Complex social struggles may take centuries or decades, he says, but they eventually bring victory for human rights, more democratic liberties, and achievement of other progressive goals.
Ethics & Values
Religion is disappearing. Here’s how I’m proof.
Either rise, or step aside and let women take the wheel.
Life lessons can be found in some of the strangest places.
Apparently lawyers operate in a world where civility has had trouble finding a home.
Conservative economists tried to embarrass Thomas Piketty at the American Economic Association annual meeting in Boston. They ended up embarrassing only themselves.
You’ll help others and also help yourself.
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation commends the National Research Council for its hard work reviewing existing research to help determine what students need to thrive in the classroom and as adults.
The Wisconsin demonstrations and sit-ins supporting labor rights show that labor can win broad public support when it is perceived as fighting for broad public interests, rather than the “special interests” of one union or group of workers.
Climate change is a very complex and difficult topic.
It’s about taking ownership. It’s about not making the other person always have to ask.
Microsoft researchers suggest ‘data dignity’ will create a better digital society, but experts disagree.
This Conversation No One Else Is Having – Why can’t we just have it?
Stoicism as the serenity prayer on steroids.
Racism pollutes immigration policy debate.
Smart technology is interesting and more people realize it enhances their quality of life. But there is a price that we pay for it even if it is free…