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The Opposite of Evil is No Longer Goodness

By Frances Moore Lappé / November 30, 2018

Lady Liberty getting arrested. "Being 'good'—kind and honest with those we touch directly—is admirable and desirable, but we need more," writes the author. "It's time to elevate another virtue: courage." (Democracy Spring - April 2016)

This is the 8th of Frances' Thought Sparks Video Series as she opens her heart about what fortifies her in this scary time & shares her often-surprising takes on themes of hope, democracy, and courage.

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My headline is provocative, so let me quickly explain, starting with a huge claim about what’s unique about our world in this moment. Then I ask,