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The Sword and the Ploughshare - Main Blog - Imagining a People (Theopolitical Reflections on Nolan's Dark Knight Trilogy, Pt. 4)

The Sword and the Ploughshare - Main Blog - Imagining a People (Theopolitical Reflections on Nolan's Dark Knight Trilogy, Pt. 4) | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

Theological and political reflections on the world of the Dark Knight Rises (hint: spoilers—but you're smart enough to know that already!)

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What Would Burke Do? | The American Conservative

What Would Burke Do? | The American Conservative | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

What would Edmund Burke think of modern-day liberalism? Clearly, he'd see it on both sides of the political and ideological isle. 

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The Best Broken System | Values & Capitalism

The Best Broken System | Values & Capitalism | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

The cries from the critiques of Capitalism are clear: lay the ills in society on the current system. But does that justify through full energies, especially those of an escatological nature, behind capitalism?

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The Imaginative Conservative: David Hume and the Republican Tradition of Human Scale

The Imaginative Conservative: David Hume and the Republican Tradition of Human Scale | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

Why the Human Scale Matters...

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A Response to Evangelical Calls for Public Withdrawal

The disaffection of some younger believers toward political action seems animated by two factors: the reality that more has not been accomplished, despite decades of evangelical political activism, and the perception that evangelical social...
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Mississippi May Be First U.S. State With No Abortion Clinic - Businessweek

Mississippi May Be First U.S. State With No Abortion Clinic - Businessweek | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Abortion will still be legal in
Mississippi next month. It’s just that women who live there
probably won’t be able to get one.
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Morality Without God

Morality Without God | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Is objective morality possible or necessary without God? Can and should morality be based on observable facts? Join Dr. Diana Hsieh for an engaging half-hour call-in show on the secular basis of morality!
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Are We Living in Sensory Overload or Sensory Poverty?

Are We Living in Sensory Overload or Sensory Poverty? | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
We're learning about the world without experiencing it up close in all its messy, majestic, riotous detail.
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George Takei Fires His Phaser at Facebook

George Takei Fires His Phaser at Facebook | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Facebook’s recent efforts to make money might appease investors but the moves are frustrating one famous user: former Star Trek actor and social media supernova George Takei.
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DRM is crushing indie booksellers online

DRM is crushing indie booksellers online | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
By requiring retailers to encrypt e-books with DRM, big publishers are essentially banning online indie bookstores and increasing their own dependence on the whims of Apple and Amazon.
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In Defense of First Philosophy

In Defense of First Philosophy | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Francis Beckwith picks up the case against the philosophical assumptions of Richard Dawkins, who does not practice what he preaches.
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Why Women Still Can’t Have It All

Why Women Still Can’t Have It All | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
It’s time to stop fooling ourselves, says a woman who left a position of power: the women who have managed to be both mothers and top professionals are superhuman, rich, or self-employed.
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Can Liberalism tolerate Islam? – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Can Liberalism tolerate Islam? – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
If we must be intolerant of intolerance, can liberalism tolerate anything other than itself? How can we then experience real difference, most often bound up with good, or bad, religion?
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The Hollow Republic

The Hollow Republic | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

The space between the individual and the state remains civil society, the one thing Tocquiville convincingly argued America does better than anywhere else....

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Inverting the Economic Order

Inverting the Economic Order | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

The essence of a properly oriented economy does not start from theory, but rather incorporates what has been learned over time with the everyday experience of humans living their lives...

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Sheep in the Parlor

Sheep in the Parlor | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

These are good days for those residing in old homes with wide front porches and easy access to quaint Main Street shopping.

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New CDF head has strong anti-abortion creds

New CDF head has strong anti-abortion creds | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Halted over 2 million Euros in Church funding to pro-abortion ‘Catholic’ groups after their dissident activities were exposed by...
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The Imaginative Conservative: The Truth of Beauty: Educating the Moral Imagination

The Imaginative Conservative: The Truth of Beauty: Educating the Moral Imagination | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Truth and beauty as essentials and not ends of education.
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Alan Turing's 'suicide' in doubt

Alan Turing's 'suicide' in doubt | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Alan Turing, the British mathematical genius and codebreaker, may not have committed suicide, as is widely believed, claims an academic.
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Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature Is Almost Certainly False |

Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature Is Almost Certainly False | | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

Via Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton
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Forget B-School, D-School Is Hot

Forget B-School, D-School Is Hot | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Stanford University's d.school has gained recognition in recent years for introducing the trendy, but murky, problem-solving concept known as design thinking to executives, educators and lawyers.
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Benny Barret is Homeless(ish) - Dallas News - Unfair Park

Benny Barret is Homeless(ish) - Dallas News - Unfair Park | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it

For the past three and a half years, Benny Barret taught Latin at a Catholic high school in...Now he's homeless...and loving it!

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The influence of 'Big Society': Abbott borrows from UK conservatives

The influence of 'Big Society': Abbott borrows from UK conservatives | Ethika Politika | Scoop.it
Earlier this month, opposition leader Tony Abbott presented the second instalment of the Liberal and National parties’ “Plan for Stronger Communities”, having already outlined elements of the plan at the…...
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