Art & Culture
Magnificat

Magnificat

The Simpson University Music Department will present “Magnificat” during its annual Christmas concert on Dec.…

Community
Can We Learn Interdependence From Rice People?

Can We Learn Interdependence From Rice People?

New York Times contributing Op-Ed writer, T. M. Luhrmann poses the provocative question: “Why Are Some…

Earth Stewards

The Hockey Stick On Trial

Is “purposeful avoidance of truth sufficient to establish actual malice” as Eli Rabett posits? This question…

One of Us?

Earth Water Climate

Climate Summit 2014

Economics Rise of the Outsiders

Rise of the Outsiders

  The November 4, 2014 U. S. election was the most expensive midterm election in…

Shasta County Politics

A Referendum on Congressional Dysfunction

Big Money’s Grip on Elections

Well-Being The Impact on Shasta County of California Proposition 47 Passing

The Impact on Shasta County of California Proposition 47 Passing

California recently passed an historic incarceration reform by voter approval of Proposition 47. What does…

Think Pink

Anti-Vaccination Hysteria

Making Healthy Choices Easy

Spiritual
Interfaith Candle Lighting Experience

Interfaith Candle Lighting Experience

Lynn E. Fritz is presenting an Interfaith Candle Lighting Experience, honoring solstice & holidays traditions on  Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 7…

Thanksgiving Interfaith Service

Thanksgiving Interfaith Service

A Thanksgiving Interfaith Service will be held at 7:30 PM on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at St. Joseph Catholic…

People Who are Good for No Good Reason

As we become an increasingly global, diverse, post-modern and pluralistic world in the 21st century, we are also…

Connect to Something Greater Than Ourselves

Connect to Something Greater Than Ourselves

Rufus Burrow, Jr. in Communitarianism and the Beloved Community, wrote that Martin Luther King Jr. believed people must…

Hope & Help

Giving Tuesday

December 2, 2014 is #GivingTuesday. Last Thursday we celebrated Thanksgiving and then there was Black…

Food & Garden
What’s the Value of a Beetcoin?

What’s the Value of a Beetcoin?

Bitcoin has had a wild fluctuation in value and is now worth about $343, but how…

The Reformation of Manners

William Wilberforce took on British Parliament in the early 19th century, not only an end to…

Peace & Justice

That’s What I Am

HUMAN DIGNITY + COMPASSION = PEACE is what Mr. Simpson wrote on the blackboard. The 2011…

Not In Our Town

Shasta County Citizens Advocating Respect (SCCAR) is having it’s 25th annual Civil Rights and Social Justice…

Global Voices
The Future Starts Right Here With Us

The Future Starts Right Here With Us

Where do we want to be heading? It starts right here with us. “The future does…

What’s In Your Closet?

National Geographic invites us to “Celebrate Geography and The New Age of Exploration” this year from…

Media

Shadows of Liberty

And now for your holiday entertainment… community radio station KKRN, in conjunction with ACLU and the Humanist…

Classic Novels

AbeBooks.com asks the question, “What Defines a Classic Novel?” and gives a list of 50 candidates for…