[Unedited] Jennifer Michael Hecht with Krista Tippett

Thursday, March 27, 2014

[Unedited] Jennifer Michael Hecht with Krista TippettThis unedited conversation with Jennifer Michael Hecht comes from the produced show " Jennifer Michael Hecht — Hope for our Future Selves." "Your staying alive means so much more than you really know or that anyone is aware of at this moment." Philosopher, historian, and poet Jennifer Michael Hecht has traced how western civilization has at times demonized those who commit suicide, at times celebrated it as a moral freedom. She proposes a reframed cultural conversation, based not on morality or rights but on our essential need for each other. See more at


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