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Time, nature, necessity, accident,

Elements, energy, intelligence-

None of these can be the First cause.

They are effects, whose only purpose is

To help the self rise above pleasure and pain. 54 more words

Student group challenges Fordham University condom, free speech policies

A group at Fordham University is challenging school policy, one condom at a time.

The group, SAGES (Students for Sex & Gender Equality and Safety), takes issue with Fordham for choosing not to provide students with condoms, birth control and other forms of contraception. 1,460 more words

Fordham University

Free Verse: Inconsequential Investigation

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Free Verse: Inconsequential Investigation

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Over the speed limit – fiftyfive, on this particular highway
crisscrossing state lines. No one really cares anymore… 1,222 more words

Very Long Verse

The 17 Scholarchs and the Empress

The¬†first companions of Epicurus were known as the kathegemones (those who led the way) and were considered members of Epicurus’ philosophical family, his philoi (affiliates or friends). 1,835 more words

Humanism

Parable of the Sage and the Thief

There once was a sage

walking down a strange path,

in a place he had never been before.

With each step and beat of his heart… 560 more words

Poetry

Threaded By Twilight

You weave your stories like the night,
stringing the moon with the stars;
the finest of pristine pearls,
threaded by twilight.

Weaving the finest Varanasi silk… 59 more words

Inspired

This Weekend: Shabbat, Sages, and Selichot! Oh, My!

Hill Havurah

Friday, September 19th at 7 pm
KABBALAT SHABBAT and POTLUCK DINNER

801 North Carolina Ave SE
Join us for a rousing, musical service, followed by a veggie or dairy potluck dinner at which you are welcome to supplement our traditional Shabbat Salmon, salad, challah and beverages.   329 more words