Should Politicians be Honest or Electable? | Philosophy Tube
Aug 19 2016
When Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn or Bernie Sanders of the Democrats are called “unelectable,” what’s the real political, moral, and philosophical ideology behind “electability?” Subscribe! http://tinyurl.com/pr99a46 Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/PhilosophyTube Audible: http://tinyurl.com/jn6tpup FAQ: http://tinyurl.com/j8bo4gb Facebook: http://tinyurl.com/jgjek5w Twitter: @PhilosophyTube Email: email@example.com Google+: google.com/+thephilosophytube realphilosophytube.tumblr.com Recommended Reading: Harry Giles, What's Going on in the Labour Party and what Does it Mean? http://tinyurl.com/hloh8cg Louise Richardson, What Terrorists Want Sarah Ahmed, “Declarations of Whiteness” – it’s got some great stuff in there about nonperformative declarations that’s very applicable to politics: http://tinyurl.com/ps8sjt8 @WritersofColour @postrefracism Media Diversified on the Labour Coup: http://tinyurl.com/hhnyyvp Music by Epidemic Sound (Epidemicsound.com) If you or your organisation would like to financially support Philosophy Tube in distributing philosophical knowledge to those who might not otherwise have access to it in exchange for credits on the show, please get in touch! Any copyrighted material should fall under fair use for educational purposes or commentary, but if you are a copyright holder and believe your material has been used unfairly please get in touch with us and we will be happy to discuss it.