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How Democracies Can Win the War on Reality

The Penn State McCourtney Institute for Democracy
The battle between facts and lies, truth and untruth, is one of the most pressing issues democracies face. Peter Pomerantsev, author of the book “This is Not Propaganda: Adventures in...

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Village SquareCast presents “The God Squad: Exhausted by Politics?!”

The Village Square
“If you haven’t heard of The God Squad yet, a diverse group of clergy across political ideologies and denominations, having an ongoing conversation “”for people of faith and no faith...

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HOW CAN GUN VIOLENCE IN AMERICA BE REDUCED? A FORMER GUN INDUSTRY EXECUTIVE SHARES HIS CANDID THOUGHTS.

Common Ground Committee
The recent mass shootings in Sacramento, California that left 6 people dead and 12 injured have renewed the calls for action on gun control. In our forthcoming podcast, we hear...

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The Conversation

Crossing Party Lines
Check out our podcast, “The Conversation,” to hear real Americans talking about the issues of the day. If you’re unable to attend one of our hosted conversations that give each...

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Change Makers: People Making a Difference

Common Ground Committee
When times seem dark, how can we be uplifted? Get inspired by people making a difference. In a world of problems and catastrophes, we look at a handful of extraordinary...

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How to Take Direct Action Against Hate

Common Ground Committee
What motivates people to leave hate groups? Hear from a race reconciliator and a former white supremacist. What steps are needed to cause people to leave white supremacists and other...

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Climate Action And The Global Need For Energy

Common Ground Committee
Energy demands are rising. So are calls for climate action. Can we find a global solution? At a time of increasingly urgent calls for climate action, the world also faces...

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The roots of radical partisanship

Lilliana Mason of the SNF Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins University joins the Democracy Works podcast to discuss her work on the radicalization of American politics and why political scientists...

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Swamp Stories Ep. 38: Protecting Our Neighbors

Issue One
Current and former election officials talk about the threats they and other election workers have received since the 2020 election, and the problematic trend of election administration being politicized across...

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The Democracy Group Network Playlist

The Democracy Group
Welcome to The Democracy Group – a network of podcasts about democracy, civic engagement, and civil discourse. In this feed you will find a sampling of episodes from our podcasts...