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Beyond Forgiveness

Samantha Hill examines the act of forgiveness and asks whether we can embrace this principle with respect to someone like Dylann Roof. Posted on 28 June 2015 | 8:00 pm

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

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

Amor Mundi 10/26/14

In this week's Amor Mundi, we examine the portrait of Edward Snowden director Laura Poitras paints in her new film "Citizenfour," dig deep into the criticism revolving around the NY Metropolitan Opera's production of "The Death of Klinghoffer," meditate on why the Hong Kong protesters will not give up their fight for democracy, and much more. Posted on 27 October 2014 | 11:30 am

The Alternative to Forgiveness

Andrew T. Dilts reflects on forgiveness, punishment, and vengeance with respect to George Zimmerman's slaying of Trayvon Martin. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:00 am

Forgiveness

Trespassing is an everyday occurrence which is in the very nature of action’s constant establishment of new relationships within a web of relations, and it needs forgiving, dismissing in order to go on by constantly releasing men from what they have done unknowingly.  Only through this constant mutual release from what they do can men…Read more Forgiveness Posted on 25 March 2013 | 10:15 am

The Alternative to Forgiveness

“The alternative to forgiveness, but by no means its opposite, is punishment, and both have in common that they attempt to put an end to something that without interference could go on endlessly. It is therefore quite significant, a structural element in the realm of human affairs, that men are unable to forgive what they…Read more The Alternative to Forgiveness Posted on 11 June 2012 | 5:17 pm