Support the troops….

No, thanks: stop saying "support the troops" http://goo.gl/921EPw The title of the article grabs your attention, downright shocking actually. But that is good; get through the shock and read the article. Brings up many points worthy of serious thought and consideration.....

Wandering Around in the Moral Dimension

Wandering Around in the Moral Dimension | In this article about the Nine Noble Virtues of Heathenry the concept of reciprocity is a major theme. Of course reciprocity does work well but as a Christian I have to ask: What about Grace ?

Wisdom and Sin

Experimental Theology: Wisdom and Sin As noted above, students aren't disinterested interlocutors. And very often they are acting in "bad faith," to use Satre's term. That is, they are running from their freedom and responsibilities. They are shopping for an endorsement from an authority figure when they need to start taking responsibility for the hard … Continue reading Wisdom and Sin

The Corporation

The corporation: the pathological ... - Joel Bakan - Google Books  | I read this several years ago finding it quite interesting and enlightening. The basic premise is that corporations are psychopaths; having no regard for anyone or anything other than their profits....

It seems essential to me that the major …

It seems essential to me that the major religions come to agree upon the importance of adopting a basic, universal, set of ethics. @DalaiLama I think for the most part they actually already do. I'm not talking dogma but moral things like helping the poor, the Golden Rule etc....