Standing Up For Others vs Fighting Battles for Others

“That’s so offensive!” How many times have we seen cries of offense being made by the person or group of people who are not the target of offense? Claims of appropriation of culture from others not from that culture. Accusations of thoughtless insensitivity from others not involved. For example, amid all the lockdowns and thenContinue reading “Standing Up For Others vs Fighting Battles for Others”

Ends that Justify the Means

Recently, I’ve been embroiled in heated debate over a local slogan asking the public not to litter, however, the phrase includes an abbreviation for locally used profanity. There has been major outcry over the inclusion of the profanity, even in its abbreviated form. These people are only thinking of the possible moral impact of theContinue reading “Ends that Justify the Means”