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Harmony in World

“We have to think and see how we can fundamentally change our education system so that we can train people to develop warm-heartedness early on in order to create a healthier society.I don’t mean we need to change the whole system,just improve it.We need to encourage an understanding that inner peace comes from relying on human values like,love,compassion,tolerance and honesty,and that peace in the world relies on individuals finding inner peace.”-Dalai Lama

Peter Singer & Shih Chaohwei

LAST YEAR IN TAIWAN Peter Singer had an extended dialogue with the Buddhist scholar, feminist and animal advocate Shih Chaohwei.  They exchanged views on many ethical issues, finding both similarities and differences between Chaohwei’s Buddhist approach and Singer’s utilitarian one.   211 more words

Ethics

Assorted Articles (Feb-Apr 2016)

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Oops this ended up being a gaming blog post about inclusiveness and having fun. Oh well. TL;DR – your game is more fun when your players feel like their contributions are valued, and that doesn’t have to compromise anyone else’s ability to have fun. 1,375 more words

Assorted Articles

The city of His Holiness

(Text and photos by Sarthak Kathayat)

Back in the summers of  2016, I made this three day trip to Mcleodganj with one of my friend for a college assignment. 308 more words

Fiction

Us, by Dalai Lama

When asked about what surprised him most about humanity, the Dalai Lama answered: “Man, because he sacrifices his health in order to make money, then sacrifices money to get his health back. 46 more words

Writing

February 24-The Healing Chain

Years ago, I had the privilege of working for an exceptionally gifted newswoman, my dear friend and editor Lynn N. Her computer screensaver was a reminder of what she believed, a quote about Truth and Beauty by John Keats. 202 more words

Resist Trump

What Now?

It has been a hectic past 30 or so days for me.  I hope you know that this is not me complaining but just explaining.  First, I hurt my wrist and had to wear an uncomfortable splint for a couple weeks.   360 more words