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Sadly, It’s Not at All Inexplicable

Right now the world is reeling from the slaughter in Christchurch, New Zealand.  Some (many) people describe the shooting as “inexplicable.”  But it’s important to recognize that it is not inexplicable, nor is it the result of “mental illness,” though … Continue reading

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Chautauqua: Wherein Phaedrus Misunderstands Zealotry

I’m still moving slowly through the book, taking time to read other things too.  But something I came across requires comment. When I first read Zen & the Art, I was in my third year of college, and emerging from … Continue reading

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