Moral Imagination Holds the Key

Posted on May 5, 2020
Image: Statue of Edmund Burke on painting by Hubertine Heijermans;

How do we more lastingly move beyond the impasses we have reached on a host of ethical issues at the heart of our highly politicized culture wars?

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No Longer an Extraordinary Event

Posted on May 11, 2020
Image: Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 particles; NIH/NIAID via flickr.

Our exploitive relationship to the natural order is greatly magnifying the possibility of spillover and increasing virus virulence.

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Against Projection; For Promise

Posted on May 20, 2020
Image: Illustration by Grandville from Gulliver’s Travels, 1842; Biblioteca Ambrosiana.

To make promises, to stand by one words, to be answerable for them, is to open oneself to blame.

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