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The Acorn


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May 12, 2023

  • Jyotsna Kapur
    When Children Die, What Can Theater Do?
    Tagore's Dak Ghar in the Warsaw Ghetto
    first published on May 12, 2023
  • Court D. Lewis
    Citizen-Soldiers in the American Cultural Revolution
    A Tribute to the Philosophy of Bat-Ami Bar On
    first published on May 12, 2023

May 11, 2023

  • Wim Laven
    Daring to be Good
    The Moral Demands of “Meaningful Political Citizenship” in the Life and Teachings of Bat-Ami Bar On
    first published on May 11, 2023
  • Jennifer Kling
    Resettling Refugees
    State Obligations, Egalitarian Concerns
    first published on May 11, 2023

April 9, 2022

  • Amir Jaima
    The Untold Story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., The Cyborg
    On the Post/Super/In-Human Conditions of Black (Anti)Heroism
    first published on April 9, 2022

December 29, 2021

  • Andrew Fitz-Gibbon, Danielle Poe, Sanjay Lal, William C. Gay, Mechthild Nagel
    What Would Make For A Better World? Andrew Fitz-Gibbon, Author of Pragmatic Nonviolence: Working toward a Better World, Meets Critics Danielle Poe, Sanjay Lal,William C. Gay and Mechthild Nagel
    first published on December 29, 2021
  • Jennifer Kiefer Fenton
    Evolutionary Inclusion in the Philosophy of Jane Addams: A Review Essay of Fischer’s Evolutionary Theorizing, with a Reply by Fischer
    first published on December 29, 2021

December 14, 2021

  • Andrew Fiala
    Philosophical Peace and Methodological Nonviolence
    first published on December 14, 2021

December 8, 2021

  • Rajmohan Gandhi
    Nationhood Today in the US and India: Learning with Gandhi
    first published on December 8, 2021

September 23, 2021

  • Larry Perry
    Beyond Black Churches:Toward an Understanding of the Black Spiritual Left, featuring Du Bois, Bethune, Thurman, and Black Lives Matter
    first published on September 23, 2021

September 22, 2021

  • J. Edward Hackett
    Kingian Personalism, Moral Emotions, and Emersonian Perfectionism
    A Response to Paul C. Taylor
    first published on September 22, 2021

September 21, 2021

  • Anthony Sean Neal
    “A Fulfillment So High”: New Directions in African American Philosophy for the Study of Howard Thurman and Martin Luther King, Jr.
    first published on September 21, 2021
  • Anthony Sean Neal, Michael Barber, Eddie O’Byrn
    Thurman’s Philosophical De-Mystified Mysticism Author Meets Critics
    Anthony Sean Neal, Author of Howard Thurman’s Philosophical Mysticism Meets Critics Michael Barber and Eddie O’Byrn
    first published on September 21, 2021

January 29, 2021

  • Federico Germán Abal
    Why Pacifist Leadership Overcomes the Over-Demandingness Objection
    first published on January 29, 2021

January 22, 2021

  • Michael Allen
    Integrating Economics and Life Goals through Gandhi’s ‘Back and Forth’ Method between Capitalists and Socialism
    first published on January 22, 2021

January 6, 2021

  • Sanjay Lal
    Revolutionary Nondualism
    Simple Living and the Eradication of Poverty in Gandhi’s Philosophy of Nonviolence
    first published on January 6, 2021

November 26, 2019

  • Douglas Allen
    Mahatma Gandhi’s Philosophy of Nonviolence and Truth
    The Key Values and Concepts for Gandhi 150 and the Future
    first published on November 26, 2019

February 23, 2019

  • Andrew Fiala
    The Pacifist Tradition and Pacifism as Transformative and Critical Theory
    first published on February 23, 2019
  • Steven Steyl
    What Can Virtue Ethics Offer Pacifists?
    first published on February 23, 2019

April 12, 2018

  • Matthew Rukgaber
    Guns as Lies
    A Kantian Criticism of the Supposed Right to Bear Arms
    first published on April 12, 2018
  • Charles K. Fink
    Nonviolence and Tolstoy’s Hard Question
    first published on April 12, 2018

October 19, 2017

  • Corey Barnes
    Imperatives of Peace
    A Lockean Justification for Cosmopolitan Principles
    first published on October 19, 2017

September 29, 2017

  • Sanjay Lal
    Affirming a Vital Connection
    Nonviolence and the Disavowal of Death as a Harm
    first published on September 29, 2017

September 28, 2017

  • John Nolt
    Anger, Despondence, and Nonviolence
    Reflections on the D.C. Climate March
    first published on September 28, 2017

February 1, 2017

  • José-Antonio Orosco
    Abolition as a Morally Responsible Response to Riots
    Lessons on Violence from Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Cesar Chavez
    first published on February 1, 2017

November 29, 2016

  • Predrag Cicovacki, Carlo Filice, Sanjay Lal
    Author Meets Critics
    Predrag Cicovacki, Author of Gandhi’s Footprints, Meets Critics Sanjay Lal and Carlo Filice
    first published on November 29, 2016