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Episode 14: Redemption Stories and Mob Justice

This is a serious episode Talking about Anakin Skywalker’s redemption story and whether or not it still resonates with us. Why do we celebrate Vader’s killing of rebel soldiers in Rogue One, yet other evil deeds on film are considered gratuitous or glorification? Why do we accept violence and murder and consider that part of high art, yet other things are verboten? Also taking a hard look at this social media-fueled mob rule that has become so prevalent. What can the Star Wars saga teach us that can help us navigate today’s culture? A few ideas await your listening ears.

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