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Amy Rath

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Practicing Decency

PRESENTED ON DEC 12, 2018
IN CHICAGO @ VOL 48

Amy Rath is a shameless heathen who tries to remember that it’s rewarding to be nice to others.  She’d prefer not to create a cult, but don’t test her.

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For Goodness Sake

BY STEPHANIE PAUL
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 20, 2014

Stephanie Paul's usual astute view of the human condition this time focuses on our perceptions of goodness. For such a simple concept, she shows us how our own attitdes toward goodness and how we apply it to ourselves is anything but simple.

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Sneaker Goodness

BY AIMEE ADRIAANSEN
@ VOL 16 ON FEB 23, 2016

Aimée Adriaansen is 18 jaar, nog scholier en ondernemer. Onder de naam 'Take your AIM' past ze sneakers aan met een origineel en persoonlijk ontwerp.

 

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The story of European secularism

BY MUEID AL RAEE
@ VOL 32 ON FEB 06, 2017

Mueid Al Raee is interested in the connection of philosophy and religion. He talks about the influences that shaped Spinoza’s work on philosophy, religion, and understanding the nature of God.

Mueid presents Averroes as an important character in the story of secularism. Averroes is often referred to as the father of European Secularism. Mueid argues that religion played an important role in the formulation of the philosophy of secularism as we know it today in Europe.

His message is that we should challenge the ideas that consider secularism and religion as opposites.

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The Secret Religion of Americas' Leaders

BY AARON STOCKWELL
@ VOL 10 ON FEB 28, 2017

Aaron Stockwell looks at several well-known men and women from American history, and examines how their religious beliefs influenced their contributions to American progress.

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Wigmas

BY SARID LAYTON
@ VOL 14 ON FEB 24, 2017

Sarid Layton is a Business Development Manager based in Newmarket. She brings to us her experience growing up as a Jehovah's Witness and an overview of the religion and practises.

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Weaving in the Goodness

BY BECK PARNHAM
@ VOL 32 ON SEP 26, 2017

Rebecca Parnham is one of the co-founders of Krama and Co. a company that supports the production of krama (traditional Cambodian scarves). She loves krama and everything they represent. Rebecca’s goal has always been to weave the goodness into every step of what she does. Her PechaKucha talk “Weaving in the Goodness” discusses how social work and the strengths perspective informs her.

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Baking In Goodness

BY J A GINSBURG
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Janet Ginsburg is a silo-skipper. It took years to admit and even longer to realize this was a rare, good and useful thing to be. She admires those who seem to know exactly what they want to do with their lives, but is more than content to flit about with a glorious lack of discipline across an array of broad interests.

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Todo se Resuelve (Everything Works Out Fine)

BY MARILYN BALL
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 30, 2018

Marilyn Ball explains how her first trip to Cuba to begin a revolution became a backdrop for her travel "ah-ha moment" revelation.

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Practicing Collaboration Through People, Places and Materials

BY ROSANNA JOHNSON
@ VOL 18 ON MAY 18, 2019

Artist Ros Johnson explores recent collaborative experiences driving her practice, confidence and creative life.