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In Defense of ‘Islamophobia’

There have been a lot of articles recently which take people like R. Dawkins, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Bill Maher and Sam Harris to task for being…

Started by Brian DaurelleLatest Reply

Living freely.

If you could own a country of your own, what would you do differently than any other country? And what would your ideal country be like? Wo…

Started by Quincy MaxwellLatest Reply

My Double-Identity, Being of Color and An Atheist

Slowly in my years of development, I peeled away my Christian thinking and realized that at heart, I always was an atheist in some capacity…

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Is public education the problem rather than the solution? How about home schooling?

From the preface of Paul Goodman's classic sociological work, Compulsory Miseducation When at a meeting, I offer that perhaps we already ha…

Started by Unseen

4 yesterday
Reply by SteveInCO

Teacher Fired For Using the word "Vagina": Censorship Gone Too Far?

A teacher lost her job for using the word Vagina in a lecture about art history for 8th graders. Should she really have lost her job for us…

Started by Erin

10 yesterday
Reply by Reg The Fronkey Farmer

The Pendulum Swing: Has Feminism Gone Too Far?

Is there still a gender gap in today's Western society?  Are women really still as oppressed as feminists argue?   As a female in today's W…

Started by Erin

35 Apr 24
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They call her a Hoe

Her legs like sticks, no hips poppin' yet She don't know she 'bout to do somethin' she'll regret She paints her face like a clown...No on…

Started by Belle Rose

13 Apr 10
Reply by Belle Rose

Is the P.C. age helping or hurting?

Just a quick and easy question for you heathens this morning: Do you believe that this new age of being "politically correct" is helping u…

Started by N.Y.K.

82 Apr 9
Reply by Gary Clouse

What will we do? What will we do!!!

"We are approaching a time when machines will be able to outperform humans at almost any task," said Moshe Vardi, director of the Institute…

Started by Unseen

58 Mar 30
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Salmaan Taseer’s Killer’s Funeral

Written by By AATISH TASEER ON Feb. 29 — a bad day for anniversaries — Pakistan executed my father’s killer. My father was the governor of…

Started by umar

2 Mar 12
Reply by JadeBlackOlive

How to make knife crime skyrocket. It's easier than you think.

People who want a gun control "success" to point to often refer to the UK. And there are fewer gun deaths in the UK. But, you know what? Th…

Started by Unseen

32 Feb 29
Reply by Pope Beanie

The stolen kiss: romantic or rapey?

It happens from time to time in movies. The guy (usually a guy, but not always) grabs the object of his romantic attention, holds her firml…

Started by Unseen

18 Feb 27
Reply by Pope Beanie

Human rights activist: ‘Sharia Bill is vital legislation’

Human rights activist: ‘Sharia Bill is vital legislation’ Fri, 19 Feb 2016 A leading human rights activist has welcomed Baroness Caroline…

Started by Stephen

5 Feb 22
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