What happens when patriotism runs amok? When it goes from something good and positive into something twisted and a little weird. My brother Andrew Hackman explains "fetish" patriotism and why its not helping a world that could use a little help right now.
Go Beyond the Pale with Andrew Hackman!
1:48: (Intro) Tammy’s Birthday at our favorite restaurant
18:28 - (Interview Begins) What is Fetish Patriotism?
24:00 - “Loving your country like an adult and not a 4 yr old”
31:02 - The problem with Christian Nationalism
44:12 - Combating Tribalism
48:48 - Not being “offended” is good for your health
My brother Andrew returns to the show to discuss a number of topics including social media, faith, and how "loving your enemy" works even if you don't believe in God. Along the way we'll also talk about how to engage those weird, uncomfortable Bible bits.
Get Ready to Go Beyond the Pale with Andrew Hackman!
2:05 (Intro) Steve and Tammy discuss the impact of social media
20:20 Interview begins
25:17 “I’m an Atheist”
30:40 Engaging with people on Facebook
38:00: Ignoring those uncomfortable Bible bits
48:29: Thinking and Overthinking
1:10:48 A faith without agenda
Tony Bottagaro is an award winning playwright, author, filmmaker, and speaker who serves as Special Advisor on National and International Affairs to the Chamber of the Americas. Tony shares with Steve & Tammy how the message of God's Love has shaped his journey and given him the opportunity to address the United Nations, officials at the Pentagon, and even have an audience with the Pope.
Go Beyond the Pale with Tony Bottagaro!
1:36 (Intro) Steve & Tammy share a live report from the Philippines
12:23- Interview with Tony begins
15:13- Planting a Seed of Love
25:55- Meeting the Pope
29:59- Pushing people to “convert” just pushes people away
37:20- Tony and Steve share anecdotes about their friendship
46:47- The power of an act of kindness
52:12- Faith communities also need to hear the message of God’s love