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The Animal is Man; The Man Is Animal

Right there in public, they stripped her of her clothes because she was tempting them with her indecent mini-skirt dressing.

By now, everyone with some kind of internet access or an awareness of the larger world would have seen the video or read a news story about the lady that was stripped naked in Kenya because of her “indecent dressing.” 694 more words

Everyday Life

Authentic Life

To thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man. William Shakespeare… 825 more words

Pebbles - Discipleship

Psyche Atman Anima Soul

“The soul is the human being considered as having a value in itself.” Simone Weil, Gravity and Grace (1972).

“All day I think about it, then at night I say it. 218 more words

Perennial Philosophy

Education and the person

At the heart of the debate over education in the United States and elsewhere in the modern world is a debate over the nature of a human being. 773 more words


I Bet You Wish

by Kelli, at jillstanek.com

Sometimes I forget, because Gabe is just that — Gabe. When I look at him I don’t see Down syndrome, I see my son, … 255 more words

Positively Pro-Life

The Issues with Personhood

I came across this article while browsing alternet.org today.  These are obviously extreme examples, but these display what happens when the “personhood” mentality becomes legally enforceable.  48 more words