Socialism Enters the Mainstream | Robert Wright & Nathan J. Robinson [The Wright Show]

00:05 Why Nathan’s magazine, Current Affairs, is based in New Orleans 05:52 Why is socialism suddenly cool? And what exactly does it mean? 20:51 Why Nathan identifies as a libertarian socialist 27:16 Is “Social Justice Warrior” a straw man? 38:25 Nathan: “Cultural appropriation” is about power disparity, not cultural purity 49:17 Glenn Greenwald joins the “microaggressions” argument 55:08 Nathan: Empathy can be an antidote to tribalistic politics 1:07:50 The future of leftist foreign policy

Robert Wright (, The Evolution of God, Nonzero, Why Buddhism Is True) and Nathan Robinson (Current Affairs)

Recorded on January 20, 2019

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