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Amor Mundi 8/30/15

In our Amor Mundi, we recognize Pope Francis' appeal for a new cultural paradigm, reflect on the inadequacies that are evident in education, and much more! Posted on 30 August 2015 | 8:01 pm

Amor Mundi 8/23/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we muse on what effect trigger warnings might have on college students, reflect on the ways we discuss depression, and much more! Posted on 23 August 2015 | 8:01 pm

Amor Mundi 6/28/15

In our Amor Mundi, we celebrate the end of marriage inequality in the U.S., reflect on the life of Clementa Pinckney with President Obama, and much more. Posted on 28 June 2015 | 8:01 pm

Architecture: Human Intervention of the Earth

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Hans Teerds reflects on how we understand architecture as a political concern and, by extension, understand Karl Jaspers' spatial approach to thinking. Posted on 11 May 2015 | 10:00 am

Amor Mundi 1/4/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reevaluate our basic understanding of liberty, reflect on whether economic inequality undermines democracy, realize the blame of the Bush-Cheney White House in allowing torture to flourish in the CIA, and much more. Posted on 5 January 2015 | 11:30 am

Video Archives – “Revenge and the Art of Justice” (2011)

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In this week's Video Archives, we look back on a lecture Roger Berkowitz gave on the relationship between revenge and justice. Posted on 4 December 2014 | 10:00 am

Video Archives – Roger Berkowitz L&T Lecture (2010)

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In this week's Video Archives, we take a look back at a lecture Roger Berkowitz delivered back in 2010 on the importance of humanity. Posted on 7 August 2014 | 12:07 pm

All of the Experts are Dead

“Snow Fall” is an essay by John Branch that appeared on the NY Times online yesterday. It is, simply, gripping. I read it holding my small screen, shaking, and could not put it down. Here is how Branch describes the internal life of Elyse Saugstad as she experienced beings swallowed up by an avalanche. She…Read more All of the Experts are Dead Posted on 21 December 2012 | 1:38 pm