Confident Pluralism argues that we can and must live together peaceably in spite of deep and sometimes irresolvable differences over politics, religion, sexuality, and other important matters. We can do so in two important ways – by insisting on constitutional commitments that honor and protect difference and by embodying tolerance, humility, and patience in our speech, our collective action (protests, strikes, and boycotts), and our relationships across difference.
Epidsode 207: “Confident Pluralism” with John Inazu
Skye: I’m no longer surprised by the number of Christians who take pride in being afraid. (26 min)
The millennials have a distaste for the national power politics like the church took in the 1980s and 90s.
That activism was for the church rather than society/others.
When Christians have had power, they have used it for bad ends (30 min)
What do you do when you encounter hypersensitive people who are not confident, who want to be fully accepted/embraced? (47 min)