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The Middleman

On the fence. Between a rock and a hard place. Neither here nor there.

Three metaphors, one theme: being in the middle.

It can be a rough place, the middle. 215 more words

Equality - What Does It Mean?

One of the biggest beefs I have in online debate is the concept of “equality”. All too often I see people deny others based on the concept that, “Well, they’re just treating everyone the same.” The problem is there’s a big difference between literal equality and the concept of “equal opportunity”. 604 more words

Embracing God's Goodness and Greatness: The First Provision

The First Provision

Genesis 1:29-21

29 God said, “See, I have given you every plant yielding seed that is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree with seed in its fruit; you shall have them for food. 550 more words

Teach Your Parents Well

Inevitably, March exposes fans to a deluge of talk about the NCAA Tournament–whether the fans in question are interested or not. Even those of us who object to the Tournament for… 996 more words


Your brain on being treated unfair

How “rational” do people behave in social economic decisions? Imagine that you and another (unknown) person have to split 10$. The other person gets to propose how to split, and can offer any value between 0 and 10$ to you. 499 more words

Economic Decision

Going Undercover for Drugs

From the files of the Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists

By Casey Bukro

An Arizona community newspaper staff is considering sending a reporter/photographer team out with a few $20 bills to do a story on how easy it is to buy drugs, but fear they might be arrested if they do that.

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Kanngiesser on children's application of the merit principle

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Kanngiesser, P., & Warneken, F. (2012). Young Children Consider Merit when Sharing Resources with Others. PLoS ONE, 7(8).

This is a great paper. 299 more words

A Sense Of Justice