“On balance, in the long perspective of human history, religions have done more harm than good.”
Ethics & Values
Exposing the absurdity of the right’s moral panic.
They are supposed to show us that the world is bigger than one person.
I’ve been an activist since I was three years old.
Personal Liberty vs. National Responsibility
Household economic stress of the type brought on by COVID-19 is likely resulting in more stressed-out, anxious and hyperactive children, according to past data.
Women cannot be held responsible for saving, creating, or maintaining civilization.
How do you address your elders? Do you call them Mr., Mrs. And Ms.? Do you do that even though you’re an elder now too? Is it cultural? Generational?
Will September ever arrive?
An intractable contemporary challenge
Underneath its literalism, it conveys important information that we ignore at great peril.
In a world full of disagreement and micro-aggressions (as well as macro-aggressions), it can be tough to know whether your dissent is nit-picky or needed in any given situation.
In a moment, one can end a relationship, change a life, destroy another, bring down a country.
Al-Kindi’s device for dispelling sorrows.
When it comes to self development advice, we’re bombarded.
We make excuses for the inexcusable, often out of imbalances of economic or social power.