Episode 199

A Conversation with Caitlin Flanagan

April 23, 2020

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris and Caitlin Flanagan discuss the ethics of abortion, the fact that universities with immense endowments are laying off staff during the Covid-19 pandemic, the Woody Allen autobiography, the moral hypocrisy of Hollywood, the lessons of “Tiger King,” and other topics.

Caitlin Flanagan is a contributing editor for The Atlantic and a former staff writer for The New Yorker. Her writing has appeared in a number of notable publications including Time, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and The Wall Street Journal. She is the author of two books: To Hell with All That and Girl Land.

Twitter: @CaitlinPacific