pacifism http://wamc.org en Daniel Gordon, UMass Amherst - The Fatal Truth: the Cult of Violence in Western Political Thought http://wamc.org/post/daniel-gordon-umass-amherst-fatal-truth-cult-violence-western-political-thought <p>Mahatma Gandhi once said, “…truth cannot be found by violent means.” That idea is currently the topic of the course <em>Ideas that Changed the World</em> at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.</p><p>Tonight, UMass Amherst history professor and associate dean of the school’s Commonwealth Honors College, Daniel Gordon, will present a lecture titled <a href="http://www.umass.edu/events/talk-fatal-truth-cult-violence-western-political"><em>The Fatal Truth: the Cult of Violence in Western Political Thought</em></a>. He spoke with WAMC’s Patrick Donges.</p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 23:00:00 +0000 59169 at http://wamc.org Daniel Gordon, UMass Amherst - The Fatal Truth: the Cult of Violence in Western Political Thought