In this hour, Why did soldiers on the front line of one of the deadliest wars lay down their arms and play soccer with the very men they were supposed to kill? We’ll revisit the so-called Christmas truce of 1914. [ Dur. 25 mins ]
- Prof. Stanley Weintraub, Professor Emeritus Penn State University, historian. Author of Story of World War 1 Christmas Truce & Pearl Harbor Christmas , World at War Dec 1941.
Then, religion, politics and the so-called God gap. We’ll explore how religion unites and divides us. With authors of “American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us.” [ Dur. 15 mins. ]
- Prof. David Campbell, Political Science, Univ. of Notre Dame;
- Robert Putnam, Public Policy, Harvard;
Finally, in the midst of so much bad news, what in the world is getting better? We’ll explore the widespread improvements in the world. [ Dur. 18 mins. ]
- Charles Kenney, Sr. Fellow, Center for Global Development. Author of Getting Better, Why Global Development is Succeeding And How We Can Improve the World Even More .
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