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Penises vs eyeballs & teeth

KATU TV in Portland, OR - Oregon will soon join a handful of states that will begin offering transition-related care to transgender people…

Started by Unseen

37 Aug 21, 2014
Reply by Davis Goodman

Medical ethicss re: new ebola serum

It appears there may be a new way to fight ebola, since an experimental serum appears to have had a nearly miraculous effect in its first a…

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19 Aug 12, 2014
Reply by Peta M

This is what happens when you decriminalize prostitution

In 2003, Rhode Island decriminalized indoor prostitution - unintentionally. The state’s legislature made an amendment to a 1980 law, becaus…

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0 Jul 19, 2014

What are your thoughts on Tithing?

Obviously, as an atheist, few religious behaviors make sense to me, but Tithing is especially interesting. Objectively, even if there was a…

Started by dakotah tyler

49 Jul 12, 2014
Reply by Tim Schock

Should killer robots be banned?

A United Nations conference is seeking to ban autonomous killing machines. Basically, this refers to killer robots that make their own batt…

Started by Unseen

80 May 30, 2014
Reply by Unseen

Torture Works

Now that I have your attention, let me say "Okay, it CAN work." I'm not arguing here that torture always works or that it should be the fir…

Started by Unseen

46 Apr 18, 2014
Reply by Philip Jarrett

Is it okay to fire an employee for being too pretty?

The all-male Iowa Supreme Court said Friday that it would reconsider its 2012 ruling that a dentist acted legally when he fired an assista…

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106 Apr 18, 2014
Reply by Mike Donohoe

Are those that eat meat and are aware of the arguments for vegetarianism bad people?

So here is a question.   I am currently eating a steak.  It came from a dead animal - one who most likely didn't have the greatest life, on…

Started by Dustin

78 Apr 2, 2014
Reply by mary bottoms

Is forgiving and turning the cheek the right thing to do.

I was watching Joel Olsteen this morning. Just because it stirs me up, maybe a bit of a masochist. He was talking about how we should honor…

Started by Chris Bouziotas

50 Mar 30, 2014
Reply by Gregg R Thomas

Mistakes

Often, when (most typically) defending criminal youth, their advocates will say something like, "This one mistake shouldn't affect the enti…

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231 Feb 24, 2014
Reply by Gregg R Thomas

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