Kayla Trautwein | Overcoming Anxiety & Negativity With Stoicism

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John Sellars | Aligning with Your Nature, Finding Meaning & the Stoic Approach to Emotions

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David Ropeik | Risk Perception During Challenging Times

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Harald Kavli | Translating Epictetus into Norwegian

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Michael Connell | Stoic Comedy, Overcoming Objections & His Best Gig Story to Date

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Dr. Kevin Vost | Catholicism, Fitness & Psychology

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Gregory Lopez | Stoic Logic, Training with Epictetus & Aligning with Nature

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