Plato pointing upward, toward absolutes and ideals. Aristotle, with fingers spread wide and toward earth, meaning he emphasized particulars.

Journal




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Because the article is passed out to the class without preview, and we wish to begin reacting to it almost immediately (tried letting them read but variety of students gives a variety of results), the part to read is in RED. Furthermore, the [markup] for discussions presumes no one reads ahead. Got it? Read the RED and stop at the [markup] area for discussion.

Ancient Greek
Blessed Tolerance- The Virtue of a Republic in Decline
Michigan High School Class Angers Some Parents
Celluloid Philosophy Lessons - What Is Hollywood Teaching Your Teen?
Roman - Middle Ages
Renaissance
Reformation
Christianity and Capitalism - Using Business to Reach Our World
BreakPoint - In Celebration of Labor - The Value of a Good Day's Work
American History - 1700s
Straight Talk on Home Security
Supreme Court Allows Ban on Prayer to Stand
Man Claims TV Fee Breaches Human Rights
Caller to radio show says he was rejected because of stutter
Pastor's 'Nuisance' Noise Appeal Falls on Deaf Ears
Eminent domain and private gain
Religion-free Zone?
No Catholics Need Apply? - Judicial Confirmation and Freedom of Religion
Rep. Kennedy Rails at Vatican 'Bigotry'
American History - 1800s
Federal Museum Denies Slavery in Africa Was 'Dehumanizing'
'Religious' Boy Scouts Being Pushed Out of Park
Reparations: A White Conservative's Biggest Act
Ten Reasons Why Reparations for Blacks is a Bad Idea for Blacks - and Racist Too
Reparations - Background Information
Enlightenment
Will new overtime rules help or hurt?
Lawyers Go After Oreos In California
A Few 'What Ifs'
American History - 1900s
Facing Reality
UF flag flap: Patriotism or politics?
Modernism
Free will and Determinism
Breakdown of Philosophy and Science
Has hunt for corporate criminals gone too far?
Hell on Earth - Sin and Redemption in Science Fiction
American Values Are Dying
Teacher's Aide Contesting One-Year Suspension for Wearing Cross to School
BreakPoint - Desensitizing Ourselves - How We Get Used to Pop Culture Evil
Vermont Cop Story: AP's Bias or America's?
North Korean and Chinese Atrocities Against Christians Worsen
Post Modern
'Diversity' at General Motors Excludes Christians
BreakPoint - Good Work Done Well - Teaching Literature to the Glory of God
Nevada Outlaws Wear Black Robes
The PCspeak of Diversity
Dobbs- Schools Banning Words at 'Alarming Rate'
Educrats Ban Founding Fathers, Mount Rushmore, Hot Dogs, Yachts, Snowmen
Our Society
America's Curse
UC Eyes Surcharge for Rich Students
Educrats Punish Promotion of Black Conservative
Is this the America we want?
Lawsuits, Not Lawmakers, Make Policy
Towboat captain convicted for speeding in manatee zone during rescue
BreakPoint - An Unstable Balance Wanting It Both Ways
Our World
U.N. Wants to Spread Its Tentacles to Churches
Nation Busting - The trouble with globalism
Ginsburg: Rulings in other countries are relevant here
Apologetics
Devastating the Witness - The Church in Captivity
BreakPoint - What We Can't Not Know


Plato pointing upward, toward absolutes and ideals. Aristotle, with fingers spread wide and toward earth, meaning he emphasized particulars.