An essay about the need for more philosophy (love of wisdom) in an age of growing xenophobia.
An essay noting the state of the civil rights movement in the wake of Rosa Park's death.
Short essay recounting a day I spent at Norton Middle School with Gary Sigrist.
Essay about cheating in online games, using hacks in multiplayer games.
An essay on the value of art.
Essay about worry, stress and humanity. Why you should stop stressing out. There's no need.
A skeptical essay on astrology.
Even chaos has a pattern. A short essay on chaos.
The April 2007 Newsletter includes two articles by Shawn Olson and one essay by John Dalmas. Also some cartoons.
This editorial on education was printed as a Chalkboard column in the Messenger.
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