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Descartes: “I Think, Therefore I Am” | Highlights Ep.45 [Video]

Click this link to enroll in this FREE online course today and learn more about the ideas and philosophers who have shaped the West. https://online.hillsdale.edu/landing/introduction-to-western-philosophy?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=YTHighlightsSeries&utm_content=west_phil&utm_term=ep45In this Highlight from Hillsdale College’s FREE online course, “Introduction to Western Philosophy,” Dr. Nathan Schlueter explains how René Descartes sought to ground philosophy on self-knowledge by questioning the reality of all his sensory experiences. Since he could not question his own existence, he famously concluded: “I think, therefore I am.”Support Hillsdale College: https://secured.hillsdale.edu/hillsdale/support-hillsdale-collegeVisit our website: http://hillsdale.eduLearn from our online courses: http://online.hillsdale.eduRead Imprimis: https://imprimis.hillsdale.edu/Undergraduate programs: https://www.hillsdale.edu/information-for/undergraduate-admissions/Graduate School of Statesmanship: https://www.hillsdale.edu/academics/graduate-school/Graduate School of Government: https://dc.hillsdale.edu/School-of-Government/Program-Overview/Listen to Hillsdale Dialogues Podcast: http://blog.hillsdale.edu/online-coursesHillsdale College is an independent institution of higher learning founded in 1844 by men and women “grateful to God for the inestimable blessings” resulting from civil and religious liberty and “believing that the diffusion of learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings.” It pursues the stated object of the founders: “to furnish all persons who wish, irrespective of nation, color, or sex, a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” outstanding among American colleges “and to combine with this such moral and social instruction as will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.” As a nonsectarian Christian institution, Hillsdale College maintains “by precept and example” the immemorial teachings and practices of the Christian faith.The College also considers itself a trustee of our Western philosophical and theological inheritance tracing to Athens and Jerusalem, a heritage finding its clearest expression in the American experiment of self-government under law.By training the young in the liberal arts, Hillsdale College prepares students to become leaders worthy of that legacy. By encouraging the scholarship of its faculty, it contributes to the preservation of that legacy for future generations. By publicly defending that legacy, it enlists the aid of other friends of free civilization and thus secures the conditions of its own survival and independence.

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Francis Bacon: The Father of Modern Science | Highlights Ep.44 [Video]

Click this link to enroll in this FREE online course today and learn more about the ideas and philosophers who have shaped the West.https://online.hillsdale.edu/landing/introduction-to-western-philosophy?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=YTHighlightsSeries&utm_content=west_phil&utm_term=ep44In this Highlight from Hillsdale College’s FREE online course, “Introduction to Western Philosophy,” Dr. Nathan Schlueter explains how Francis Bacon offers a new way to look at philosophy that repudiates classical philosophy, introduces a radical skepticism to philosophy, and attempts to use scientific inquiry to command nature. Ultimately, Bacon’s thought provides the foundation for modern science. – -Support Hillsdale College: https://secured.hillsdale.edu/hillsdale/support-hillsdale-collegeVisit our website: http://hillsdale.eduLearn from our online courses: http://online.hillsdale.eduRead Imprimis: https://imprimis.hillsdale.edu/Undergraduate programs: https://www.hillsdale.edu/information-for/undergraduate-admissions/Graduate School of Statesmanship: https://www.hillsdale.edu/academics/graduate-school/Graduate School of Government: https://dc.hillsdale.edu/School-of-Government/Program-Overview/Listen to Hillsdale Dialogues Podcast: http://blog.hillsdale.edu/online-coursesHillsdale College is an independent institution of higher learning founded in 1844 by men and women “grateful to God for the inestimable blessings” resulting from civil and religious liberty and “believing that the diffusion of learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings.” It pursues the stated object of the founders: “to furnish all persons who wish, irrespective of nation, color, or sex, a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” outstanding among American colleges “and to combine with this such moral and social instruction as will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.” As a nonsectarian Christian institution, Hillsdale College maintains “by precept and example” the immemorial teachings and practices of the Christian faith.The College also considers itself a trustee of our Western philosophical and theological inheritance tracing to Athens and Jerusalem, a heritage finding its clearest expression in the American experiment of self-government under law.By training the young in the liberal arts, Hillsdale College prepares students to become leaders worthy of that legacy. By encouraging the scholarship of its faculty, it contributes to the preservation of that legacy for future generations. By publicly defending that legacy, it enlists the aid of other friends of free civilization and thus secures the conditions of its own survival and independence.

