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Truthfulness in Politics

Donald Trump and John Stewart both tap into a desire among the American public for truth in politics.

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Posted on 16 August 2015 | 8:00 pm

Amor Mundi 3/29/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on how poverty has changed, explore the stories of some of the leaders of the Civil Rights movement, and much more!

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Posted on 30 March 2015 | 10:00 am

Political Lies: Altering Facts and Rewriting History

Richard A. Barrett discusses how political lies not only skew history but also undermine a political actor's ability to engage with reality.

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Posted on 9 February 2015 | 10:00 am

Arendt and Intergenerational Justice

Christopher C. Robinson explores Arendt's concept of intergenerational justice and reveals the ways in which we can use this concept to formulate a stronger response to the global ecological crisis.

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Posted on 16 June 2014 | 10:00 am

One Against All

This Quote of the Week was originally published on September 3, 2012. It can be dangerous to tell the truth: ‚ÄúThere will always be One against All, one person against all others. [This is so] not because One is terribly wise and All are terribly foolish, but because the process of thinking and researching, which…Read more One Against All

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Posted on 18 November 2013 | 12:52 pm