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Should a company be allowed to opt out of Obamacare for religious reasons?

An Ohio company wants to opt out of Obamacare for reasons they say are protected by Freedom of Religion. Do they have a point? Suppose you…

Started by Unseen

35 Nov 5, 2013
Reply by Unseen

Russia: stripping homosexuals of parental rights?

Russian lawmakers will in February debate a bill that could see homosexual couples lose custody of their children. The debate will likely c…

Started by Gallup's Mirror

0 Oct 9, 2013

Backbone Award Winner: PA. County Clerk D. Bruce Hanes

The story: Pennsylvania Judge Dan Pellegrini stopped Philadelphia county clerk D. Bruce Hanes from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex co…

Started by Gallup's Mirror

2 Sep 14, 2013
Reply by Gallup's Mirror

Where's the outrage?

A few days ago an 88 year old WWII veteran was sitting outside an Eagles lodge in Spokane, Washington waiting on a friend to give him a rid…

Started by Ed

1 Aug 30, 2013
Reply by Ed

Does saving 7,300 lives justify a "stop and frisk" policy?

A federal judge ruled on Monday that the stop-and-frisk tactics of the New York Police Department violated the constitutional rights of min…

Started by Unseen

14 Aug 15, 2013
Reply by H3xx

'Stand Your Ground' increases racial bias in 'justifiable homicide' trials

Yesterday a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty of second-degree murder. It is widely argued that Florida’s stand your ground (SYG) stat…

Started by Gallup's Mirror

0 Jul 15, 2013

Why you shouldn't see 'Ender's Game'

Orson Scott Card's big-budget adaptation of his classic 1985 sci-fi novel Ender’s Game is scheduled for release on November 1st. Card himse…

Started by Gallup's Mirror

29 Jul 15, 2013
Reply by Gallup's Mirror

Supreme Court strikes down DOMA: God loses, we win!

What a HUGE victory for reason and human rights. What a crushing defeat for those who enshrined their bigotry into an oppressive law, worke…

Started by Gallup's Mirror

0 Jun 26, 2013

world tearing it's self apart in the name of religion

To me the world seems to have lost it's mind. Last few days have looked at pictures of gitmo bay and almost threw up. The dehumanizing of p…

Started by angela kozma

348 Jun 19, 2013
Reply by archaeopteryx

The moral hand, a complete and coherent ethic, applied to animal rights

The moral hand is a metaphor of five basic ethical principles, one for each finger, summarizing coherent ethic. It is the result of a ten y…

Started by Stijn Bruers

193 Apr 16, 2013
Reply by Simon Paynton

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In Defense of ‘Islamophobia’

Started by Brian Daurelle in Society. Last reply by Erock68la 1 hour ago. 201 Replies

Ear-piercing a baby

Started by Simon Mathews in Atheist Parenting. Last reply by Ed 2 hours ago. 1 Reply

Torture Report release today

Started by Unseen in Ethics & Morals. Last reply by Virgil 2 hours ago. 114 Replies

Why do we tolerate this?

Started by Belle Rose in Crime and Punishment. Last reply by Ron Humphrey 3 hours ago. 20 Replies

My Grandpa died last week

Started by Physeter in Small Talk. Last reply by Simon Mathews 7 hours ago. 6 Replies

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Finally, a cool billboard in Arkansas!

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