The heart is more than a muscular pump that is sometimes diseased. We also speak of it as the seat of emotional well-being.
The story of humanity is in large part the story of animosity and violence. What is it about people that leads them to treat one another as adversaries?
In this interview with Jonathan Glover, which first appeared in the Summer 2001 issue, the British ethics professor addresses the human proclivity for cruelty.
Rights have never been so extensively defined as today. But what happens when the perceived rights of two individuals or groups clash?
Modern Western society reflects a civilization that most people consider long dead. Yet the connections are clear and unmistakable.
The spirit that animated our earliest ancestors has continued unabated through the ages. And so, in humanity’s struggle to create for itself a secure and prosperous world, it is unwittingly fulfilling an ancient prophecy.
As He traveled the countryside performing miracles and healing the sick, Jesus Christ taught the importance of being known by your everyday deeds and actions.
President Woodrow Wilson is probably most remembered for his devotion to the cause of world peace in the forming of the League of Nations.