Students from all over the country talk cancel and celebrity culture, as well as their vision for the country.
Braver Angels Podcast
John Wood, Jr. interviews Shelby Steele on antiracism, blackness, and his documentary film “What Killed Michael Brown?”
Ciaran and John reunite to talk about their journey through the 2020 election and the evolving work of Braver Angels.
John, Greg, Alma and Stacia trade stories and perspectives on the unity movement that is growing in America.
Mike and Chris challenge each other on President Trump. But do they think people like them can get along after the election?
Thomas and John compare their experiences as biracial Black men growing up in America and confront questions about the meaning of Blackness
Ciaran O’Connor Interviews Rick Gates, Star Witness in the Mueller Investigation
David French joins the podcast to talk about his new book “Divided We Fall,” why polarization has America on the path to civil war, and how we can prevent it.
There’s no acting in this conversation. Roxanne and Lydia get real on politics and Hollywood in this gripping back and forth.
Luke and Silas discuss the origins and development of pro-Trump intellectual movements on the right with Daniel McCarthy, editor of Modern Age.
Five conservative-leaning Braver Angels members join the Braver Angels Podcast for a lively discussion on President Trump.
Greta Van Susteren weighs in on media bias and overviews a remarkable career in broadcast journalism.
How do we defend free speech while pursuing social change? Heather and April dive deep and defying political stereotypes in all directions.
Can we find surprising areas of convergence amidst a wider climate of acrimony?
Carol Swain challenges stereotypes and assumptions in this Braver Angels Podcast.
Carlos Hernandez is a Latino Braver Angels leader from San Francisco who supports President Trump.
Kira and Dominique are powerful voices from the left & right. Can they find common ground on politics & Black America
The philosophy of Nonviolence touched the conscience of America. Why have we forgotten it?
There is a movement underway to depolarize America. It is bigger than just Braver Angels…
Ayishat and John compare notes on the projects of empathy building across the divides in both Britain and America.
What do we mean by “cancel culture?” And why has America struggled so mightily to contain the coronavirus? Ciaran O’Connor hosts a dynamic roundtable.
What are the forces driving the breakdown in our media system? How do media polarization, hyperpartisanship, and disinformation threaten our values and democracy? And what can we do about it??
Can gay rights activists and proponents of religious liberty build the trust and understanding needed to find common ground? Or is this divide destined to be a zero-sum fight?
What is White Supremacy? Maleena Lawrence and Joy Donnell Give perspective in this episode of The Braver Angels Podcast.
What holds back black America? Should blacks focus on racism or issues in the community? Is there a balance? Hawk Newsome and Bob Woodson challenge each other to find the truth.
How can we move from a politics of hate to a politics of love? Ciaran O’Connor interviews Lawrence Lessig.
Stats and experience can lead to different views of reality. How do they impact views of race and policing?
Where does spiritual fulfillment come from in a secular age? Tara Burton looks out across the social landscape.
American social fabric is tearing apart at catastrophic speed. How did we get here and where does hope come from for the future?
Pursuing justice while speaking from empathy? Sally Kohn weighs in.