Bravo Vegans!

Can I say once more I love activists, and especially vegan activists. (OK, and free software activists – many of whom are the same people.) So much passion, compassion and effectiveness. Per Vegan Outreach, even the meat industry sees the vegan writing on the wall and is pondering ways to…

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Higher Social Class Predicts Increased Unethical Behavior

From the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science “Seven studies using experimental and naturalistic methods reveal that upper-class individuals behave more unethically than lower-class individuals. In studies 1 and 2, upper-class individuals were more likely to break the law while driving, relative to lower-class individuals. In follow-up laboratory studies,…

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Love is Truth and Compassion

Robert Wright: “A thought experiment: Suppose you are a parent and you (a) watch someone else’s toddler misbehave and then (b) watch your own toddler do the same. Your predicted reactions, respectively, are: (a) “What a brat!” and (b)”That’s what happens when she skips her nap.” “Now (b) is often…

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