A democracy cannot function without good losers. Human beings are not naturally inclined to surrender power to our ideological and cultural adversaries; a society must train and educate its citizens — civilize them, if you will — to tolerate political defeat, seek compromise, and work patiently to regain power by winning the next election. Show More Summary
Culture determines the varying boundaries of what constitutes “equal shares.” And who is “equal” in status. In our own society, popular opinion may accept a certain unequal ratio between CEO pay and the average pay of other workers, but not beyond a given point. Show More Summary
A new ‘zeitgeist’ is increasingly taking hold in growing pockets of society, politics and the business world. All indications point to one direction – towards the concept of ‘sustainability’ dominating human behavior and thinking in the twenty-first century. read more
The Michigan Humane Society is offering a $2,500 reward for information on an incident that happened at Onasis Coney Island that left a Shi Tzu puppy dead. Police say the puppy was only nine weeks old when it was savagely murdered in front of its owner. The robber grabbed the puppy and threw it onto
"What are you in the mood for... Classical? '60s? Howard Stern?" :D This adorable girl is Lil' Bunny Fufu, and she's up for adoption with the Gastineau Humane Society of Juneau, AK. You can find out more about her through...
In our society, many people view children with Down syndrome as a burden or as people who will never reach the potential of other human beings. This is because some have medical hurdles to jump, educational mountains to climb, and daily living skills to learn that are a little different than everyone else. However, if I […]
Climbing out of homelessness is the pursuit of human dignity. Society at large may express that homeless people are worthless or at least worth less. But Mark Bustos doesn't think so. He wants to restore the dignity of homeless people in New York City. Show More Summary
Many of the biblical plagues of Egypt can be eradicated with the tools of modern society. But what of the horrors for which humanity hasn't yet found the answer? Gemma Correll highlights some modern-day plagues. Which do you think is the most insidious, and what is your personal plague?
Chinese state-run news agency Xinhua released an op-ed written by commentator Li Li Monday, titled “Commentary: Ferguson riot reveals U.S. racial divide, human rights flaw.” The author begins by briefly mentioning the progress America...Show More Summary
The Humane Society is under attack by a PR firm that advises the American Kennel Association. Who runs the firm behind the attacks?
Between stagnant employment and technological advancement, how will society adapt to the inevitable loss of human labor? The post The Machines Are Coming – Does That Mean the Jobs Are Going? appeared first on The Good Men Project.
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A California Humane Society has been overwhelmed after receiving multiple drop offs of “tuxedo” cats. More than 100 cats and kittens have been dumped off at a North Bay shelter in a series of anonymous, late-night visits, overwhelming shelter operations. The latest drop off included 24 cats all crammed into a large box. Marin Humane
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The Israel-Hamas conflict has flared into violence, once again. It seems that these two contiguous people cannot find a way to peacefully coexist. There is more to this story. For anyone who treasures human life -- especially the lives...Show More Summary
CGP Grey, who has some great YouTube clips explaining often complex subjects, has put together a new video discussing the pros and cons of automation for human society. At 15 minutes it’s longer than his usual work, but this allows him to go into more depth and it’s certainly thought-provoking. Be sure to check out […]
Michael Vick has worked with the Humane Society in an attempt to set a better example for kids after spending time in prison for his previous involvement in a dog-fighting ring. Now, he's hoping Ray Rice will make a similar effort moving...Show More Summary
Playwright, Saviana Stanescu The kinds of stories we are willing to tell speaks volumes to the value placed on individuals within a society. To this point, IRT Theater presents USELESS, a new dark-humored drama about human trafficking...Show More Summary
"Look, Ma! I'm a Weeble!!" :D This bowl bunny is Hendrix, an incredibly adorable boy who's up for adoption with the Cache Humane Society in Logan, UT. You can find out more about him through his Petfinder page here... good...