Monthly Archives: January 2011

After Tucson: Why we talk to each other the way we do

After the brutal and terrifying shootings in Tucson many voices have called for a return—or perhaps a new creation—of civility in public life. The hateful speech, the dreadful name calling and contempt are frequently thought to be a verbal prelude … Continue reading

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This is the beginning…

I am a professor of philosophy, an author, and a public speaker. I think about spiritual life in an age of ecocide, religious environmentalism, and the ways in which progressive politics and progressive forms of spirituality and religion can work … Continue reading

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