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Voluntarism and Abortion

It seemed semi-appropriate on Mother’s Day to discuss abortion and voluntarism.  Succinctly put: it’s a decision that is made by other people and never myself. 725 more words

Political Stuff

Why Protests and Riots Are Counterproductive to Change

This isn’t going to be one of my well-put, neatly written, analytical pieces where I break things down bit-by-bit. This isn’t going to be a collect, calm, and poised article where I try to lead by example in showing how one should react to an argument. 1,015 more words


Tax Day, Robin Hood, and the Pangs of Unrealized Voluntarism

I love the story of Robin Hood.

I loved the fox Robin Hood, Erol Flynn’s version is EVERYTHING, and I loved the various British series on the man in green. 558 more words


The Giving Buzz

by Christina Hockman

With just one week to go until the end of this year’s Canvass (aka pledge drive), we’re posting the remarks that Christina Hockman,  1,347 more words


Believing and Attachment

If believing is identified outright with a perception of theoretical support (reasons or evidence), then no amount of emotional attachment could ever figure into the question of whether some description of reality is taken to be true. 473 more words


Private Charity Replace Government Assistance? The Fly in the Soup Kitchen



the principle of relying on voluntary action (used especially with reference to the involvement of voluntary organizations in social welfare).

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Political Ideologies

Want to volunteer abroad? How to actually make a difference

Want to volunteer abroad? How to actually make a difference.

So you have just taken the decision to go and you want to have a meaningful volunteer experience. 743 more words