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Recorded:Jan 22    Posted:Jan 23, 2008
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Bloggingheads.tv | Jan 23, 2008 | Blake Hounshell & Michael Goldfarb

The DMZ

Is democracy slipping away?

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Bill Scher and Matt Lewis on what a new study says about belief in our political system.

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Virus-proofing your genes

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Geneticist George Church on the future of genetic engineering. Plus: Resurrecting the mammoth.

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Immoral empathy

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Paul Bloom, author of the new book Against Empathy, argues that feeling other people’s pain can lead us astray.

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Bringing virtues back

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Massimo Pigliucci on why an ancient ethical system makes sense in modern times.

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The DMZ

Trump’s PR win and policy mistake

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Bill Scher and Matt Lewis on what the jobs deal with Carrier means for the president-elect and for the country. Plus: Is Trump falling for the wrong people?

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What is your biggest fear for the future of humanity?

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Fourth in a series of video mashups in which some people you know, and some people you don’t know, are put on the spot.

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How being differently-abled taught me about radical love

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In this Sixty-Second Sermon, Isabel Mareş asks white Americans to reconsider how they see the world.

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Combating Trump-induced angst

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Rabbi and meditation teacher Jay Michaelson offers some guidance.

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Foreign Entanglements

A clash of civilizations?

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Matthew Duss and Daveed Gartenstein-Ross consider whether opposing Islam will define Trump’s foreign policy. Plus: Could Trump get Syria right?

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Trump and tribalism

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Introducing a new MeaningofLife.tv feature: Sixty-Second Sermons.

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