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“Life Begins at Conception”

Background

I found myself recently in another one of those online religion-vs-atheism arguments, this time following the controversial Twitter remarks of Richard Dawkins on the morality of allowing a Down Syndrome foetus to run to a full pregnancy term, rather than terminating it in favour of a ‘healthy’ pregnancy.   1,861 more words

Philosophy

Labor Day

Labor Day, so much I could say about this day in which we honor the workers of this nation, (notice there is “Management Day”).

From the coal mines, the sweatshops of Northern Massachusetts, the steel workers, the Longshoremen, the Teamsters and a thousand other places, workers struck, fought and died to gain a little dignity, a little safety, a little time off from the drudgery of near constant work. 267 more words

General Discussion

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Gameplay Guidance

Staff Ice Bucket Challenge

The pupils of Invergordon generously donated their spare change this morning and raised £423.23 in support of the Motor Neurone Disease Association. 21 members of staff took the Ice Bucket Challenge to help raise the money. 113 more words

School Events

History repeating

With their recent release Bachmann & EFE have reproduced a “classic” Corgi toy. Thanks to MA for his example for comparison…

General Discussion

Reflecting on Rosenzweig and Thelen's readings...

As I read two of the pieces assigned for reading, it was interesting to see the focus on how the average American (i.e., non-professional historians) relates or connects to history.  276 more words

Public History

Sorry it's been quiet

So, I’ve been away for a little while cause I’ve been writing a few things for a website called www.scribesofmetal.com and also building my own website. 49 more words

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