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#Charlottesville and Getting Real

I spent some time in the Czech Republic not long after the Wall fell. One day I was sitting in a small park with a statue at its center. The statue showed a Soviet soldier protecting a woman—presumabl

08/17/2017 08:54:14 AM

social justice Unitarian Universalist racism community politics values diversity Power conflict #Humanism #Charlottesville

On the Suppression of Knowledge

This week a New York Times headline reads “Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Climate Change Report.” The article includes a link to the 693 page report, and can be found here: https://www.nytimes.com

08/10/2017 08:04:55 AM

Religion social justice Unitarian Universalist community politics values Faith Development conflict Environmental issues #Humanism #globalclimate

#Epicurus and Atomic Moderation

Working out the implications of what it means that “mind” is a function of the brain is perhaps the greatest challenge—both medically and philosophically—of the twenty-first century. People are workin

08/03/2017 08:03:31 AM

Religion relationships Unitarian Universalist humanism values Faith Development

Steal Your Fire, Drink Your Tea

In the late nineteenth and into the twentieth-century a good many Unitarian congregations sponsored Prometheus Clubs. These were forums for dangerous ideas—some new ones, such as quantum mechanics, an

07/27/2017 09:31:06 AM

Religion spirituality Unitarian Universalist community values Faith Development Scripture #Humanism #mythology

The Danger is in Not Being You 

There is a story that has been told in various ways about a rabbi named  Zusya. As Rabbi Zusya was dying, he told his visiting students that he was very afraid. The students were shocked and said, “Bu

07/20/2017 08:10:50 AM

Religion spirituality Unitarian Universalist humanism healing values Faith Development simplicity Mortality