Most of us in North America are accustomed to the fact that our present system of dealing with those who break our laws does not work. Most of us also tend to say something like, "But what else can we do?" We do not, however, ask…"
With the greatest respect, I must point out that "Knowing" something is wrong and being mentally ill, are not incompatible. Surely the person who is suffering the mental illness of severe depression very often "knows that…"
I am a little concerned about your statement, ".......I don't change my opinion of someone if he kills someone." I would suggest to you, sir, that you do indeed "change your opinion" of someone who kills someone. The…"
If you do indeed spy such, please identify it; if your lordship please.
Sex registries won't do you, or anyone else, any harm. Those who have been released into the society, untreated, unchanged, and likely to do harm again,…"
I have a couple of points about this comment.
First let me ask: Do you also deny respect to someone who has cancer? Or to someone who is suffering psychosis? What about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder such as that suffered by our…"
"I ALWAYS grant people a basic level of respect just because they are fellow human beings. After that, depending on how the behave, the level of respect goes up or down. I'm 70 years old and have seen a lot in life. All this blather about…"
"There is little to disagree with about "Respect the person not the belief". We atheists are often confronted by religionists who try to demand respect for their beliefs in the mistake belief that if we can be forced to "respect"…"
"Go ahead Neal, tell him about the alien thought control it averts. He won't laugh - I promise...!
Sing your magic song for him; y'know the one....
M__I__C___K__E__Y_____M__O__U__S__E (He likely spells it M_U_S_E)"
"ah Larry, i deleted the post before your post, so now, your post makes no sense!! lol!! Adrianna is sorta hinting i let him be, so i'm done. truly, i was done anyway, i doubt he'll be back.
sigh. (wipes drool off her mouth)"
""""Don't worry Larry, I'm not allowed to moderate discussions I take part in."""
I had wondered about that. I got creamed by Nerd on Atheist Nexus for saying something, that she deemed improper, to another…"