Kiran Krishnan
4 min readOct 8, 2021

Stealing for greed vs Stealing for need 🤔

Should we punish a mother who steals to feed her baby?

Stealing: Greed vs Need

Stealing literally means, “taking another’s, without permission “. If we go by this meaning holistically, all of us are stealers one way or the other as explained below. Stealing as a sin is very much a human construct. In the animal world stealing is much common. Any animal will take the food of another animal if given a chance (when no one is watching and if…

Kiran Krishnan

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