Kathlyn Hernandez Salazar

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Ignorance as an excuse

Despite unequivocal scientific evidence for anthropogenic climate change, many people are skeptical that climate change is man-made, or even real. …

There's nothing moral about a morality pill

We can’t even agree on what morality requires, so designing a morality pill is a conceptually impossible task, writes ethicist Daniel Munro<p>If there …

Philosophy

The Occult Philosophy

• ‹ Previous<br>• Next ›<p>What is it<p>The occult is routinely dismissed in our times as the province of quacks, the irrational, and the superstitious. But during …

Beyond Good and Evil, Beyond Heroes and Villains

<i>With 100 entries in "Beyond Heroes and Villains" behind him, Dr. Travis Langley explores exactly what it means to look beyond heroes and …

Without morals, we are nothing

If, as a nation, we could create employment and wealth by legalising murder, would we do it?<p>If we could build a whole new industry where hitmen and …

Morality

Why Men Use 'Daddy Issues' To Assassinate Our Characters

It is a recurring comedic theme in television sit-coms and it is used as a weapon to belittle women, the term 'daddy issues' has gained momentum as a …

How Straight Men Who Have Sex With Men Explain Their Encounters

The subject of straight-identifying men who have sex with other men is a fascinating one, in that it shines a light on some extremely potent, …

Anti-Choice Lawmaker Says Women Are ‘Hosts’ For Fetuses

Unfortunately, we are not talking about Sigourney Weaver or the plot to <i>Alien,</i> despite wishing we were. We are referring to comments made by …

Underage Girls Are Being Sold Online In America… New Documentary Features Mothers Fighting For Justice For Their Daughters

• Share 0<br>• Tweet<br>• Pinterest 0<br>• Reddit<br>• Email<p><b>What if it was your daughter?</b><p>Child sex trafficking happens “every minute of every day in every city in America” and …

Why I Am Not a Feminist: A Feminist Manifesto by Jessa Crispin review – it’s time to get radical

Feminism used to mean a transformed society, a challenge to romance, a new way to live. Now, Crispin argues, it has been rebranded into banality<p>Jessa Crispin has a problem with feminism. It has become so toothless that she can barely identify with it. For Crispin has teeth and is not afraid to bare …

Lawmaker Writes Bill Requiring Man's Permission For Abortion, Calls Women 'Hosts'

Oklahoma lawmaker wants to pass a bill that would require a woman to get ‘permission’ from a man for her abortion<p>An Oklahoma lawmaker wants to pass a …

Feminism

Men finally get a chatbot to help them talk to feminists

A Facebook chatbot is offering hapless men the words to charm any feisty feminist without causing offense.<p>Just like a wingman, the Feminist Wingbot …

I Can’t Keep Being Your ‘One Day’

By Kirsten Corley,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/2jceJpM<p><i>It’s a great idea… us. That’s what I cling to. The possibly really. The blind faith and</i> …

India minister blames 'Western dress' for sex assaults

Politician under scrutiny after blaming victims' clothing for alleged mass molestation incident on New Years Eve.<p>An Indian minister has come under fire for suggesting the "Western" way women dress was the cause of a series of alleged sex assaults on the streets of Bangalore on New Year's …

Samajwadi Party

Finland introduces basic income for unemployed

Plan hopes to create incentive for more Finns to work since fear of losing welfare benefits make many act picky on jobs.<p>Finland has become the first country in the world to pay a basic income to randomly picked citizens on a national level in an experiment aiming at dismissing poverty, motivate …

Basic Income

Rohingya abuse may be crimes against humanity: Amnesty

Rights group says Myanmar army targets civilians in "systematic campaign of violence" as ASEAN discusses the issue.<p>Military action against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority may amount to crimes against humanity, Amnesty International said, as the government called a meeting of regional leaders to …

Human Rights

Nepali girl dies due to banned menstruation practice

A 15-year-old girl suffocated to death after she was made to sleep in a shed because she was menstruating.<p>A 15-year-old girl has died in Nepal's western Achram district after she was banished to a shed because she was menstruating, under an ancient Hindu practice that has been banned for more than …

Human Rights

HRW: Police responsible for hundreds of prisoner deaths

Officers not held accountable for deaths of almost 600 people in custody between 2010 and 2015, Human Rights Watch says.<p>At least 591 people died in police custody in India between 2010 and 2015, according to a report by Human Rights Watch (HRW).<p>The report published on Monday, "Bound by …

Human Rights

Young Foreign Girls in Delhi's Biggest Red Light District

[The G.B Road is the biggest red light district in Delhi housing nearly 3,500 female sex workers./ Photographed by Jeong In-seo]<p>By Jeong In-seo, New Delhi correspondent, <i>AsiaToday</i> -The G.B Road (full name Garstin Bastion Road) is the biggest red light district in Delhi housing more than 3,500 women …

Christian Moral Theory and Morality in Action: Biblical Morals and Social Disaster

Christian moral teachings, as derived from the Bible, are a contradictory mess of historical myths about human nature combined with a …

A Philosophy Blog

Philosopher Paul Weithman (Notre Dame) writes:<p>A couple of observations of my own, but comments are open for reactions and thoughts about Prof. …

Charity and Anonymity

Brian Leiter has recently posted a complaint about the APA Code of Conduct’s recommendations urging caution regarding online anonymity. He targets …

Leibniz: Protestant Theologian

2016.12.03 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews<b></b>Irena Backus, <i>Leibniz: Protestant Theologian</i>, Oxford University Press, 2016, 322pp., …

Orwell, Rawls and Trump: Citizenship and Democratic Culture (guest post by Martin O'Neill)

The following is a guest post* from Martin O’Neill, senior lecturer in politics at the University of York.<p>“A necessary condition for the long-term …

Facts and Theories in Science and Theology: Implications for the Knowledge of Human Origins

As careful study of the biblical texts is decisive for the construction of theological accounts of human origins, it is necessary to address the …

Sex Workers Explain the Struggles of Running an Illegal Business

Cut off from legal protections, unable to access financial services, harassed by police—what do sex workers do when their work isn't legal?<p>When Dane* gets into a car with a client, the first thing he does is ask the guy to pull out his dick.<p>It's a measure he developed after nearly getting arrested …

California Is Removing the Statute of Limitations for Rape

The so-called Cosby Bill would allow for the indefinite prosecution of rape and other sex crimes in the state.<p>Last week, California governor Jerry Brown signed into law the Justice for Victims Act, which will remove the statue of limitations for sex crimes in the state. The law has been referenced …

How a Tragic Child Murder Case Became a Fight About Press Freedom

NYPD detectives called a toddler found in a cooler in 1991 "Baby Hope." To convict her cousin for the murder, they want a 'New York Times' reporter to testify about their jailhouse interview.<p><b>Get the VICE App on iOS and Android</b><p>On July 23 1991, construction workers near the Henry Hudson Parkway in …