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Aristotle’s Four Causes | Highlights Ep.43 [Video]

Enroll in the FREE online course to learn more about the ideas and philosophers who have shaped the West. https://online.hillsdale.edu/landing/introduction-to-western-philosophy?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=YTHighlightsSeries&utm_content=west_phil&utm_term=ep43In this Highlight from Hillsdale College’s FREE online course, “Introduction to Western Philosophy,” Dr. Nathan Schlueter explains Aristotle’s four causes and how they relate to Aristotle’s idea of an unmoved mover. Sign up for your free course today: https://online.hillsdale.edu/landing/introduction-to-western-philosophy?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=YTHighlightsSeries&utm_content=west_phil&utm_term=ep43- -Support Hillsdale College: https://secured.hillsdale.edu/hillsdale/support-hillsdale-collegeVisit our website: http://hillsdale.eduLearn from our online courses: http://online.hillsdale.eduRead Imprimis: https://imprimis.hillsdale.edu/Undergraduate programs: https://www.hillsdale.edu/information-for/undergraduate-admissions/Graduate School of Statesmanship: https://www.hillsdale.edu/academics/graduate-school/Graduate School of Government: https://dc.hillsdale.edu/School-of-Government/Program-Overview/Listen to Hillsdale Dialogues Podcast: http://blog.hillsdale.edu/online-coursesHillsdale College is an independent institution of higher learning founded in 1844 by men and women “grateful to God for the inestimable blessings” resulting from civil and religious liberty and “believing that the diffusion of learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings.” It pursues the stated object of the founders: “to furnish all persons who wish, irrespective of nation, color, or sex, a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” outstanding among American colleges “and to combine with this such moral and social instruction as will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.” As a nonsectarian Christian institution, Hillsdale College maintains “by precept and example” the immemorial teachings and practices of the Christian faith.The College also considers itself a trustee of our Western philosophical and theological inheritance tracing to Athens and Jerusalem, a heritage finding its clearest expression in the American experiment of self-government under law.By training the young in the liberal arts, Hillsdale College prepares students to become leaders worthy of that legacy. By encouraging the scholarship of its faculty, it contributes to the preservation of that legacy for future generations. By publicly defending that legacy, it enlists the aid of other friends of free civilization and thus secures the conditions of its own survival and independence.

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At a Crossroads | Jordan B. Peterson | 2022 Commencement Address [Video]

