redistribution of wealth, jubilee, cancelling debt by edict, Clean-slate tradition
Throughout its history the United States has shown two faces: one that’s peaceful, promoting justice and self-determination, and one that’s selfish, defining its national interests in ways that promote suffering and brutality abroad.
Why do we always think we can put an end to killing by waging war? It never works, for reasons that should be obvious.
Speech given at Princeton considers the fallibility of our justice system and the finality of death.
Sociologist and Holocaust survivor Samuel P. Oliner writes about what motivates altruists and heroes who put the welfare of others alongside their own. Reaching out to others has been the force behind much that is good in the world.
heart of a muslim by Jamal Rahman,