logo

25 February 2020

logo

Share this video:

Or choose a specific part to share:

Start at:
Stop at:
Preview

Embed this video, or the specific part you've chosen, on your site:

Robert Farley (Lawyers, Guns and Money, University of Kentucky) and ()

On Foreign Entanglements, Rob speaks with Erica about the effectiveness of non-violent protest. Erica works through the logic of why non-violence often proves a better practical choice than violent resistance, while Rob wonders why so many movements nevertheless resort to violence. Erica contrasts Egypt’s 2011 revolution and 2013 coup. They discuss the possibility of creating a policy infrastructure for supporting non-violent resistance, which Erica views with some skepticism. Is it possible to turn a violent movement toward non-violence? Plus: What Erica’s research could have taught the Occupy movement.

Play entire video
Recorded:Nov 26    Posted:Nov 27, 2013
Download:
mp3
Foreign Entanglements | Nov 27, 2013 | Robert Farley &

MeaningofLife.tv

Is pansexuality obligatory?

playvideo screenshot

Daniel Kaufman speaks with philosopher Robert Gressis, who recently examined the question in an essay.

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv

The Wright Show

Coverup at OPCW?

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright and Aaron Mate discuss allegations that the world’s chemical weapons watchdog suppressed evidence that an infamous attack in Syria, which drew US military retaliation, didn’t actually take place.

The DMZ

Is Bloomberg toast?

playvideo screenshot

Bill Scher and Matt Lewis debate Mike Bloomberg’s debate performance.

The Glenn Show

Relations before transactions

playvideo screenshot

Glenn Loury and Rajiv Sethi discuss a framework that Loury developed to understand the effects of racial discrimination.

MeaningofLife.tv

Sympathy for Sandler

playvideo screenshot

Daniel Kaufman and Milton Lawson discuss the immoral main character of Uncut Gems, played by Adam Sandler. (Contains spoilers.)

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv

The Wright Show

The truth about foreign policy “realism”

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright speaks with Andrew Bacevich, president of the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft and author of The Age of Illusions: How America Squandered Its Cold War Victory.

Culturally Determined

“Conspiracies are logistically impossible”

playvideo screenshot

Aryeh Cohen-Wade speaks with filmmaker Kirby Ferguson, who just completed his documentary This Is Not a Conspiracy Theory.

The DMZ

Is a contested convention looming?

playvideo screenshot

Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss whether moderate Democrats will unite to deny Bernie Sanders the nomination.

MeaningofLife.tv

What explains the taboo against the academic study of UFOs?

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright speaks with political scientist Alexander Wendt, who recently delivered a TEDx talk titled “Wanted: A Science of UFOs.”

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv

The Glenn Show

Will Latinos become white?

playvideo screenshot

And will blacks be left behind again? Glenn Loury speaks with Ernesto Cortés, Jr. and Peter Skerry.