Jordan B. Peterson is a clinical psychologist, professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Toronto, and the author of three books: Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief, 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos, and Beyond Order: 12 More Rules for Life. He received a B.A. in political science and a B.A. in psychology from the University of Alberta, and an M.A. and a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from McGill University. He has published more than 100 scientific papers, his podcasts have over 55 million downloads and consistently rank #1 in the Higher Education category on iTunes, and he was nominated for five consecutive years as One of Ontario’s Best University Lecturers.- -Support Hillsdale College: https://secured.hillsdale.edu/hillsdale/support-hillsdale-collegeVisit our website: http://hillsdale.eduLearn from our online courses: http://online.hillsdale.eduRead Imprimis: https://imprimis.hillsdale.edu/Undergraduate programs: https://www.hillsdale.edu/information-for/undergraduate-admissions/Graduate School of Statesmanship: https://www.hillsdale.edu/academics/graduate-school/Graduate School of Government: https://dc.hillsdale.edu/School-of-Government/Program-Overview/Listen to Hillsdale Dialogues Podcast: http://blog.hillsdale.edu/online-coursesHillsdale College is an independent institution of higher learning founded in 1844 by men and women “grateful to God for the inestimable blessings” resulting from civil and religious liberty and “believing that the diffusion of learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings.” It pursues the stated object of the founders: “to furnish all persons who wish, irrespective of nation, color, or sex, a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” outstanding among American colleges “and to combine with this such moral and social instruction as will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.” As a nonsectarian Christian institution, Hillsdale College maintains “by precept and example” the immemorial teachings and practices of the Christian faith.The College also considers itself a trustee of our Western philosophical and theological inheritance tracing to Athens and Jerusalem, a heritage finding its clearest expression in the American experiment of self-government under law.By training the young in the liberal arts, Hillsdale College prepares students to become leaders worthy of that legacy. By encouraging the scholarship of its faculty, it contributes to the preservation of that legacy for future generations. By publicly defending that legacy, it enlists the aid of other friends of free civilization and thus secures the conditions of its own survival and independence.

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Roe v. Wade: Privacy and Liberty | The U.S. Supreme Court [Video]

The Supreme Court’s 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade declared a right to an abortion as part of a right to privacy—a term not found in the Constitution. The Court’s second landmark decision on the issue, Planned Parenthood v. Casey (1992), gave abortion rights a new grounding in an understanding of liberty that marked an explicit rejection of the Founders’ belief in an unchanging human nature. In this lecture from Hillsdale College’s 2017 FREE online course, “The U.S. Supreme Court,” Dr. Adam Carrington reveals how the Supreme Court arrived at these novel readings that departed so significantly from the Founders’ understanding of natural rights, liberty, morality, and the purpose of government.To enroll in this FREE online course, click the link below:https://online.hillsdale.edu/landing/the-us-supreme-court?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=the_supreme_court_oc&utm_content=roe_v._wade&utm_term=5/3/22Support Hillsdale College: https://secured.hillsdale.edu/hillsdale/support-hillsdale-collegeVisit our website: http://hillsdale.eduLearn from our online courses: http://online.hillsdale.eduRead Imprimis: https://imprimis.hillsdale.edu/Undergraduate programs: https://www.hillsdale.edu/information-for/undergraduate-admissions/Graduate School of Statesmanship: https://www.hillsdale.edu/academics/graduate-school/Graduate School of Government: https://dc.hillsdale.edu/School-of-Government/Program-Overview/Listen to Hillsdale Dialogues Podcast: http://blog.hillsdale.edu/online-coursesHillsdale College is an independent institution of higher learning founded in 1844 by men and women “grateful to God for the inestimable blessings” resulting from civil and religious liberty and “believing that the diffusion of learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings.” It pursues the stated object of the founders: “to furnish all persons who wish, irrespective of nation, color, or sex, a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” outstanding among American colleges “and to combine with this such moral and social instruction as will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.” As a nonsectarian Christian institution, Hillsdale College maintains “by precept and example” the immemorial teachings and practices of the Christian faith.The College also considers itself a trustee of our Western philosophical and theological inheritance tracing to Athens and Jerusalem, a heritage finding its clearest expression in the American experiment of self-government under law.By training the young in the liberal arts, Hillsdale College prepares students to become leaders worthy of that legacy. By encouraging the scholarship of its faculty, it contributes to the preservation of that legacy for future generations. By publicly defending that legacy, it enlists the aid of other friends of free civilization and thus secures the conditions of its own survival and independence.

