Metrics for the "goodness" of a society.

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Metrics for the "goodness" of a society.

Postby pilgrim-seeker_tom » Thu Jun 22, 2017 12:08 am

The NT suggests how a society treats the marginalized ... the disenfranchised ... the widows and orphans and so on ... is a meaningful metric concerning the 'goodness' of such a society.

Recent events in the UK triggered this thought:

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