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My Struggle With Ideology

My mentor often calls me “academic.” At first, I was rather confused by his statement, because I have relatively little formal education compared to the academics I know of. 878 more words

Faith And Discipleship

An Update!

Hi everyone!

I haven’t posted anything in the past two weeks or so and there are different reasons for that. All the reasons are equally important and just wanted to share them with you. 385 more words

Feminism

Social justice definition

The fair and proper administration of laws conforming to the natural law that all persons, irrespective of ethnic origin, gender, possessions, race, religion, etc., are to be treated equally and without prejudice. 8 more words

Social Justice

What is Social Justice?

Social justice is defined as “… promoting a just society by challenging injustice and valuing diversity.” It exists when “all people share a common humanity and therefore have a right to equitable treatment, support for their human rights, and a fair allocation of community resources.” In conditions of social justice, people are “not be discriminated against, nor their welfare and well-being constrained or prejudiced on the basis of gender, sexuality, religion, political affiliations, age, race, belief, disability, location, social class, socioeconomic circumstances, or other characteristic of background or group membership” (Toowoomba Catholic Education, 2006). 14 more words

Social Justice

Social Justice

The term ‘social justice’ implies fairness and mutual obligation in society: that we are responsible for one another, and that we should ensure that all have equal chances to succeed in life. 78 more words

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Review of 'Courageous Compassion: Confronting Social Injustice God's Way' by Beth Grant

 Beth Grant, Courageous Compassion: Confronting Social Injustice God’s Way (Springfield, MO: My Healthy Church, 2014). Paperback / Kindle

Rape is a shattering experience for the victim—physically, psychologically, and spiritually. 871 more words

Book Reviews

How I Became a Feminist

In 1998 my wife discovered a mass in her abdomen. It was about the size of a softball. We scheduled an appointment with an ob-gyn, who told us that it was probably not a cancerous ovarian cyst. 2,039 more words

Sociology