When one conveys certain things, particularly of such gravity, should one not then appropriately cite sources, authorities...
Started by Steve Reason, August 25, 2007, 08:15:06 PM
Quote from: Icarus on June 26, 2022, 02:07:32 AMThe one that cracked me up with laughter (and agreement) was the woman who had a biblical verse on her sign. It said: Let he who hath no uterus shut the Fucketh up.
Quote from: Ecurb Noselrub on July 25, 2013, 08:18:52 PMIn Asmo's grey lump, wrath and dark clouds gather force.Luxembourg trembles.
Quote from: No one on June 26, 2022, 02:09:32 PMUh, guns, cars, and religiousness, are not fundamental human rights.
Quote from: Asmodean on June 26, 2022, 03:23:52 PMQuote from: No one on June 26, 2022, 02:09:32 PMUh, guns, cars, and religiousness, are not fundamental human rights.Religion (freedom of) is.
Quote from: billy rubin on June 26, 2022, 03:41:10 PMin some places.in malaysia you are not allowed to renounce your islamic faith.in america, rostafarians coulnt buy marijua na.various european countries prohibit kisher slaughter.in france you cannot swim at the beach in clothing considered "religious."in lebanon all marriages must be performed by a religious autborityreligious freedom isnt fundamental in any of these places
Quote from: billy rubin on June 26, 2022, 04:48:21 PMto say otherwise means "fundamental" is a relative term.
Quote from: billy rubin on June 26, 2022, 07:06:04 PMan interesting side aspect of the absolutist position regarding rights is that there is no reason to limit rights to human beings, and so a cow might have a right not to be slaughtered.
Quote from: billy rubin on June 26, 2022, 11:54:54 PMi don't believe rights exist at all, except as terms of convenience for whatever entitlements a society decides to recognize