Category Archives: Democracy

Resisting the Perils of Power

By Kathie MM and Anthony J. Marsella In our recent post on the power of tyranny and the tyranny of power,  we focused particularly on the dangers inherent in absolute power, hegemonic power, and the corruption of power. But remember, … Continue reading

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Pain’s pathways

  By Kathie MM I bit my tongue yesterday.  Really, not metaphorically.  It hurt like the devil. Why do I tell you this trivial story? Because every time I bite my tongue, which I do more often as I age, … Continue reading

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Addressing Fractionation: Principles for Arbitrating the “Common Good”

By Anthony J. Marsella, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service Introduction 1. Fractionation There is an urgent need for healing the divisive separation of people, societies, and nations. A continuation of the present intentional and unintentional “fractionation” forebodes a tragic future. … Continue reading

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Marching for Science in Boston

By Deborah Belle The Trump presidency has put many things at risk, not least the project of utilizing science for the public good. Scientific research budgets are slashed, and current scientific knowledge is actively suppressed when it conflicts with profits … Continue reading

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