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Worldview: When and when not to forgive
‘Worldview’ examines how countries like France and Germany reconcile and forgive in the aftermath of two war, and whether or not this can work for everybody else.
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Whenand when not to forgive
The European Union won the Nobel PeacePrize for making war among its members inconceivable. Franceand Germany recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of theirFriendship Treaty. Author and comedian Aaron Freeman believes the EU points the way to a more peaceful world and the key to their success is forgiveness. Frederic Luskin, director of the Stanford Forgiveness Projects and associateprofessor at the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, also weighs in. Tojoin the conversation call us at 312-923-9239 or send us a tweet@WBEZWorldview.
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