Five steps to becoming better orators, more respected advisors, and knowing when and under what circumstances our opinions should come to bear on a conversation.
Is free will an illusion? Are we hard-wired to make the choices we do? If our thoughts and actions are, in a sense, predetermined, how does this impact our view towards those with which we disagree?
What prevents spiritual leaders from contextualizing scripture in light of modern advancements? What power structures must exist for strict literalism to take hold in the face of an evolved populace?
As our news feeds become more partisan than ever before, let us reflect upon a popular term that tends to underscore the disunity we all feel, particularly during election season.