(It All Depends) My beliefs imply a set of values. This set of values is my conscience that grounds all my decisions and judgments about living. All of my primary relationships and community experiences are guided by these values. They instruct my living. They are focal to my entire existence. […]
By believers in democracy I mean people committed to the notions that all humans are of equal worth, that the purpose of democracy is to sustain the common good, and that the citizenry is responsible by its vote. Although such believers are a minority, we are powerful enough to give direction to our culture. However, despite our best intentions, we tend to fail in accomplishing our goals. Here are a few of my musings about this failure.