We've lost the true meaning of Thanksgiving: Philosophy prof. in USA Today

Prof. Steve Gimbel says that rather than taking the day to be grateful for what they have, Americans are concerned with buying more.

Steve Gimbel, philosophy prof. and the Edwin T. and Cynthia Shearer Johnson Chair for Distinguished Teaching in the Humanities, authored a guest column that appeared in the Nov. 28 Thanksgiving edition of USA Today. The column explores the shifting meaning of the holiday -- from giving thanks for what you have to rabid consumerism.

Read Prof. Gimbel's full article