Technology, the Internet, and Multitasking: The Problem

BY JOHN MONTAGUE

The ubiquitous use of the Internet in law school classrooms has become something of a byword. If you want to know when a law student is in class, check and see what time she last updated her Facebook profile or notice when he is most often on Gmail chat. Yep, that would be when they have class. Continue reading “Technology, the Internet, and Multitasking: The Problem”

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Gleanings in the Modern World

BY LUE-YEE TSANG

God tells the Israelites in the Mosaic Law:

When you reap the harvest of your land, you shall not reap your field right up to its edge, neither shall you gather the gleanings after your harvest. And you shall not strip your vineyard bare, neither shall you gather the fallen grapes of your vineyard. You shall leave them for the poor and for the sojourner: I am the Lord your God. (Lev. 19:9–10; sim. in 23:22)

What characteristics of gleanings can we seek to replicate in our society, which is no longer primarily agrarian and rural? Continue reading “Gleanings in the Modern World”