Category: philosophy

Western Moral Decline or Capitalist Decadence?

In this piece, Jon Kofas discusses the the current Western economic malaise and its relationship to the discussion of values in society.


Responsibilities to Rights

Dr. Rachael Kohn, a leading Australian author and broadcaster argues that today, many people treat religion as a source of ills rather than a cure for social problems. There is, of course, much suffering caused by religion and its followers but the guidance, discipline and compassion provided by religion can be, and often is, a force for good in the world which is often overlooked. This article offers a measured defence of religion and its place the modern world.