Suffering

U.S. Leaders Reflect a Nation Uncaring about its Neighbors

This 2,000-word essay glances at contemporary American politics and concludes that both the White House and to a large … Read More

The Trump White House Seeks to Increase, not Alleviate, World Suffering

DepositPhotos: Cruelty in Action toward Young Woman Since 2015 when huge numbers of refugees trudged into European countries,  a radically … Read More

Politics Paves Path to Bullying World

Bullying in general means intimidating or overpowering someone weaker. Racial bullying refers to bullying based on race or country-based discrimination, … Read More

Neglect of Truth and Human Suffering

Several Western nations, including the United States and Britain, face disruptive political change due to strong nationalism. The main alternative … Read More

Not America First, ‘Humanity’ First

‘America First’ was the major theme of the President Trump’s inaugural address. Only 1,400 words long, it’s implications produced shockwaves … Read More

The Meaning of Living and Dying while Suffering

Sick mature woman lying in bed  – worried husband holding hands What does it mean to live and die? Those … Read More

Forum on Alleviating World Suffering (Video)

  [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fm0x5fITUAI[/embedyt] … Read More

Racism, Xenophobia  and Surges in Social Suffering

Social suffering has become a common label for the suffering of a group of people who serve as targets of … Read More

Suffering and the Rise of Populism

The year 2016 may be remembered as the year that right-wing populism grabbed a foothold in the English-speaking West. Donald … Read More

Learning Alleviation of Suffering from Service-learning

This is a summary of a longer report on service-learning by Med Wilkes Karraker. See author notes at the … Read More