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On Civil Democracy

My friend Jonathan complained that one of his coworkers accused him of being a social justice warrior. Jonathan reflexively snapped back with, “As if that’s a bad thing”. My friend said that he is worried about attempts to roll back … Continue reading

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Social Injustice And Me

The desire for fairness and justice appear to be an inborn quality of human beings and many other animals. We want benefits and punishments to be meted out fairly. When a small child is reprimanded for an action he did … Continue reading

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Something About Empowerment

There is usually some mention of empowerment when discussing civil rights issues in a positive sense. Empowerment is more than a feel-good word. Empowerment is key to living a well-rounded life for everyone. Civil rights movements are about empowering particular … Continue reading

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