POF facilitator Sherrin Fitzer’s latest article explores the concept of right livelihood in relation to working in prisons. The following is an excerpt from “Working in a Prison: Right Livelihood or Quilt of Lies?” in The Tattooed Buddha:
As my spiritual beliefs moved further to the east I thought about my work in connection with right livelihood, one of Buddhism’s Noble Eightfold Path. Is working in a prison an occupation that does not cause unnecessary harm to other living things?
Read the full article here.