(3 comments) SHARE Sunday, January 30, 2011 Political Prisoners in the United States
As Americans, we have a tendency to be a bit self-righteous when it comes to discussions of international human rights. What we possess in good will toward suffering people around the world we lack in any significant self-examination. My hope is that we will all become a little more involved in addressing lingering injustices in our midst, such as the political prisoners presented in this article.
(4 comments) SHARE Tuesday, June 22, 2010 Why I Don't Care About Iranian Nuclear Plants
As the world's largest producer, stockpiler, and user of nuclear weapons, we have no right telling other countries that they should face sanctions or war for developing the bomb. Can we separate our perception of the world from the narrow geo-political interests assigned to us by accident of birth?