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'The Next Step'

What’s life without a little adventure? My initial thought would be; not worth living, however everyone has different opinions, here’s mine.

Its safe to say that we’re not put on this earth for very long. 620 more words

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Hate Speech: Toeing the line?

Today I was reflecting on some concepts that one of my favorite professors holds very close to his heart. “Hate Speech Ordinances” outlines various major cases that have helped create what our Hate Speech laws are today. 248 more words

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Gender

NB: Warning! Plural pronoun used as genderless here. Deal with it.

There are probably a few thinking people still left who haven’t heard of the notion of non-binary gender, and they can be forgiven if they had perhaps come across it and skittered on to something else, dismissing it as some kind of lunacy of the left. 1,442 more words

Freespeech

Our backwards society & Hitler's return

As someone who has always promoted free speech and the need to learn from past mistakes in history I encouraged the publication of Mein Kampf. However, little did I know, and naive I was to the rising popularity of these far right wing ideologies. 181 more words

Humanrights

Privacy Still Matters..

I was reading some posts from a couple of years ago and I realized  haven’t focused on privacy and government spying on Americans recently. As if background checks, credit checks, fingerprints, enhanced drivers licenses, aren’t already a huge invasion of our privacy, there was this little scandal about eavesdropping on cell phone conversations and reading our email. 442 more words

Temporal Imperialism

What do the following statements have in common?

‘Isaac Newton is well known as one of the greatest scientists who ever lived. Less well known is his deep belief in God and his conviction that scientific investigation leads to a greater knowledge of God the Creator of the universe.’ ‘ 987 more words

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The virtue of disagreement

Today’s topic I cannot avoid, really, as it is uppermost in my mind, on a matter which has troubled me since I first heard of it last June, and of which I later had first hand experience online. 1,032 more words

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