We truly live in upside down world when a beautiful young woman drops a fantastic guy because of his traditional morality. The fact that this woman expects, no, demands premarital
This is a guest post by Lawrence Torcello, cross-posted from The Conversation. Much of the general public is well aware of scientists' recommendations on climate change. In particular, climate scientists and other academics say society...Show More Summary
As Lamar Odom continues to recover following his near-fatal drug overdose in October, Liza Morales insists that she is thankful for all that has happened — especially for those who… READ ON
Hoisted from the Archives from Ten Years Ago: [Ben Friedman's, "The Moral Consequences of Economic Growth"](http://delong.typepad.com/sdj/2005/12/ben_friedmans_t.html): Ten years ago my review of Ben Friedman's very nice _The Moral Consequences...Show More Summary
The Seejiq (called Seediq in Wikipedia) are a Taiwanese aboriginal people who speak an Austronesian language; I learned about them from Scott Simon’s article “Real People, Real Dogs, and Pigs for the Ancestors: The Moral Universe of ‘Domestication’ in Indigenous Taiwan,” forthcoming in American Anthropologist — or rather from the abstract, which is at the […]
The “War on Terror” – now more than 14 years long – has trapped the U.S. and other nations in the “dark side” of human behavior, a dilemma that is both moral and practical because the continued use of brutal methods has only made the crisis worse, as Nicolas J S Davies explains. By Nicolas…
Some reports suggest breast-feeding's benefits can be overstated. So why such public and moral pressure behind it?
“There’s been no shortage of writers and actors who have been willing to go to difficult places and wrestle with moral quandaries in the past decade or two, but when will TV begin to robustly confront the evils that ideological struggles have brought us in recent months and years?”
• If there is no God, if death ends everything, then there are people for whom it is accurate to say that they will be happier if they do what is morally wrong. Two examples would be the main protagonists in two Woody Allen movies, Crimes and Misdemeanors, and Match Point. Show More Summary
Little bits and pieces; memoirs of the future, Box of broken laces; stitched up with a suture. My soul’s meant to be sold, As the story unfolds- A sinner has no shame, I’m the girl without a name. No bones in my spine, No morals entwined, Your...Show More Summary
You might think you do, because ethics are just doing the right thing, and doing the right thing is just using common sense to apply your morality to the situation at hand. But do you? For the most part, you probably do but I’d bet there are situations where you don’t. Because ethics aren’t hard […]
Living with an attitude of gratitude as a moral value for kids. The post 7 Ways to Teach Kids About Gratitude appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The ruling is a 'moral victory' for pro-life activists, says the European Center for Law and Justice.
As we inch closer to the Dec. 18 release of the next “Star Wars” film, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” we sense a disturbance in the political Internet. Reporters, commentators and even some political scientists are opining recklessly, finding strained analogies between what happened in that galaxy far, far away and what’s happening here on the […]
On November 27, 2004 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, Erik Morales (47-1) from Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, met Marco Antonio Barrera (58-4) from Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico, for the third and last time. Their first fight, in Feb. 2000,…
AXING CARE: SDLP Belfast City Councillor Tim Attwood argues that It is our moral and political obligation to show that people with learning disability and mental health issues do matter with particular focus on a number of closures set to affect his own constituency in west Belfast.
Bolivia's President Evo Morales leaves no doubt about who he blames for global warming. ||| La Paz - Bolivia's President Evo Morales leaves no doubt about who he blames for global warming. “Capitalism is like a cancer for Mother Earth,”...Show More Summary
HIAS is circulating a letter to be signed by American rabbis, "call[ing] on our elected officials to exercise moral leadership for the protection of the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program." The post HIAS National Rabbinic Letter in Support of Welcoming Refugees appeared first on Jewschool.
As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, now is a time when millions of people in America pause to reflect upon our country's history and the relationship between Native Americans and the men and women who arrived here to found what would eventually become the United States. Show More Summary
LA PAZ (Reuters) - Bolivia's President Evo Morales leaves no doubt about who he blames for global warming.