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Censoring My Writing

Have you ever wondered why it is considered inappropriate to go to the grocery store in your skimpiest underwear, but perfectly OK to (un)dress that way in public if there is sand under your feet and the sound of waves in the background? 493 more words

Ethics

Philosophy Challenge of the Week

Well, first of all, I’m sorry for the late post. I was pretty wiped last night, and I wound up going to bed early and completely forgot to post before doing so. 606 more words

Writing Challenge

Gay Marriages and the Pandora’s Box

In the now famous Obergefell v. Hodges case, the U.S Supreme court has legalized gay marriages and has effectively brought dignity to a group of people who were subject to discrimination by the law. 1,106 more words

Gay Marriages

USA in World War II

I’m very critical of the American military. Seems to me near everything they’ve done since WW II has been a waste of taxpayer dollars… 115 more words

Government

The empathy bus

Who could deny the need for greater empathy? Apparently the twentieth century was the era of introspection and navel gazing. Let’s make the twenty first century about… 651 more words

Emotion

Oh, Moses, Moses - you damned fool!

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When I was teaching basic composition for those who had not made the grade in high-school, I was assigned a class in a small town in upstate New York, the main-street of which was littered with churches. 1,169 more words

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