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Plato’s Allegory of the Cave [Video]

In this Highlight from Hillsdale College’s FREE online course, “Introduction to Western Philosophy,” Dr. Nathan Schlueter describes Plato’s famous allegory of the cave and reveals how education can break us from the images that blind us from seeing reality. Enroll in this FREE online course today and learn more about western philosophy. https://online.hillsdale.edu/courses/introduction-to-western-philosophy?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=YTHighlightsSeries&utm_content=west_phil&utm_term=ep42Support Hillsdale College: https://secured.hillsdale.edu/hillsdale/support-hillsdale-collegeVisit our website: http://hillsdale.eduLearn from our online courses: http://online.hillsdale.eduRead Imprimis: https://imprimis.hillsdale.edu/Undergraduate programs: https://www.hillsdale.edu/information-for/undergraduate-admissions/Graduate School of Statesmanship: https://www.hillsdale.edu/academics/graduate-school/Graduate School of Government: https://dc.hillsdale.edu/School-of-Government/Program-Overview/Listen to Hillsdale Dialogues Podcast: http://blog.hillsdale.edu/online-coursesHillsdale College is an independent institution of higher learning founded in 1844 by men and women “grateful to God for the inestimable blessings” resulting from civil and religious liberty and “believing that the diffusion of learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings.” It pursues the stated object of the founders: “to furnish all persons who wish, irrespective of nation, color, or sex, a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” outstanding among American colleges “and to combine with this such moral and social instruction as will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.” As a nonsectarian Christian institution, Hillsdale College maintains “by precept and example” the immemorial teachings and practices of the Christian faith. The College also considers itself a trustee of our Western philosophical and theological inheritance tracing to Athens and Jerusalem, a heritage finding its clearest expression in the American experiment of self-government under law.By training the young in the liberal arts, Hillsdale College prepares students to become leaders worthy of that legacy. By encouraging the scholarship of its faculty, it contributes to the preservation of that legacy for future generations. By publicly defending that legacy, it enlists the aid of other friends of free civilization and thus secures the conditions of its own survival and independence.

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Lack of Studies for Alternatives COVID-19 Treatments | CLIP [Video]

🔵 Watch the Full Episode 👉 https://ept.ms/0331MartinKulldorff 🔴 Start Your Free Trial (Code: Jan) 👉 https://ept.ms/FreeTrial_Jan 🔵 Sign up for the American Thought Leaders newsletter to stay up-to-date on new episodes, releases, and events 👉 https://ept.ms/ATLnewsletter Dr. Martin Kulldorf says there were a lack of studies by the NIH and NIAID to learn if any existing generic drugs or treatments were effective against COVID-19 during the pandemic. He says the key for a more effective scientific and medical establishment in the US would be to decentralize these decision-making power hubs.💛 Support us to fight for the truth👉https://donorbox.org/american-thought-leaders🔵SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL TODAY: 🔔 https://www.youtube.com/c/AmericanThoughtLeadersFind out where you can watch us on cable TV: https://www.ntd.com/tv-providers.html#MartinKulldorff #COVID #Fauci – – -LATEST EXCLUSIVE EPISODES:PART 1: Victor Davis Hanson: Cutting Through the Russia-Ukraine Information War https://ept.ms/0326VictorDavisHansonPART 2: Victor Davis Hanson on Russia-Ukraine ‘New World Order,’ Biolabs, and Other War Messaging—Is This a WWIII Moment?https://ept.ms/0326VictorDavisHansonP2 Paul Rossi: How My Private School Tried to Force Me to Indoctrinate My Students https://ept.ms/10324PaulRossi Dr. Scott Atlas: A Powerful, Unelected ‘Cabal’ Controls Both Scientific Funding and Health Policy in America https://ept.ms/0322ScottAtlas Laura Dodsworth: How Government Weaponized Fear and Human Psychology During the Pandemichttps://ept.ms/10319LauraDodsworth PART 1: Maajid Nawaz: The Levers of Ideological Warfare—From Islamist Extremism to Covidian Dogmahttps://ept.ms/0310MaajidNawaz PART 2: Maajid Nawaz: How Our Elites Destroyed Public Trust and Created a Recruiting Ground for Extremism https://ept.ms/0310MaajidNawazP2 ‘Nightmarish Abuse’—Rep. Chris Smith on How US Policies Enabled Genocide and Forced Organ Harvesting in China https://ept.ms/0224ChrisSmith ‘Live Not By Lies’—Rod Dreher: How Much Are We Willing to Sacrifice for the Truth? https://ept.ms/0125RodDreher1 Sharyl Attkisson: How Propagandists Co-Opted ‘Fact-Checkers’ and the Press to Control the Information Landscape https://ept.ms/0118SharylAttkisson1 ‘Take Race Off the Table’—Bob Woodson on the Power of Grassroots Leaders to Rescue America from Moral and Spiritual Freefall https://ept.ms/1225BobWoodson1 How Communist China Manipulates the Narrative About China in the West—Leon Lee Talks New Film, “Unsilenced” https://ept.ms/0106LeonLee1 – – -Dr. Martin Kulldorff: How to Dismantle the ‘Cartel’ of Public Health Funding and Rekindle Open Scientific Inquiry- – -Credits:shutterstock Images: https://shutr.bz/2u8Zdp8Music: Audioblocks.com, epidemicsound.comStock Video: Videoblocks.com————————————————-© All Rights Reserved.

