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James Davison Hunter and Pete Wehner: Democracy in Dark Times

Faith Angle

James Davison Hunter, one of the nation's foremost sociologists, sits down with NYT and Atlantic contributor Pete Wehner for a big-think conversation about our present cultural moment. A new IASC survey of 2,205 Americans, which James recently co-authored, argues that present-day American fracture along racial, religious, and political lines is more culturally profound and consequential than we think. With that springboard James offers a "climatological" view of present-day reality. Guests James Davison Hunter Peter Wehner Links Democracy in Dark Times To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World Culture Wars: The Struggle To Control The Family, Art, Education, Law, And Politics In America The Death of Politics: How to Heal Our Frayed Republic After Trump The Death of Character: Moral Education in an Age Without Good or Evil Follow us | faithangle.org


13 Jan 2021

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Daniel Krauthammer and Peter Wehner: The Point of it All

Faith Angle

In this episode, we're joined by Daniel Krauthammer for a big-think conversation about American democracy, Judaism, foreign policy, history and human nature, the power of ideas, baseball, Zionism, and the remarkable life of Charles Krauthammer (1950-2018). Daniel recently edited "The Point of it All," and Pete Wehner of The Atlantic and The New York Times knew Charles for decades—and worked in 2001 with Daniel, too.Links from this episode: The Point of it All: A Lifetime of Great Loves and Endeavors, 2019 paperback, Charles Krauthammer, ed. by Daniel KrauthammerThe Example of Charles Krauthammer, by Peter Wehner, New York Times, June 21, 2018


2 Dec 2019

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Episode 108: Pete Wehner - Faith, Politics, & Polarization

The Bible For Normal People

You may have noticed that we’re in a political season with a lot of charged rhetoric, so we decided to bring on someone who isn’t like that. Like at all. We have Pete Wehner, political commentator and columnist joining us to talk about this deep problem of polarization and how we might allow our faith to better fuel our political conversations.Show Notes →Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-bible-for-normal-people/donationsAdvertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands


18 Nov 2019

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13: Pete Wehner on “The Death of Politics”

Awkward Conversations

Interview with Peter Wehner on his book, “The Death of Politics: How to Heal Our Frayed Republic After Trump”.

24 Oct 2019

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Pete Wehner: The Death of Politics

The Michael Medved Show

Pete Wehner joins the show to talk about his new book, The Death of Politics: How to Heal Our Frayed Republic After Trump


7 Jun 2019

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TOMLIN'S TAKE: Pete Wehner on religion and politics

The Michael Medved Show

Pete Wehner joins producer Greg Tomlin to talk about religion and politics in the age of Trump.


24 Apr 2019

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Jonathan Haidt and Peter Wehner: The Righteous Mind

Faith Angle

Jon Haidt offers candid perspective on today's university campuses, contemporary journalism, public discourse, and his own journey—as well as ways to better equip iGen students in their pursuit of human flourishing. Guests: Jonathan Haidt Peter Wehner Links: Why a 21st Century Enlightenment Needs Walls, Jonathan Haidt, RSA Replay Complicating the Narratives, by Amanda Ripley The moral roots of liberals and conservatives, Jonathan Haidt, TED2008 Can a divided America heal?, Jonathan Haidt and Chris Anderson, TED2016 Let Grow Heterodox Academy


1 Apr 2019