Stoicism and the Pandemic

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Published Jan 16, 2021, 12:39 AM

The coronavirus pandemic has brought up all sorts of emotions and feelings, as we all try to navigate this 'new normal.' But perhaps instead of asking 'Why is this happening?,' there are better questions to ask, like 'What can I control?'

On this episode of This Is Why, we learn about an ancient philosophy and some of its modern implementation.


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Dr. Ranjini George, University of Toronto instructor & practitioner of Stoicism

Episode resources:

Stoicism and the Good Life, the course Dr. George is presenting at the University of Toronto

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