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What role should arguing play in helping you decide what to believe? Should disagreement about an issue make you much more skeptical about whether it is true or not? In part 2 of What to Believe in Uncertain Times, we will break these questions down and provide some optimistic answers.
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On Democracy and Difficult Questions

What is the nature of democracy? What role does or should ethics play in a democratic society? What can Americans do to improve our democracy? Join Chris Beem '83, managing director of the McCourtney Institute for Democracy at Penn State for a discussion of those topics and more.
On Democracy and Difficult Questions
Listen time: 35 minutes

On the Presidency and Possibility

Bob Schmuhl '70 was the founding director of Notre Dame's Gallivan Program in Journalism, Ethics, and Democracy. An author or editor of 15 books, Schmuhl shares his thoughts on possible reforms to American elections as well as his thoughts on the institution and future of the presidency.
On the Presidency and Possibility
Listen time: 36 minutes

On the EU, Allies, and the State of European Democracy

Janne Matláry is a professor of international politics at the University of Oslo and served as Norway's deputy foreign minister. In this podcast, she talks about the formation of the European Union, its relationship with the United States, and the challenges facing the continent today.
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Listen time: 32 minutes
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