From rallying voter bases to post-election anxieties, the 2016 election, for many, has created an atmosphere of fear. The Irenicast hosts talk about the importance of dialogue rather than dismissal when it comes to engaging fears, the relationship between fear and privilege, as well as the role fear might play in control. The hosts challenge listeners to think outside the box when it comes to fear itself – to analyzing the impact fear has on us and what its real effects are.
From Our Atmosphere of Fear Conversation
- Election Night SNL Sketch with Dave Chappelle (YouTube)
- Post-election spate of hate crimes worse than post-9/11, experts say (Article)
- An Open Letter to Evangelicals Who Voted for Trump by Mona (Irenicon Blog Post)
- Google will soon ban fake news sites from using its ad network (Article)
- Kristallnacht “The Night of Broken Glass”
- Church Vandalized With Swastikas, ‘KKK,' ‘Go Home N*****,' and Set on Fire Twice in California (Article)
- Officials Are Fine With This Armed Trump Supporter Patrolling A Virginia Polling Place (Article)
- ‘Safety Pin' Solidarity Meme
- Fear processing in the brain
- Calls to crisis and suicide prevention hotlines surge post-election (Article)
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