Articles & Translations
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'Why Can't We Be Good?' by Jacob Needleman--a review
Why can't we be good? Why do we repeatedly violate our most deeply held values and beliefs? Why can't we be what we want, or profess, to be? Here is a whistle-stop tour of how some of history's great philosophers approached these questions, and ho