But herein lies also a weakness--it never becomes quite clear what the common good
is that marketers and consumers are supposed to support.
The relational definition of the common good
leads to a relational vision of the principles of subsidiarity and solidarity; meaning that subsidiarity and solidarity are seen as two ways of relating to others, both of which acknowledge the dignity of the other.
Buchanan and Tullock do not imagine that voters try to intuit the common good
and vote on that basis, but rather that they use voting as a way of achieving outcomes that further their own interests, when those interests require collective action.
He points out what the "conservative" churches get wrong-focusing on a personal, atonement-only gospel--and what the "liberal" churches get wrong--focusing on Jesus' teachings about the common good
to the exclusion of the gospel's salvific message.
JOHN LOCKWOOD Trustee, Huddersfield Common Good
Citizens should place reasons of the common good
above reasons of personal interest.
Candidates then must be evaluated in terms of government's primary responsibility--the common good
ArtFire's common good
program allows them to partner with major craft suppliers to further bridge the gap between where artisans buy their supplies and sell their finished work.
Whilst some people vote out of concern for particular issues - I received hundreds of emails from people advocating particular causes during the election campaign - very few people now vote to achieve a common good
, the good of the country, the city, their ward or anyone else's.
In explaining same-sex unions to the ordinary faithful as contrary to the common good
, the Cardinal specifically addressed his note also to politicians who are believing, i.
I don't follow how encroaching on to a woman's right to choose what she wants to do with her body is for the common good
Public sector leaders bear a unique privilege and a responsibility to maintain this broader focus on the common good
in large part because the government has the power to set the moral context within, which all other institutions work and serve.