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Social Fabric of America

It's Not Just The Economy; Our Country's Social Fabric Needs Repair

Richard Joel | Posted 10.06.2016 | Politics
Richard Joel

If there is one certainty from this year's Presidential election campaign, it is that there is unparalleled anger afoot in our land; some even say rag...

In Defense of Facebook

Jana Novak | Posted 08.05.2013 | Impact
Jana Novak

Certainly any form of "virtual" interaction can lead to more isolation not less -- more social fabric fraying, not less; more broken community ties, not less -- but not all the time. Many times, virtual interaction can lead to the exact opposite: less isolation, more social fabric, more community ties.

Class Warfare

Terry Newell | Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics
Terry Newell

We do an incalculable disservice to ourselves and our posterity if we exacerbate "class warfare." We need to lower the tone and restrain the attacks, lest what seems like a powerful tool for short-term gain turns from slogan to reality.