32:31
February 6, 2020
#19 - Zuby on the Politics of Transgenderism
Zuby is a rapper, podcaster, author, and outspoken critic of political correctness. He has released 3 eps and 5 albums including most recently, Perserverance. He is the host of Real Talk with Zuby, a podcast discussing contemporary cultural issues and the author of Strong advice: Zuby’s Guide to Fitness for Everybody. After choosing to identify as a woman for a total of 9 seconds, Zuby broke the British Women’s deadlift record Follow Zuby @ZubyMusic and buy his book "Strong Advice" Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:12:47
January 17, 2020
#18 - Jason Eberl on Gender Theory & Transhumanism
Jason T. Eberl is an author, Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Albert Gnaegi Center for Health Care Ethics at Saint Louis University. His latest book is "The Nature of Human Persons: Metaphysics and Bioethics(Notre Dame Studies in Medical Ethics and Bioethics)" Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:43:49
January 3, 2020
#17 - Evangelicals & Liberalism with Amos Dowber
Amos Dowber is a theologian, philosopher, and editor at Kazingram Dialogue. Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
2:01:58
December 27, 2019
#16 - Human Consciousness and Martial Arts with James Madden
James Madden is an author, speaker, martial artist, and Professor of Philosophy at Benedictine College. Check out his book on the philosophy of mind "Mind, Matter, and Nature: A Thomistic Proposal for the Philosophy of Mind (Catholic University of America Press)". Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:18:26
December 4, 2019
#15 - Canada's Indigenous Problem with Frances Widdowson
Frances Widdowson is an author, a public intellectual, and Associate Professor of Political Science at Mount Royal University. Her new book is "Separate but Unequal: How Parallelist Ideology Conceals Indigenous Dependency" (University of Ottawa Press). Also available on Amazon. Follow Frances @FrancesWiddows1 and The Rational Space Network @SpaceRational Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:43:46
November 19, 2019
#14 - The Nature of Reality with Armel "VNCHY" Kazadi
Armel "VNCHY" Kazadi is a rapper.  You can find Armel's music on Spotify and Apple Music under "VNCHY". Follow him on instagram: @vnchyflamez Kazingram Dialogue Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise Twitter @KZNGRM Instagram @kazingramdialogue
1:55:39
October 15, 2019
#13 - Religious Language & Alien Salvation with Amos Dowber
Amos Dowber is a theologian and philosopher (Thomist to be specific). Kazingram Dialogue Kazingram Dialogue Merchandise 
2:02:33
October 1, 2019
#12 - Dangers of Safe Space Culture with Rick Mehta
Rick Mehta is a former Professor of Psychology at Acadia University.  He was dismissed for exercising his academic freedom. Follow him @RickRMehta More information on Rick's public lecture: https://www.safs.ca/events/Safe%20Space%20Culture_September_2019_Halifax%20Talk.pdf Kazingram Dialogue
1:10:52
September 13, 2019
#11 - Growing Up an Immigrant with Jian Guo
Jian Guo is a computer scientist and an engineer. He practices Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Follow him @jian_jeffrey Kazingram Dialogue
2:27:20
August 23, 2019
#10 - Possible Worlds and Catholicism with Carlos Parra
 Carlos Parra is completing his philosophy degree and works for Air Canada. Carlos skydives and travels all across the globe. He loves philosophy and theology. Kazingram Dialogue
1:41:10
August 6, 2019
#9 - Artificial Intelligence and Psychedelics with Michael Adam Ferguson
 Michael Adam Ferguson is a Cognitive Neurology, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Laboratory for Brain Network Imaging and Modulation--Harvard Medical School, Department of Neurology.  He is the host of the Luminous Brain Podcast. Follow Michael  @neuromichaelphd If you want to register for the Soul & Brain,  click here. Kazingram Dialogue
1:42:37
July 18, 2019
#8 - Hate Speech and the Indigenous Industry with Frances Widdowson
Frances Widdowson is an author, a public intellectual, and associate Professor of Political Science at Mount Royal University. Her upcoming book is "Separate but Unequal: How Parallelist Ideology Conceals Indigenous Dependency" Follow Frances @FrancesWiddows1 and The Rational Space Network @SpaceRational Kazingram Dialogue
1:53:09
July 4, 2019
#7 - Living a Skeptical Life with Zach Reimer
Zach Reimer will be starting his PhD in Philosophy at the University of Oklahoma in the Fall of 2019. Zach is also a contributing author at Kazingram Dialogue. You can read his latest article "A Silent Saviour".  Kazingram Dialogue Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:39:10
June 20, 2019
#6 - Black Conservatism with Darnell Samuels
Darnell Samuels is the co-host of 'The Six Cents Report' podcast. Follow him @dogudda_darnell and The Six Cents Report @SixCentsReport Kazingram Dialogue Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:43:03
June 5, 2019
#5 - Classical Theism and Modernity with Craig Carter
Craig Carter is Professor of Theology, Theologian-in-Resident, and an author.  You can find more information:  https://www.tyndale.ca/university/faculty/craig-carter  Read his latest book: Interpreting Scripture with the Great Tradition: Recovering the Genius of Premodern Exegesis (2018) Kazingram Dialogue Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:14:16
May 11, 2019
#4 - Losing My Religion with Jordan Franck
Jordan Franck is an educator and a professional photographer. We discuss his departure from Christianity, what led to that, and what he holds to now. Check out his photography: https://www.jordanfranckphotography.com/ Kazingram Dialogue Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
3:00:57
April 24, 2019
#3 - Other Minds with Hugh Hunter
Hugh Hunter has a Phd in the History of Philosophy from the university of Toronto. He was a Post-Doc at Humboldt Universität, Berlin and has taught philosophy at seven universities.  https://www.jhughhunter.com/  Kazingram Dialogue Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:42:20
April 10, 2019
#2 - Preferential Hiring, Free Speech, and Intellectuals with Mark Mercer
 Mark Mercer is Professor of Philosophy, President of Society for Academic Freedom and Scholarship, and a public intellectual.   You can find more information: www.professormarkmercer.ca   Interested in supporting free speech: www.safs.ca Kazingram Dialogue Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
59:40
March 19, 2019
#1 - Cultural Marxism with Scott Masson
Scott Masson is Associate Professor of English Literature and a public intellectual. Find more of Scott's lecture here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCexRv3iOTRd5WKYpbombBLA Visit his website: https://www.scottmasson.ca/ Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
1:11:55
March 5, 2019
#0 - What is Kazingram Dialogue
KAZINGRAM DIALOGUE IS DEDICATED TO THE PURSUIT OF TRUTH THROUGH OPEN AND RATIONAL DIALOGUE Facebook - www.facebook.com/KZNGRM Instagram - www.instagram.com/kazingramdialogue Twitter - twitter.com/KZNGRM Buy Kazingram Dialogue merchandise - kazingram.com/shop/
01:20
February 14, 2019