CiTR -- Radio Freethinkers
Summary: Join Don as he explore the world with a skeptical eye. It's the show that applies skepticism and critical thinking to everyday issues. The place where reason and reality cross swords with politics, religion, economics and of course science. Join us each week, subscribe to our podcast and get ready to be skeptical.
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This Week: - My top science stories of 2016 - Top science stories of 2016 from Science News https://www.sciencenews.org/article/top-science-stories-2016 - Top science stories of 2016 from SciShow https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzdhNX6b01I - Top science stories of 2016 from SciShow Space https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ppIp7FfvauQ
This week's web wisdom: - Are We The Only Humans? -Think Fact https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJY3q3cNMWU - A Brief History of Everything - Neil deGrasse Tyson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7KYTJ8tBoZ8 - The Case for a Universal Basic Income - The RSA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkO2CwLWRvg - Journalism - Last Week Tonight https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bq2_wSsDwkQ
This weeks web wisdom: - Strange answers to the psychopath test by Jon Ronson
This week's web wisdom: - The Philosophy of FALLOUT 4 – Wisecrack https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N-4sihVgF2Y - Should the Rich Help the Poor? - Philosophy Tube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PXanBiNxt4Y - Who Gets the Royalties for Hitler's Book? - Today I Found Out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ie4QQJk1_pU - A New History for Humanity: The Human Era - Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=czgOWmtGVGs - 6 Chemical Reactions That Changed History - It's Okay To Be Smart https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jb4CMnT2-ao - 5 Baffling Mysteries About the Universe - SciShow https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ABgp2QomQA
This week a take down about how Donald Trump won the US Presidential election, how Hillary Clinton lost it and who stands to gain from a Trump win.
This Week: - Why Christmas is better for non-believer than believers,A flash back with Christmas reality check, - Humanism and Christmas, and - A cavalcade of Christmas music from Scientific Songs of Praise > Oh Chemistry > Single Cells > Solar Light > Tectonic Plates > Oh Satellite
This Week: - The psychology of shopping - The Compromise effect - The Reality of Boxing Day - When less cost more and - A lot more on tricks retailers use to get your money.
This Week's Webs Wisdom: Juvenoia - Vsauce, Why we hate cheap thing - The School of Life, Debunking Exoplanets - PBS Space Time, A history of Robotics - SciShow,and Periodic Table Song - ASAPScience.
This Week: Thought about the Trump Election, Web Wisdom: - What Does Dark Energy Really Do?
This week some web wisdom on unions and the power of coops: - On Wealth and Labor - Progressive Faith Sermons www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gkejN5WSnU - The social and ecological benefits of sharing the load - Economic Update www.bestoftheleft.com/the_social_and_ecological_benefits_of_sharing_the_load_economic_update_w_profwolff - The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizen-less Democracy - Belabored www.bestoftheleft.com/john_nichols_nicholsuprising_the_fight_against_a_jobless_economy_and_a_citizen_less_democracy_belabored_dissentmag - Uber's revolution was mostly about circumventing labor unions - Economic Update www.bestoftheleft.com/uber_s_revolution_was_mostly_about_circumventing_labor_unions_economic_update_w_profwolff - Unions and Wages - Thomas Hartman Show www.bestoftheleft.com/ - The Promise and Limitations of Worker Co-ops - Gar Alperovitz on Reality Asserts Itself www.youtube.com/watch?v=8JjicvAjGEY
This week we take a deep dive into how one becomes President of the United States...how much power does the president really have. We close the show with some web wisdom from Crash Course Government and Politics: - Political Parties https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEmOUHxessE - Party Systems https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PkltAl_cO5Y