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C.S. Lewis on Christianity | Official Trailer [Video]

Hillsdale’s newest free online course, “C.S. Lewis on Christianity,” explores life’s eternal questions by examining the life and influential works of the greatest Christian apologist of the twentieth century. Register today: https://hillsdale.edu/lewisSupport Hillsdale College: https://secured.hillsdale.edu/hillsdale/support-hillsdale-collegeVisit our website: http://hillsdale.eduLearn from our online courses: http://online.hillsdale.eduRead Imprimis: https://imprimis.hillsdale.edu/Undergraduate programs: https://www.hillsdale.edu/information-for/undergraduate-admissions/Graduate School of Statesmanship: https://www.hillsdale.edu/academics/graduate-school/Graduate School of Government: https://dc.hillsdale.edu/School-of-Government/Program-Overview/Listen to Hillsdale Dialogues Podcast: http://blog.hillsdale.edu/online-coursesThe audio recording of Lewis reading The Four Loves in the trailer was made available by the Alliance for Christian Media, Inc. For a full copy of Lewis reading The Four Loves, please email info@Day1.org for more information.Hillsdale College is an independent institution of higher learning founded in 1844 by men and women “grateful to God for the inestimable blessings” resulting from civil and religious liberty and “believing that the diffusion of learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings.” It pursues the stated object of the founders: “to furnish all persons who wish, irrespective of nation, color, or sex, a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” outstanding among American colleges “and to combine with this such moral and social instruction as will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.” As a nonsectarian Christian institution, Hillsdale College maintains “by precept and example” the immemorial teachings and practices of the Christian faith.The College also considers itself a trustee of our Western philosophical and theological inheritance tracing to Athens and Jerusalem, a heritage finding its clearest expression in the American experiment of self-government under law.By training the young in the liberal arts, Hillsdale College prepares students to become leaders worthy of that legacy. By encouraging the scholarship of its faculty, it contributes to the preservation of that legacy for future generations. By publicly defending that legacy, it enlists the aid of other friends of free civilization and thus secures the conditions of its own survival and independence.

