Long have ideologues, conservative and liberal alike, dealt blows to politicians for modifying their position on some issue. Social scientists harass colleagues for challenging established norms in their fields. 481 more words
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“I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro’s great stumbling block in his stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen’s Counciler or the Ku Klux Klanner, but the white moderate, who is more devoted to ‘order’ than to justice; who prefers a negative peace which is the absence of tension to a positive peace which is the presence of justice; who constantly says: ‘I agree with you in the goal you seek, but I cannot agree with your methods of direct action'; who paternalistically believes he can set the timetable for another man’s freedom; who lives by a mythical concept of time and who constantly advises the Negro to wait for a ‘more convenient season.’ Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill will. 57 more words
Electricity. That’s what mob mentality is. Hundreds of minds thinking as one. Acting as one.
And often, creating destruction as one.
In light of the movie release of… 834 more words
Earlier today in my Baptist History course, the professor provided a chart that compared and contrasted the fundamental theological, moral, political, and denominational differences between Conservative and Moderates in the Southern Baptist Convention. 635 more words
“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough” – Albert Einstein.
Which explains last week’s rambling post.
Taoism (the secular, philosophical kind, not the folk religion) is my “one thing” that makes sense out of life. 554 more words