Our Democracy

Today is an important day in our country.  Election Day is finally here.  The day that we, as Americans get to choose our elected officials.   Democracy is a system of government in which power is vested in the people and exercised by them directly or through freely elected officials. Democracy grants us freedom of politicalContinue reading “Our Democracy”

Virtues

People who have strong morals are considered to be virtuous, meaning they value honesty, respect, courage, kindness, etc.  These qualities allow us to pursue ideals we believe to be important for our lives.  While morals tend to be affiliated with religion, virtues are not.  Virtues are more associated with a philosophy than a religion.  TheContinue reading “Virtues”