The Morality of the Syrian Crisis

The Morality of the Syrian Crisis

Over the past two weeks, the name Aylan Kurdi has faded into the recesses of our minds. The image of the toddler’s body, washed up on the shores of Turkey, has faded to a recent memory.  His image was replaced with that of a Hungarian reporter deliberately tripping a refugee...

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Right and Wrong

Right and Wrong

“Words mean things.”  This is a phrase that one of my teachers branded onto my brain.  “Words mean things.”  And yet today, words seem disposable, like so much of the “stuff” we use.  We might prefer to toss a paper plate than to wash a dish.  We might rather buy...

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