r/askphilosophy

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/r/askphilosophy aims to provide serious, well-researched answers to philosophical questions.
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A place to discuss and debate religion.
https://reddit.com/r/DebateReligion/
This reddit is intended for academic philosophers - (graduate) students, teachers, and researchers. Encouraged submissions: Open access articles of merit and substance, including from the popular press, that directly engage with a philosophical issue or concern the philosophical academic community. Links to teaching resources also appreciated.
https://reddit.com/r/AcademicPhilosophy/
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/
For questions and answers grounded in Social Science.
https://reddit.com/r/AskSocialScience/
Critical theory is a school of thought that stresses the examination and the critique of society and culture by applying knowledge from the social sciences and the humanities.
https://reddit.com/r/CriticalTheory/
r/literature
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Welcome to /r/literature, a community for deeper discussions of plays, poetry, short stories, and novels. Discussions of literary criticism, literary history, literary theory, and critical theory are also welcome--strongly encouraged, even.
https://reddit.com/r/literature/
r/TrueReddit
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A subreddit for really great, insightful articles and discussion. Please follow reddiquette, and READ THE ARTICLE before voting or discussing. Downvotes should only be used if something doesn’t contribute to intelligent discussion, not just because you disagree. Please use the report button if you see something that doesn’t belong.
https://reddit.com/r/TrueReddit/
r/changemyview
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A place to post an opinion you accept may be flawed, in an effort to understand other perspectives on the issue. Enter with a mindset for conversation, not debate.
https://reddit.com/r/changemyview/
r/Buddhism
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A reddit for all kinds of Buddhist teachings
https://reddit.com/r/Buddhism/
r/Anarchism
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Anarchism is a social movement that seeks liberation from oppressive systems of control including but not limited to the state, capitalism, racism, sexism, speciesism, and religion. Anarchists advocate a self-managed, classless, stateless society without borders, bosses, or rulers where everyone takes collective responsibility for the health and prosperity of themselves and the environment.
https://reddit.com/r/Anarchism/
A very active subreddit to debate and pose arguments to atheists, people who lack a belief in any of the gods that other people have proposed exist. Post your best arguments for the supernatural, discuss why your faith is true, and tell us how your reasoning led you to a belief in the supernatural. r/DebateAnAtheist is dedicated to discovering what is true and real and useful and using debate to ascertain beliefs we can be confident about. Remember to upvote comments with solid effort.
https://reddit.com/r/DebateAnAtheist/
r/TrueAtheism
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A subreddit dedicated to insightful posts and thoughtful, balanced discussion about atheism specifically and related topics concerning irreligion and religion generally.
https://reddit.com/r/TrueAtheism/
r/psychology
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A Reddit community for sharing and discussing science-based psychological material.
https://reddit.com/r/psychology/
r/Meditation
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Experiences, stories and instruction relating to the practice of meditation.
https://reddit.com/r/Meditation/
r/samharris
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A place to discuss Sam Harris and to have difficult conversations with civility.
https://reddit.com/r/samharris/
r/askscience
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Ask a science question, get a science answer.
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r/AskAcademia
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This subreddit is for discussing academic life, and for asking questions directed towards people involved in academia, (both science and humanities).
https://reddit.com/r/AskAcademia/
r/linguistics
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**lin⋅guis⋅tics**: the scientific study of human *language* * what form does it take? * how is meaning constructed? * how is it structured? * how is it produced?
https://reddit.com/r/linguistics/
r/TrueFilm
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An in-depth discussion of film
https://reddit.com/r/TrueFilm/
Discussion about politics. Talk amongst yourselves. Politely and informatively.
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r/Christianity
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/r/Christianity is a subreddit to discuss Christianity and aspects of Christian life. All are welcome to participate.
https://reddit.com/r/Christianity/
r/socialism
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Welcome to r/socialism! This is a community to discuss current events in our world from an anti-capitalist perspective and to provide clarity to socialist ideas. We look forward to your participation in our sub but please be respectful as rules are enforced. Are you new to socialist ideas? Please check out our educational materials and wiki.
https://reddit.com/r/socialism/
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Discussions about the writing craft.
https://reddit.com/r/writing/
r/Psychonaut
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A psychonaut is a person who experiences intentionally induced altered states of consciousness and claims to use the experience to investigate his or her mind, and possibly address spiritual questions, through direct experience.
https://reddit.com/r/Psychonaut/