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Article Aggregate Aug 29, 2014

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The Governance of "Sar Shalom"

In February 2012, former Senator Rick Santorum made headlines in a controversial statement criticizing President Obama’s worldview. Santorum was running for the Republican nomination for President of the United States. 1,375 more words

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Tikkun Olam Again!?

Last month I wrote about events in Israel, and now it is hard to ignore the events here in St. Louis.

I’m sure you have heard about the racial tensions, demonstrations and looting that have taken place here in Ferguson, MO.  469 more words

Witnessing

Juggling Economic Eggs

I had been mulling another essay on some additional thoughts on how to stimulate economic growth, something about which I opined earlier.  An essay on LinkedIn, … 1,967 more words

A Passion to Action: Defining 'Social Action'

 

I have been involved with different social action initiatives and projects for as long as I can remember. One of my earliest memories is of a Hands-On Atlanta project, when my family came out to volunteer with them. 856 more words

Reflective

Happy Anniversary 2

I would not have imagined, when I wrote my quite-popular essay Happy Anniversary last year marking one year out of full-time work, that I would be writing a sequel.  1,431 more words

Loving Broken Things

Primordial tragedy. The vessels of light that shattered and scattered into everything.

Once again I found myself contemplating the brokenness of the world. Sometimes I get engulfed by that bottomless grief. 212 more words