Ibram X. Kendi’s new book is much more complex than a step-by-step guide.
Ethics & Values
Even at age six I understood that the “everyone does it” defense wasn’t exactly compelling.
Is this sharing’s big breakthrough? Or business as usual?
An unexpected conversation with an Uber driver who was an Ethiopian immigrant got Ken Goldstein thinking about this question.
What I hear from friends and and in Christian media, is that the only real persecution that takes place is against Christians. Which is not only silly but inaccurate.
Do we secretly agree?
Looking for ways to reduce mass shootings.
We have to take a stand, but hating the haters will eventually kill us. It’s time to begin talking more about our all-too-human vulnerability.
We can do better.
How can work to reduce the number of mines help with the status of women?
This isn’t virtue signaling or identity politics.
How does the work on conventions help with the reduction of casualties and intense suffering associated with land-mines in turn help improve the status of women in the world and in the particular areas affected by land-mines?
Everyone is screaming, but no one is listening.
There is no compelling evidence of any harm arising from eating GMOs, and a diverse and convincing body of research demonstrating that GMOs are safe. But rather than reckon with this reality, anti-GMO campaigners have joined their climate-change denying brethren, and launched an agressive war on science.
‘Start the conversation. No more hiding. No more silence. Speak up. Reach out. Tell people you love them. Make the community and the world a better place. Mental health is no fun but it is necessary to talk about. Don’t be like me. Don’t wait. Be brave.’
Thoughts and prayers aren’t enough.