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May 26, 2015

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Fish, Phones and Bumper Stickers: Our Week in Wisdom

Posted May 22, 2015 @ 11:39 am Categories: Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

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On The Wisdom Daily this week (May 18 - May 22), we explored bumper sticker irony, the tech industry's strong push to keep private smartphone data protected from government overreach, the longing to spend our time and energy on purposeful endeavors, and the candid n...

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Brad Hirschfield Brad Hirschfield

The Push-and-Pull Over the Meaning of Marriage

Posted May 22, 2015 @ 11:20 am Categories: Spirituality & Faith, Videos, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , ,

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From Odyssey Networks' Faith on the Record series: While the U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was presiding over a same-sex wedding this week, the evangelical Christian leader Reverend Franklin Graham was online urging his entire flock to pray for the ...

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Getting Real About the Black Experience

Posted May 21, 2015 @ 11:35 am Categories: Videos, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , , ,

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I was in Baltimore this past weekend for the bar mitzvah of my close friend's grandson. The site of our last racial hot zone, Baltimore is still reeling from the recent unrest over Freddie Gray's death (tourism is reportedly down; some students are turning down Balt...

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Selling Something to Believe In

Posted May 21, 2015 @ 11:10 am Categories: Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , ,

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Moments after the first tower fell, a group of unknowing waiters in Boston unlocked the doors of Skipjack's Seafood Emporium, and began the tedious labor of setting up for Tuesday lunch. Fold napkins, brew coffee, bake rolls... I know these tasks, because I did ever...

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Brad Hirschfield Brad Hirschfield

Will the U.S. Be Smart About Smartphone Privacy?

Posted May 20, 2015 @ 11:38 am Categories: News & Politics, Videos, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , , , ,

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As U.S. government officials consider how to meet law enforcement's need for access to data - now increasingly encrypted on personal tech devices - Google, Apple and 140 other technology firms are pushing back. In an appeal to the Obama administration, they argue th...

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Coexisting Beyond Bumper Stickers

Posted May 19, 2015 @ 10:45 am Categories: Daily Life, Wisdom Warehouse Tags: , , , , ,

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I was out walking with a friend the other day when I noticed these bumper stickers sharing space on the back of a car, and I didn't know whether to laugh or cry. Okay, so I laughed - really hard - and then without crying, was actually kind of pained. Before telling ...

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