The Human Condition
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The Human Condition
Old Advice

Two pundits—one ancient and one modern—explore the past, present, and future of old age.

The Human Condition
Repentance in South Africa, Forgiveness in Texas

In the true history of the world, stories like these matter infinitely more than most of the empty pursuit of power, reputation, and wealth that the media normally follows.

Protesters in the Netherlands, © Frank Verhoef via Twitter.
The Human Condition
How Can Human Beings Commit Such Horrors?

The modern world continuously prompts us to ask this question. But is it the right question to ask?

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