A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned that UNC faculty would be joining in a Think Fast Forum on the Boston Marathon Bombing. The purpose--to delve into our unanswered questions about home-grown terrorism, religious extremism, the pressures of the 24-hour news cycle, the legal system, and political struggles as far away as Chechnya.
The video of that panel discussion is now up and available here. It's a great record of a deep conversation about issues that continue to challenge our society. Don't miss UNC religious studies professor Omid Safi's powerful conclusion.