How does rape become one of the conducts in the midst of armed conflict resulting from the excesses of military expenditures?
Ethics & Values
“Forget?” Not on your life.
“There are two important days in a person’s life: the day you were born and the day you realize why.”
Episode 13 of the “Just Stick to Parenting” podcast series by Doyin Richards.
Church Attendance Is Down; Supernatural Beliefs Are Down. Perhaps 50 Million U.S. Adults Now Ignore Organized Religion.
The threats to press freedom and citizens’ right to know
People with psychopathic tendencies don’t walk around with iron muzzles and lick their lips.
The Liberation Pledge is a commitment to anti-speciesism which involves refusing to sit where the bodies of animals are being eaten.
Issues concerning the social credit system, and surveillance in North American and European states.
“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.”
Said to be spawn of the devil himself and possessed with great powers of prophetic insight, Mother Shipton was Yorkshire’s answer to Nostradamus. Ed Simon looks into how, regardless of whether this prophetess witch actually existed or not, the legend of Mother Shipton has wielded great power for centuries — from the turmoil of Tudor courts, through the frictions of civil war, to the spectre of Victorian apocalypse.
We met Joke Quintens to talk about new forms of citizen collaboration and how we can accelerate change-making for the common good.
A wide variety of legal innovations that commoners are inventing to fulfill the principles of Magna Carta and build a new socio-economic order/
Coined in the 1980s by psychologist John Welwood, it means the “use of spiritual practices and beliefs to avoid dealing with our painful feelings, unresolved wounds, and developmental needs.” In other words, it’s pretending — often unconsciously — that our spirituality and beliefs about universal truth mean that we don’t have to work with our own particular, relative neuroses.…
Is the increased safety worth the increased trauma?
I’ll never forget his words: “Lieutenant, in a real-life situation, you can’t freeze up. Your Marines are counting on you, and their lives are on the line.”