Forgiveness, Authoritarianism

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We talk to one of the foremost experts who studies forgiveness, about the benefits it provides us and others. Then, an author shares her new book explaining how to recognize authoritarianism in political leaders.

Featured in this Show

  • Why forgiving others can be a big benefit to ourselves

    Forgiveness is more than just a moral issue. We learn about the tangible impacts of forgiveness on a person’s health and wellbeing.

  • Recognizing authoritarian tactics

    We discuss how the public — and the news media — can better identify threats to democracy, and report and respond to them.

Episode Credits

  • Dean Knetter Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Lorin Cox Producer
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Robert Enright Guest
  • Jennifer Dresden Guest

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