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David W. Hegg: Anti-social social media

If you thought social media was just a passing fad, you've surely missed the train. What used to happen over the fence with neighbors, or around the water cooler at the office, is now occurring every minute as isolated amateurs masquerading as social critics launch thoughts and opinions out into cyberspace.

September 26, 2016 | David Hegg | Columnists

David Hegg: Be for a cause, not just against something

We are becoming a nation of protest, and that is something near and dear to my heart simply because I am considered a Protestant.

September 16, 2016 | By David W. Hegg Ethically Speaking | Columnists

Let’s make it personal this new year

With each new year comes the hope that the future will be better than the past. But if you've been surveying the social landscape of our country you've probably come to realize that in so many ways we are devolving.

December 31, 2015 | David Hegg | Columnists

David Hegg: In search of right and wrong

We have experienced an unusual run of killings in our world lately. The recent deaths in Paris can be added to the list that includes shootings in New York, Ferguson, Florida, Pennsylvania, Colorado and California.

January 18, 2015 | By David Hegg Ethically Speaking | Columnists

David Hegg: The importance of Thanksgiving

On Oct. 3, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln declared a national day of thanksgiving take place on the fourth Thursday in November.

November 23, 2014 | By David Hegg Ethically Speaking | Columnists

David W. Hegg: Enough evil already

I just have to say I've had enough evil lately. The past month has come loaded with Ebola, ISIS, school shootings, suicides and the deaths of our courageous law enforcement officers.

November 01, 2014 | David Hegg | Columnists

David Hegg: Hard work and winning

I learned early the mantra that "hard work pays off." My father was a hard worker and was determined not to have any sons who were slackers.

July 20, 2014 | By David Hegg Ethically Speaking | Columnists

Davis W. Hegg: Thinking About Thinking

I am becoming convinced we don't think thinking is worth the trouble.

March 22, 2014 | by David W. Hegg | Columnists

David Hegg: Cliches You Shouldn't Trust

Sometimes things we hear all the time can slowly creep into our belief system as though they were true. But, as a general rule, most general rules generalize truth to the place where they are untrustworthy.

March 16, 2014 | Ethically Speaking by David Hegg | Columnists

David Hegg: Manning, Wilson: brothers of Christ

Today millions around the world will gather with jersey-clad friends and family to eat and cheer their way through the Super Bowl. This championship of professional football in America has been the darling of the sports media for several weeks now, and finally the hoopla will give way to actual athletic competition.

February 01, 2014 | By David Hegg Ethically Speaking | Columnists

David Hegg: Environment will shape your thinking

It is rare when we think deeply anymore. In too many ways, and in too many instances, we are becoming a people who let others do our thinking for us.

January 18, 2014 | By David Hegg Ethically Speaking | Columnists

David Hegg: The conscience can guide us in ethical living

When we ask the question of what distinguishes mankind from the rest of creation the possible answers usually include the presence and activity of the conscience. This "inner referee", as it has been called, acts to pull us toward the good and away from the bad.

July 21, 2013 | By David Hegg | Columnists

David Hegg: In search of intellectual honesty

While most have never heard of him, Thomas Nagel is at the center of a controversy that threatens to pull the curtain away from the great and terrible Oz of our day. I am speaking about the almost universally accepted belief that all of life - indeed, every element of the universe and all that exists in it - can be reduced to physical particles, themselves the product of physical processes guided by the principle of natural selection.

December 09, 2012 | By David Hegg Ethically Speaking | Columnists


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