Category Archives: Philosophy

What If We Really Cared ?

What if we took to heart the Great Commandments and truly cared for other people, especially the widows, the orphans, the sick, and the prisoners? What would that look like? What if for-profit insurance had never been allowed for health care? Would … Continue reading

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Sunday Thoughts on Justice

Sunday Thoughts on Justice I keep coming back to what someone said last year. If something bad within a system persists over time, it stops being a bug and becomes a feature. Prison rape is no longer a bug; it’s … Continue reading

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The Power of Kindness

The wonderful Donna Cameron recently posted an entry on her Year of Living Kindly blog about The Power of Kindness. It contains a long-ish quote from Ralph Marston that is well worth sharing. I believe all of my readers are … Continue reading

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