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If Wishes Were Horses: Is Liberty Utopian?

Those who are opposed to liberty – and this is a large group which includes progressives, liberals, democrats, conservatives, republicans, leftists, rightists, collectivists, statists, fascists, socialists, Marxists, warmongers, redistributionists, regulators, bureaucrats, the entire political class, bankers, lobbyists, welfare distributors and recipients, those who push for “social justice”, and all other pro-government sorts – often claim that the ideas of Libertarians are “Utopian”. 528 more words


Different Ways of Living

Taylor Craver writes about cultural differences encountered, her pleasure in these differences, the collectivist nature of Costa Rican culture compared to North American individualism, and different familly rhythms. 745 more words

Costa Rica

Individualism vs Collectivist

Can anyone tell me what is the third major language behind English and Spanish in the United States?  A language that is consistently on the fastest growing language learned?   535 more words

Can Empathy Prevent Entitlement?


“Empathy is the experience of understanding another person’s condition from their perspective.” (Psychology Today) It is a quality many people possess that is also linked to helping behaviors. 542 more words

La Familia: Teaching the Group versus a Collection

La maestra es la segunda madre
-(Rothstein, 2008, pg. 23)

Collectivism versus individualism. In the classroom, this age-old dichotomy sets the tone for how a teacher designs their class. 604 more words

Classroom Management

Does Rice Farming Lead to Collectivist Thinking?

Psychologists find that the agricultural region in China where people grew up predicted whether they have an individualistic or communal outlook May 12, 2014 |By David Biello… 484 more words