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Empathy Mining Podcast

Empathy Mining Podcast

By Empathy Mining Podcast
Official Podcast of the Patheos Empathy Mining Blog.

Commentary and discussion on social issues, history, and current events.
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I Went Out to Find America

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I Went Out to Find America

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I Went Out to Find America

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Do Public Schools Indoctrinate Students and Lock God Out?
Shane debunks some popular myths.
December 18, 2019
Red for Ed—What it’s about and what it’s not about.
Shane discusses the reasons why the Red for Ed Action Day is so vitally important.
November 15, 2019
Shane and Andy solve the abortion issue
Shane and his guest, Andy Phairas, sit down and tackle the hottest of the hot-button issues. They provide facts to battle propaganda and suggest possible legislative solutions to help bridge divides.
June 20, 2019
The Evolution of Propaganda in America
A look at the history of propaganda and how it has evolved.
May 14, 2019
How would the “Great Teacher”, Jesus, grade Donald Trump?
A subject by subject analysis results in Donald Trump’s midterm report card from the perspective of the example and teachings of Christ.
May 13, 2019
The Last Days of Trump
Shane makes the comparison between Bobby Knight and Donald Trump and points out that their supporters are cut from the same cloth.
May 10, 2019
Remembering Newtown and Talking Gun Control
Reflections from a 2nd Amendment Supporting teacher about mass shootings and gun control.
April 15, 2019
White Privilege/White Fragility
Andy and Shane have an in depth discussion on White Privilege—what it is, what it isn’t, and why so many whites are reluctant to talk about it.
April 13, 2019
Andrew Jackson, Hitler’s Role Model
A talk on the ugly legacy of Andrew Jackson, Indian Removal, and the Trail of Tears. Featuring the original song, “The Place Where They Cried”.
April 3, 2019
Pete Buttigieg is a Force to Be Reckoned With
Shane endorses South Bend mayor, Pete Buttigieg
April 1, 2019
Teacher Trauma: Coping with the Stress
Shane talks frankly about the struggle of teachers dealing with trauma scarred students, and the residual damage that can result.
March 27, 2019
Active Shooter Drill Gone Wrong
Shane discusses the new reality of active shooter drills in schools and reacts to an unbelievable story of an active shooter drill gone terribly wrong.
March 21, 2019
I Went Out to Find America
Reflections on our country and our history during a wonderful family road trip.
March 18, 2019
Insiders Look At the State of Public Education
Special guest, Andy Phairas. Joins Shane in a heart to heart discussion on what it means to be a public school teacher in 2019:
March 16, 2019
The Shooting in New Zealand
Reaction to the senseless terrorist act by yet another white supremacist, right wing nut job who cites Donald Trump as his inspiration.
March 15, 2019
The Mission of Empathy Mining
The mission statement for the Empathy Mining blog and podcast along with the back story of how they came to be.
March 14, 2019