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Buddhist Social Democracy, Part 2

by Stefan Schindler In Buddha’s worldview, “each life is precious, endowed with freedom and opportunity.” The Buddhist social democratic path to peace offers widespread time and place for deconditioning. Buddha says the institutions of society ought to serve schools, not … Continue reading

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Buddhist Social Democracy, Part 1

by Stefan Schindler    All things pass; life is brief; seek freedom; be kind.  Siddhartha Gautama, Gangamala Jataka  “A Buddha arises for the welfare of the multitude.” This is a common refrain in Buddhist sutras. On Buddha’s Eightfold Path to … Continue reading

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THE UNITED STATES OF AMNESIA, CONCLUSION

by Stefan Schindler To paraphrase George Santayana: Those who don’t learn from history are condemned to repeat it. Not only is America the most militarized and largest debtor country in the world, it remains the only technologically advanced country lacking … Continue reading

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