Why a new poll about the views of Native Americans themselves about the term "Redskins" should give us pause about how we think of the term. And negative stereotypes...
Comfort, it turns out, isn't the whole story behind happiness. In fact, it seems the opposite might play a much bigger role. Here's why.
May 17, 2016
In a move that elicited outrage, disbelief and a range of other emotions, George Zimmerman put up for auction the gun he used to kill Trayvon Martin. Rabbi Brad Hirschfield...
May 13, 2016
What's worse: how digital media changes how we think or how we talk about digital media changing how we think?
May 10, 2016
On the morality of the death penalty, war, and generally believing some people deserve to die.
May 06, 2016
Lessons from the Kentucky Derby and the minds of horses.
May 03, 2016
Recently, there has been a huge outcry against a high school version of beer pong that pits "Jews" against "Nazis." But do we really need to be so angry...
April 26, 2016
Canadians are considering legislation that will allow physician-assisted suicide. In this video, Rabbi Brad Hirschfield explores this incredibly complicated moral question.
April 15, 2016
The positive side of new research that suggest humans will pursue their curiosity despite it being painful.
April 14, 2016
Are children and babies sellouts? New research says they might be. The question: what does that teach us about morality in general?