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Politics After Truth: Trump, Lies, Climate Change and Khashoggi with Prof. Paul Dumouchel – Full Video

Prof. Paul Dumouchel, respected scholar of political philosophy and an expert in mimetic theory, applied Girard’s insights about rivalry and conflict to a variety of issues, including President Trump’s rejection of his own government’s reports on the impact of climate change and the involvement of Saudi Crown Prince Muhammed in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. Suzanne Ross guided this illuminating conversation.

Politics After Truth: Trump, Lies, Climate Change and Khashoggi with Prof. Paul Dumouchel – Trailer

Prof. Paul Dumouchel, respected scholar of political philosophy and an expert in mimetic theory, applied Girard’s insights about rivalry and conflict to a variety of issues, including President Trump’s rejection of his own government’s reports on the impact of climate change and the involvement of Saudi Crown Prince Muhammed in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. Suzanne Ross guided this illuminating conversation.

Mass Murder and American History

"The mass shootings will continue. But we do have a choice: We can face it squarely and look beyond it, toward love, toward forgiveness, toward an understanding of our presumed enemies. When we do so, the hard part begins. We also start understanding ourselves." - Robert Koehler

Resist and Persist: Faith and the Fight for Equality

The RavenCast is excited to welcome Erin Wathen, author of "Resist and Persist: Faith and the Fight for Equality," as she joins Adam Ericksen for a live interview on Thursday, June 28, at 6 pm CT. Enjoy the second chapter of her book as she explains the rivalry between women for power, status, and the very embodiment of womanhood and/or feminism as the product of patriarchy. How might an understanding of mimetic theory help us all to cooperate and create community together rather than compete?