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Published: 01 April 2012
Just as the Passover tale asserts the possibility for liberation, the Easter story evokes a world shaped by love rather than domination. Just as the Passover tale asserts the possibility for liberation, the Easter story evokes a world shaped by love rather than domination. More
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Published: 01 November 2013
Joe Lustri “Occupy Wall Street was not an example of identity politics,” Zaretsky writes. “Rather, it was the expression of good old-fashioned Marxist-derived leftism.” Joe Lustri. / “Occupy Wall Street was not an example of identity politics,” Zaretsky writes. “Rather, it was the expression of More
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Published: 01 April 2014
Fiona Ostby ( fionaostby.com ) “Many people don’t know about midlife discrimination, which means they blame themselves rather than capitalism,” Gullette writes. “We should fear ageism, not aging.” Illustration by Fiona Ostby. Fiona Ostby (fionaostby.com). / “Many people don’t know about midlife More
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Published: 01 January 2014
Peter Sketchley Stephen Batchelor, a proponent of secular Buddhism, is examining some of the Buddha’s earliest teachings in an attempt to imagine the Buddha as a human rather than as a god. Peter Sketchley. / Stephen Batchelor, a proponent of secular Buddhism, is examining some of the Buddha’s More
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Published: 01 August 2013
Left: Creative Commons/KAZ Vorpal. Right: Creative Commons/Johann Dréo We need a new worldview based not on ideas of material exchange and domination but rather on an ethos of caring for each other and for the earth. Left: Creative Commons/KAZ Vorpal. Right: Creative Commons/Johann Dréo. / We More
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Published: 01 August 2013
Left: Creative Commons/KAZ Vorpal. Right: Creative Commons/Johann Dréo We need a new worldview based not on ideas of material exchange and domination but rather on an ethos of caring for each other and for the earth. Left: Creative Commons/KAZ Vorpal. Right: Creative Commons/Johann Dréo. / We More
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Published: 01 August 2014
Creative Commons/Michael Fleshman How can we resist the neoliberal pressure to reorient our colleges and universities toward market-driven values rather than public values? Here, students at Cooper Union in New York City protest the imposition of student fees for the first time in the free More
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Published: 01 January 2012
Creative Commons/R. M. Calamar One possible future scenario, Jorge N. Ferrer writes, could involve “spiritual creative unions in which diversity is not erased but rather intensified.” Icons of the Hindu goddess Pavarti and Jesus remain separate but united in this mural from Agra, India More
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Published: 01 November 2012
Creative Commons/Jacopo Bassano The New Testament brims with parables of generosity and kindness. Lawrence Swaim calls on fellow Christians to ground their faith in stories about Jesus’s life rather than his death. In this painting by Jacopo Bassano, Jesus brings forth a miraculous catch for More
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Published: 01 January 2013
Noel Kleinman ( nkpix.com ) Rabbinic Judaism demands that city residents care for and accompany every person who passes through. What would it take to make such acts of care everyday occurrences rather than special events? Here, volunteers from The Giving Spirit in Los Angeles assemble survival More
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Published: 01 January 2014
Caitlin Ng ( caitlinng.com ) We don’t need to deny our aggression, passion, and desire in order to lead a spiritual life, the author argues. Rather, we can “deploy them . . . to change the world for the better.” Commit Yourself to Nonviolence by Caitlin Ng. Caitlin Ng (caitlinng.com). / We More
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Published: 01 January 2014
Alexandra Martinez ( leximartinez.com ) “People have many different ways of using worship to astonish rather than to dull,” the author writes. The first eleven women ordained irregularly in the Episcopal Church astonished churchgoers by laying out the best linens and then pouring the communion More
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Tikkun (1 April 2010) 25 (2): 53.
Published: 01 April 2010
... the world, to space and place, to the concrete, to asking- questions about how to live within the particularities and limitations of planet earth rather than speculating about why we are here. Should religions be more con­ cerned to learn where we...
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Tikkun (1 August 2016) 31 (3): 23.
Published: 01 August 2016
... the working class rather than part of an enduring subculture characterized by the absence of the skills or attitudes required for success in the labor market. Wilson suggests that liberals cannot expect to have a serious impact on national policy until they admit the existence of this ghetto...
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Tikkun (1 January 2011) 26 (1): 28.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Frances Payne Adler Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2011 F our support beams that have sustained me through twenty-five years of social action tikkun work: Listen to what you know through your body. Our minds are often cluttered with what we’re “supposed” to think and do, rather than what we...
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Tikkun (1 November 2015) 30 (4): 25.
Published: 01 November 2015
...RAJA SHEHADEH Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2015 A s it now stands , Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian territories is lucrative rather than costly. No nation in possession of territory it seized from another has been known to give up that territory merely because of a change of heart...
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Tikkun (1 August 2012) 27 (3): 19.
Published: 01 August 2012
... environmental, economic, and spiritual crises? Do many turn to private distractions to fill these voids in their lives? Can spiritual progressives play a role in transforming the meaning of these pursuits? Or are they intrinsically destined to remain avenues of escape rather than healing sources of empowerment...
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Tikkun (1 August 2016) 31 (3): 71–72.
Published: 01 August 2016
... philosophy—Levinas’s particular Jewish identity explicitly came to the fore. For Levinas, the ultimate questions are ethical rather than ontological. The dominant focus of his thought became humanity not as immanent in Being, but as Being’s transcendence, its beyond, its fracture. Or more precisely, it is...
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Tikkun (1 January 2011) 26 (1): 27.
Published: 01 January 2011
... spring and scaling the print magazine back to a shorter quarterly), we’ve decided to publish some of the very best anniversary pieces from the authors we esteem the most online rather than in the print magazine. Visit tikkun.org in January to read these great pieces and learn about our anniversary...
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Tikkun (1 April 2012) 27 (2): 17.
Published: 01 April 2012
... corporations? How can we build localized economies aimed at sustainability rather than profit? For a Buddhist perspective, a lively debate on nonviolence vs. a “diversity of tactics” in the Occupy movement, and more, check out the online-only articles associated with this special issue at tikkun.org/occupy . ...