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Law and my Husband

My late husband was not a talker. But very occasionally, out of nowhere, he would throw out a remark that would knock me for six. One day he just said “Why do you worship law, when you know it doesn’t exist?” He said this in great puzzlement, as if he had found a conundrum he couldn’t resolve. 1,316 more words

Until It’s Done

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”
–Nelson Mandela

“People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.”
–George Bernard Shaw… 26 more words

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CFA: Workshop on the Epistemic Dimension of Moral Responsibility

This looks to be an excellent workshop! I will be submitting an abstract.

Find the Workshop info here. For a summary of the workshop see below. 256 more words

CFP

The Disease and Medical Models as they Pertain to Illness and Addictions

By Dr David Laing Dawson

The “disease model”, the modern concept of disease, developed alongside enlightenment and the science revolution through the 19th century. One of its components is the absolution from moral responsibility. 486 more words

Addictions

Doing What's Necessary

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”

–Francis of Assisi

American Future

Libertarian Calvinism - 3

This is the third installment of a series on Oliver Crisp’s “Libertarian Calvinism,” a chapter in his new book, Deviant Calvinism. Part one is… 3,131 more words

Compatibilism

Knowing Is Not Enough

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.”

–Leonardo da Vinci

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