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'The Other Widow' Shows Susan Crawford's Progress as a Novelist

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.02.2016 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Book Review - Jackie K Cooper THE OTHER WIDOW by Susan Crawford S...

Requiem for Lethal Injection?

M. Gregg Bloche, M.D., J.D. | Posted 05.26.2016 | Politics
M. Gregg Bloche, M.D., J.D.

The rifleman mustering for a firing squad is honest - an icon of retribution without pretense. If we can own his violent act on our behalf, capital punishment suits us. But clinical killing is euphemism - a cowardly way for us to deceive ourselves.

The Hammer

Ken McLeod | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Ken McLeod

When that hammer comes down, your life changes. You are not the same person. You learn things about life, about people and about yourself that you didn't know before, whether you wanted to or not.

Building Trust: The One Skill We Can't Live Without

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 08.17.2014 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

Most of us would acknowledge that building trust is a key part of our lives. But, if everyone thinks along similar lines, why does it always seem like no one trusts each other?

Bombers and Barbarians

Patricia McGuire | Posted 07.12.2013 | DC
Patricia McGuire

The Tsarnaev brothers committed an atrocious, evil act against humanity. Tamerlan Tsarnaev died by the very violence he perpetrated. Refusing to bury his body, harassing those who made his burial possible, does not make America stronger.

Newtown: An Indictment Of The Ethic Of Revenge

Mark Osler | Posted 02.13.2013 | Religion
Mark Osler

The ethic of revenge is contrary to the teachings of every major religion, and the fact that it has become a central tenet of our public morality represents a failure of our faith leaders.

Hell, Terror, War: Retribution And The USA

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 11.25.2012 | Religion
Frank Schaeffer

Why does our view of hell matter? Because believers in hell believe in revenge. And according to brain chemistry studies, taking revenge and nurturing resentment is a major source of life-destroying stress.

That's Not "A Bingo!": UK Apologizes for Using Fake IDs During Inglourious Basterds Mission to Kill Nazi SS Chief

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Martin Lewis

The British Government has issued a profuse apology to the German and Slovakian governments that two of Britain's special operatives during World War II used fake IDs in their successful mission to assassinate a Nazi SS chief.

Your Revenge Here

Eva Nagorski | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Eva Nagorski

YaVaughnie Wilkins' Times Square billboard, a display of her love affair with Charles E. Phillips, looks like it might have been inspired by... a fictional character who did exactly the same thing.

A Still-Pertinent Inquiry for All Madoff Watchers

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

Where's the money? If the location has been revealed anywhere in video, print or online, I've missed it.