Monday, May 21, 2012

THE AMERICAN WAY EXPANDED

Three-part series presented by School Sucks Podcast: Education Evolution

PART 1: The Gasoline-Soaked House

Topic: The American way... What is this way? Where does it come from? And where does it lead?

In this show: Philosophy In school we are led to believe that we are all living in an ideal vision of what society should be... But who's vision is it? And what were their ideals?
-Objectivism vs. German Idealism
-Immanuel Kant
-George Hegel
-Johann Fichte
-Friedrich Nietzsche



PART 2: Pyromania

In this show: Power, Obedience and Collectivism
-The Milgram Experiment
-Zimbardo's Stanford Prison Experiment
-Immanuel Kant
-The Threat of Losing Control
-Carl Von Clausewitz and Total War
-Marxism
-Fabian Socialism and Gradualism



PART 3: The Matches

In this show: The Chronology A meandering monologue covering 1000 years of German history.

-The Holy Roman Empire and Biblical Prophecy
-Otto Von Bismark
-The Franco-Prussian War
-German Unification
-The Welfare State
-Imperialism
-Woodrow Wilson and Edward House
-WWI and the Treaty of Versailles
-The Great Depression
-The Rise of Nazism
-Policies of the Third Reich
-The Real Hitler


  Then, listen to a follow-up discussion with Brett Veinotte of the School Sucks Podcast by Tragedy & Hope guests, Richard Grove and Tony Meyers, hosting the Corbett Report.

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