Polimicks

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Category Archives: Morality

Polimicks Podcast #3, Part I – A conversation on Birth Control

  Ok, then, I recorded  Polimicks 003 Part I, a conversation with Ann Hinch who you may remember from the guest post about two back where she talked about vetting … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Calling a Homophobic Bigot a Bigot, is not the same as Calling a Gay Man “Faggot.”

So, I got involved with a little dust up in a friend’s Facebook the other day. (No!  Not you, surely!) Anyway, he posted about this Christian group who, upon hearing … Continue reading

November 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

If You Think Abortion is Worse Than Letting a Woman Die, You Are Not a Good Person

So, last Thursday the House of Representatives Voted to approve House Bill H.R 358, the “Let Women Die” bill.  This will basically allow hospitals and doctors to refuse abortions to … Continue reading

October 18, 2011 · 2 Comments

Living Your Beliefs and the Practicality of Surviving

We’re facing some pretty high vet bills for a beloved kitty who is 14 and, as with many elderly cats, a free cat becomes suddenly very expensive.  And we’re already … Continue reading

September 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

New Lows in Victim-Blaming

So, yeah, a cop pulls over a woman in the wee hours of the morning, gets an erection and ejaculates all over her.  She filed a report, had the DNA … Continue reading

June 27, 2011 · 2 Comments

Why I’m Not Screaming Foul on Anthony Weiner.

So, the truth is out.  Anthony Weiner sent a picture of his, well, weiner to a hot girl. Actually, it was encased in underpants, but you get the drift.  Now, … Continue reading

June 8, 2011 · 1 Comment

Shame on you, Tennessee.

So, the Tennessee Senate, in a stunning display of nineteenth century moral outrage, has passed the “Don’t say Gay” bill, barring teachers from discussing homosexuality in the school setting, even … Continue reading

May 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

Morality is NOT the Absence of Temptation

I have a bone to pick with the Right Wing, and their so-called morality. If the only way you can live a moral life is if you never confront temptation, … Continue reading

February 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Female Genital Mutilation in the US

This post is about a specific incident/article. It is about the mutilation and abuse of girl children. It is not about circumcision. Unless you have one HELL of a convincing/excellent/relevant … Continue reading

June 18, 2010 · 29 Comments
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