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What Liberals Can Do To Help Heal A Nation Divided Over a Flag

It seems to me that when people ridicule and are condescending to their opposition, they are failing to validate the feelings of the individuals on the other side.   440 more words

Politics

Yes, I am a Christian. And I do not tell you why! [Unless you insist…]

Yes, I am a Christian. And I do not tell you why!

Unless…

…you tell me that Chirstianism killed a lot of people.

So I will ask you if Christ taught murder. 617 more words

Religion Philosophy

Israel's Ultranationalist Settler Movement


Following recent election success, Israel’s ultranationalist right held a zealous march on Jerusalem Day; a day of celebration for them, but a day of sorrow for Palestinians and the secular left. 209 more words

Videos & Documentaries

Attribution 2

 “Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?”

 ~Jack Kerouac



Fear not, for I am with you, em-dash 
, and we’re off—

on the road again—but with our passion
curtailed 
this time out of respect for zombies

being portrayed as free-range chickens
over
the bitumen landscape. 95 more words
Poetry

Understanding God...

“Barlaam interpreting his apophatic theology as intellectual dialectic, and Gregory seeing it as concerned with the ineffable experience of God” (1) …

Western logic can understand God… 21 more words

Religion Philosophy

Bitter Lake (2015)


BBC documentary film by filmmaker Adam Curtis

Politicians used to have the confidence to tell us stories that made sense of the chaos of world events. 212 more words

Videos & Documentaries

The Prophet and the Bully -- a short story

“So there was this bully, back in middle school.” The young man lay in a hospital bed, one arm in a sling. Two reporters sat on a nearby bed and took notes. 339 more words

Libertarian