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COVID-19 Pandemic Marks ‘End of 400 Years of Scientific Progress’ | CLIP [Video]

🔵 Watch the Full Episode 👉 https://ept.ms/0331MartinKulldorff 🔴 Start Your Free Trial (Code: Jan) 👉 https://ept.ms/FreeTrial_Jan 🔵 Sign up for the American Thought Leaders newsletter to stay up-to-date on new episodes, releases, and events 👉 https://ept.ms/ATLnewsletter “New ideas always come from the fringe in science. So we have to encourage new ideas to come up. We can’t have science become a religion where there are dogmas.” In this episode, filmed at Hillsdale College’s Censorship of Science conference, we sit down with Dr. Martin Kulldorff, an epidemiologist, biostatistician, and former professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School. He’s a co-author of the Great Barrington Declaration that argued for “focused protection” of the vulnerable instead of lockdowns.Kulldorff breaks down what he sees as the “power hubs” controlling policy, research funding, and career advancement in the scientific world.“Dr. Fauci sort of sits on the biggest chunk of infectious disease research money in the world. So it takes a bit of guts to contradict his view on pandemic strategy.”Kulldorff is the scientific director at the Brownstone Institute and a founding fellow at Hillsdale College’s Academy for Science and Freedom.“I’m very concerned that 400 years of enlightenment or scientific progress may come to an end. And I think we have to work very hard to avoid that.”💛 Support us to fight for the truth👉https://donorbox.org/american-thought-leaders🔵SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL TODAY: 🔔 https://www.youtube.com/c/AmericanThoughtLeadersFind out where you can watch us on cable TV: https://www.ntd.com/tv-providers.html#MartinKulldorff #COVID #Fauci – – -LATEST EXCLUSIVE EPISODES:PART 1: Victor Davis Hanson: Cutting Through the Russia-Ukraine Information War https://ept.ms/0326VictorDavisHansonPART 2: Victor Davis Hanson on Russia-Ukraine ‘New World Order,’ Biolabs, and Other War Messaging—Is This a WWIII Moment?https://ept.ms/0326VictorDavisHansonP2 Paul Rossi: How My Private School Tried to Force Me to Indoctrinate My Students https://ept.ms/10324PaulRossi Dr. Scott Atlas: A Powerful, Unelected ‘Cabal’ Controls Both Scientific Funding and Health Policy in America https://ept.ms/0322ScottAtlas Laura Dodsworth: How Government Weaponized Fear and Human Psychology During the Pandemichttps://ept.ms/10319LauraDodsworth PART 1: Maajid Nawaz: The Levers of Ideological Warfare—From Islamist Extremism to Covidian Dogmahttps://ept.ms/0310MaajidNawaz PART 2: Maajid Nawaz: How Our Elites Destroyed Public Trust and Created a Recruiting Ground for Extremism https://ept.ms/0310MaajidNawazP2 ‘Nightmarish Abuse’—Rep. Chris Smith on How US Policies Enabled Genocide and Forced Organ Harvesting in China https://ept.ms/0224ChrisSmith ‘Live Not By Lies’—Rod Dreher: How Much Are We Willing to Sacrifice for the Truth? https://ept.ms/0125RodDreher1 Sharyl Attkisson: How Propagandists Co-Opted ‘Fact-Checkers’ and the Press to Control the Information Landscape https://ept.ms/0118SharylAttkisson1 ‘Take Race Off the Table’—Bob Woodson on the Power of Grassroots Leaders to Rescue America from Moral and Spiritual Freefall https://ept.ms/1225BobWoodson1 How Communist China Manipulates the Narrative About China in the West—Leon Lee Talks New Film, “Unsilenced” https://ept.ms/0106LeonLee1 – – -Dr. Martin Kulldorff: How to Dismantle the ‘Cartel’ of Public Health Funding and Rekindle Open Scientific Inquiry- – -Credits:shutterstock Images: https://shutr.bz/2u8Zdp8Music: Audioblocks.com, epidemicsound.comStock Video: Videoblocks.com————————————————-© All Rights Reserved.

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LIVESTREAM | Laying Siege to the Institutions | Chris Rufo | Tuesday April 5, 2022 [Video]

Chris Rufo—this semester’s Eugene C. Pulliam Distinguished Visiting Fellow in Journalism—will deliver his public lecture, “Laying Siege to the Institutions,” Tuesday evening at 8:00 p.m. ET. Watch the live stream.