In this episode Stephen and Dr Fleming agree to disagree on the good, the bad, and the ugly in perhaps Leone’s most celebrated film.
A singular movie among John Ford’s work, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance showcases the American West and questions narratives about heroes, politics, and America itself.Homework for next episode will be to watch Howard Hawks’ El Dorado.
Where in the world did people get the idea that children have the right to a free education provided by the state?
In this Podcast, 18 Minutes, the topic is the Flash Mob Rule that now controls major American cities.
Prof. Trotter discusses the decline of literacy and points to some signs of life in young American minds.
This podcast on the importance of humane studies was recorded during the Fleming Foundation’s 2023 Summer School on The Wrong of Rights. In a week or so, the lectures will be on sale.