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Tag Archives: News
Monty Python, Fake News & Science
For most people, they process information through the lens of their worldview. Whatever reinforces their current beliefs is processed without question or discernment.
The Danger of Distance
Why do I think I can solve the world’s problems when I won’t even try to solve the problems in my community.
Mass Shootings are Evil
Mass shootings are one expression of evil in our society today. This evil impacts the lives of all involved. We can help fight it or contribute to it.
The Truth Will Set You Free
Truth is freeing, but how do we find the truth in the complex world that we live in?
Hostility put to Death
Humans love to create groups, categories and divisions. How many times have you heard someone say, “there are only 2 kinds of people…” Some of these divisions are harmless and fun, but some of them have the long term impact of dividing us into tribes to which we end up pledging our loyalty, whether intentionallyContinue reading “Hostility put to Death”
Reacting to the News from Turkey
In recent days, the news from Turkey seems to be producing the wrong kind of headlines. Bombings in Ankara, Istanbul, and Diyarbakir Attacks on personal freedoms and freedom of the press Threats against minorities and their properties Dark tales of loss of refugee life and abuse of displaced peoples In light of news like this,Continue reading “Reacting to the News from Turkey”