Benedict on the 1960s

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Pope Emertus Benedict XVI wrote a letter (apparently) blaming the sex abuse crisis in the Catholic Church on the culture of the 1960s. I read the letter and I have a lot to say about it and how moral theology evolves over time. Take a listen and tell me what you think!

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Can Money Make you Happy?

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Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Motivation

We spend most of our lives being motivated from outside things like money (Extrinsic Motivation), while actually, our biggest motivator is intrinsic. Let’s take a look at the book Drive, by Dan Pink and figure out why motivating both adults and children with rewards and punishment doesn’t work! We spend most of our lives being motivated from outside things like money (Extrinsic Motivation), while actually, our biggest motivator is intrinsic. Let’s take a look at the book Drive, by Dan Pink and figure out why motivating both adults and children with rewards and punishment doesn’t work!

The Ontario Sex Education Curriculum

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https://www.podomatic.com/podcasts/welcometotheunderground/episodes/2019-01-28T06_02_24-08_00

The Ontario government has gone back and forth over the changes in the sex education curriculum. In 2015 a new curriculum was introduced that upset people enough to elect Doug Ford who immediately undid it putting us back to the 1998 curriculum. So what are people upset about and why? Where should we go from here?