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Solidarity

“The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.”–Albert Schweitzer It appears that nearly every advancement in civilized society has been adopted through social solidarity. In fact, it is difficult to achieve … Continue reading

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Silence Is Complex

One of the qualities I most like about my friend Jorge, is his ability to be silent when we’re together.  Certainly we do our fair share of talking about what’s important in our lives, but it’s the silence that communicates … Continue reading

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Community

We are now aware that the Web has contributed to the betterment of many aspects of life. We are also increasingly finding out that the Web has unfortunately fueled more fragmentation of our civilization. The results of our search engine … Continue reading

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Human Solidarity Day

The US and the world are divided to a greater extent these days than I can personally remember.  It appears to be a split between the “haves” and the “have-nots”.  The “haves” include those who we consider as possessing an … Continue reading

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