All Discussions Tagged 'law' (18)

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LAW AND DISORDER

I sent a copy of my collection of poems and essays, Could a “Heat Death” be Necessary for Life? to New Mexico physicist and writer, Dave Th…

Started by Mike Donohoe

6 Dec 6
Reply by Unseen

Gun control laws - safer or more dangerous?

Rather than re-hash all the general arguments for and against gun control, I am interested in people's personal experiences/views about whe…

Started by Simon Mathews

107 Nov 11
Reply by Unseen

The Right to Discriminate

I wrote a letter to the NY Times in reply to Gail Collins' piece on Arizona. It was published but, of course, even though the point of the…

Started by MikeLong

76 Mar 4
Reply by Pope Beanie

The Right to Discriminate

I wrote a letter to the NY Times in reply to Gail Collins' piece on Arizona. It was published but, of course, even though the point of the…

Started by MikeLong

0 Mar 2

The Supremes KILL DOMA

The effect of the just-released Supreme Court decision is to give gays equal rights under the law, effectively undermining DOMA.  They cite…

Started by Unseen

45 Jun 27, 2013
Reply by H3xx

Should we allow drone strikes on American soil?

I'm going to beat Unseen to this one!So Eric Holder in a recent Congressional hearing has left the door open to preforming a drone strike a…

Started by Sagacious Hawk

129 Mar 14, 2013
Reply by Blaine Leavitt

Petition to abolish very specific clauses in the Constitutions of 7 states that bar atheists from holding office

Normally, I give online petitions the boot either because they are never taken seriously, or because they are written by... Well, people wh…

Started by Mike Vaughan

0 Feb 4, 2013

Narcotic Drugs, Tobacco, Alcohol, Religion....

There was a time when making your own mind up about something was paramount.  The law didn't intervene unless you were shown to be directly…

Started by Karl Mugele

2 Jan 25, 2013
Reply by Karl Mugele

If You Ruled The World, How Would You Handle Copyright?

Most of us violate copyright frequently. Maybe we make a copy of a Netflix movie we won't have time to watch right away or we have an MP3 p…

Started by Unseen

16 Jan 21, 2013
Reply by Unseen

Why sin does not exist--according to what most Christians believe.

In relation to my previous discussion on ethics, I am interested in others views on "sin." Now, for a Christian that believes Jesus dies to…

Started by Cathy Cooper

12 Jan 19, 2013
Reply by Gallup's Mirror

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Torture Report release today

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Ear-piercing a baby

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Why do we tolerate this?

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In Defense of ‘Islamophobia’

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My Grandpa died last week

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Pabst Blue Ribbon to the rescue!

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Finally, a cool billboard in Arkansas!

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