What Does it Mean to Have ‘Enough’?

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Tom Matlack reflects on the world buzzing around him and wonders why there is the seemingly unquenchable thirst for “more”.

“Grow or Die” May Kill us All

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Jody Gold discusses capitalism, imposter syndrome, and carbon emissions…and yes, they are all connected.

What, Exactly, Is Cultural Appropriation (And How Is It Harmful)?

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Cultural Appropriation has become an everyday form of racial exploitation and violence. Watch this video and better understand how to refrain from perpetuating harmful stereotypes.

Tony Robbins, WTF???

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Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day; teach him how to catch fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.

Don’t Feed the Machine: Give the Gift of Presence This Year

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The machine of capitalism is hungry. Are you willing to stop feeding it, at least for a little bit? Doug Zeigler ponders valuing things over presence.

The ‘Dark Side’ of Capitalism: Why the Pope is Highlighting Inequality

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Pope Francis has emerged as one of the most important voices on the global stage about the need for a stronger moral dimension in economic policies.

Video Games: Still Bro-tastic and Misogynistic After All These Years

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Historian Oliver Lee Bateman examines a console gaming industry bent on peddling the same old trash to willing buyers.

Detroit Tigers Sign Miguel Cabrera for $292 Million. Meanwhile, Detroit.

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The average teacher in Detroit would have to work 5,840 years to make what baseball player Miguel Cabrera will “earn” in 10.

Don’t Go Back to Sleep: The World Desperately Needs You

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How an article my wife sent me from a writer I’d never heard of changed my way of thinking. I think it will change yours, too.

“Yeah, Mr. Perkins and his fellow billionaires are horribly persecuted and denigrated in our society.”

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This comment by JohnH on the post Dear Mr. Perkins: It’s Not Kristallnacht

Holocaust: Historical Revisionism & Trivialization

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Professor Warren Blumenfeld offers a call to end the constant comparisons between those wanting to address wealth inequality with those who perpetrated the Holocaust.

Dear Mr. Perkins: It’s Not Kristallnacht

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Rick Mandler breaks down the absurdity of Tom Perkins’ comparison of persecution of the 1% to Nazi anti-semitism.

A Civilized Christmas

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In this installment of “Love, Recorded,” the baby falls in love, unrequited, and Matt ponders the socialization element of the holidays.

Rethinking Masculinity: Is Masculinity (As We Know It) In Crisis?

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Sophie Moss examines the evolution of gender norms.

Economic Disparity: When Is Enough, Enough?

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Professor Warren Blumenfeld believes we aren’t challenging inequity nearly enough. Here’s his call for us to do so.