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Why How We Do Anything Means Everything

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How helps us understand that principled behavior isn't merely something a PR/Corporate Social Responsibility staff or attorneys tell us is important. Rather it is the surest path to success and relevance in business and in life.

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Political Meltdown

It is very difficult to observe the current political landscape and not conclude that the process has seriously broken down.
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The Real Housewives of Proverbs 31

As a working mother who lives in the Washington-metro area, I admit that I was dreading Bravo's new program The Real Housewives of D.C.
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'The Earth is the Lord's and all that is in it'

Today is Earth Day, an occasion for marking our responsibility to care for our world and the environment. It seems trite to have just one day to remind ourselves of the importance of this -- though the same could be (and often is) said about Father's Day, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, Christmas, etc.
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By Fearing Churches that Speak out for Social Justice, Glenn Beck Fears the Gospel

In a recent show, Glenn Beck told his listeners to watch out for churches that use the term "social justice," or "economic justice." He thinks that those terms are code words that will lead to the
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A Theology of Ecology

Today is Blog Action Day 2009, an annual event that unites the world's bloggers in posting about the same issue on the same day.
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The Financial Barriers to Legal Immigration

The Los Angeles Times reported last week that the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service
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We've Crashed Our Cars into the Living Room of the World's Poor

Proverbs 31:8 says "Speak out for those who cannot speak [for themselves]."
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When Grace Backfires

In 1958 the Teddy Bears released the song "To know him is to love him," which might as well have been called "To know, know, know, him is to love, love, love, him," since that's the way everybody r
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Health-Care Debate Requires the Wisdom of Solomon

Thomas Friedman, learning from an experience on safari in Botswana, gets it right in his
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