The current state of the world is undeniably complex and turbulent. Philosophy can give young people sustaining goals to hang on to in uncertain times.
What the trial of Socrates teaches us about cheating--and the difference between winning and greatness.
When citizens are alienated from the political process they look to a champion to attack the oligarchs ruling over them. The champion will become the tyrant, Plato suggests.
Not according to Plato.
Now you have a name to go with the character traits.