This edition: Toward Democracy
Original tape date: April 5, 2017.
First aired: June 5, 2017.
Harvard's James T. Kloppenberg says, "Democracy begins in bloodshed and it comes to life only through conflict." How have the European wars of religion and civil wars in England and America "poisoned the ethic of reciprocity on which democracy depends"? Why is this so important in 2017?