Morality

Triggered Millennials And The Tyranny Of PC Language

Advertisement - story continues below<p>As I was surfing LinkedIn, this article caught my eye. It is good reading others’ perspectives. It’s a good way …

Conservative POV

The state has no business telling parents their child must die

WASHINGTON —<p>One cannot imagine a more wrenching moral dilemma than the case of little Charlie Gard. He is a beautiful 11-month-old boy with an …

Canadian News

What the Early Church had to say about tattoos

After our most recent piece on ancient pilgrimage tattoos in Jerusalem, we were interested in the office about what the Church historically has had …

Theology

Feedback: What's society's moral obligation on health care?

It is not possible to achieve the correct answer until the correct questions are raised. Such as: Is it moral to demand our government supply a …

San Francisco Bay Area

10 Times Our Culture Was Ruined Because Women Were So Shameless

Clothes are obviously the only means that represent your values and morals. Society is always right, even about your personal clothing choices and …

Feminism

JACKSON: Trump’s cold-hearted agenda is immoral

Candidates say campaigns are about articulating programs, issues and priorities. But people vote for candidates based on how that person makes them …

Betsy DeVos

Why we need a return to moral politics: The GOP’s health care assault is only the latest example

Progressives must reclaim the tradition of Thoreau, Gandhi and King — and deny the right the moral high ground<p>Newsflash: Donald Trump is really unpopular! Worse than unpopular, actually: An early June PPP poll found 47 percent support for the president’s impeachment, while 43 percent were …

Liberal POV

Does Silicon Valley have a moral responsibility to stop developing robots?

The debate about the impact of new technology, particularly AI, on society continues to rage.<p>Last month, for example, the current front runner to replace Jerry Brown as Californian Governor in 2018, Gavin Newsom – traditionally one of Silicon Valley’s most vocal supporters – warned graduating …

Silicon Valley

Gynaecologists are doctors, not nannies

She panicked when she thought she might be pregnant. She couldn’t tell her parents; had heard horror stories about doctors. “I was too scared to even …

Having Sex

"Games are the largest provider of critical thinking education in the world"

At the Develop conference in Brighton this week, the team behind a new charitable foundation called The Near Future Society asked developers to …

Critical Thinking

On 'Whataboutism' And Its Moral Hazards

On Wednesday morning, President Trump tweeted out his most important defense to accusations about Donald Trump Jr. attempting to collude with the …

Conservative POV

Fitzgerald: Loss of moral values produces young offenders

Marty Walsh, armed with the power and perks of incumbency, announces he’s going to throw summer jobs at the wave of violence sweeping across our …

Boston

How to overrule a decision (and how not to)

In my earlier posts, I talked about using the Supreme Court’s past decisions as a bridge between justices who see the world differently. By tolerating some decisions they disagree with, the justices make the court more than the sum of its parts.<p>For this to happen, the justices’ commitment to …

Judiciary

Tocqueville: Women Made America Great

Alexis de Tocqueville came to America in 1831 to study its prisons, but ended up documenting nearly every facet of American life. With journalistic …

Gender

11 Things India Desperately Needs To Learn, But Unfortunately, Never Will

There's a lot of things wrong with our country, and the first step towards fixing them is to accept them. Unfortunately, we seem to be stuck in a bit …

India

You Career Depends on Your Decisions: Be Careful What You Post Online

Parents, students, politicians, take note…. Anything you post online can cost you your future!<p>Whether it is losing a job, or rescinded admissions …

Harvard Crimson

Joyce wants energy solution not politics

Barnaby Joyce wants a solution to bringing down energy prices and not endless political point scoring that doesn't fix anything.<p>Former Liberal leader …

Barnaby Joyce

Do We Have Free Will? You Better Believe It

At some point in life, you've probably asked yourself how in-control of your own actions you are. Could you have stopped yourself from eating that …

American Philosophy

Finding the perfect response to an imperfect situation

A few weeks ago we had a pretty unpleasant experience when a group of people laughed at Hero’s little hand. It was a group of <i></i>adults, and they <i>actually</i> …

Mind

Study Finds People Are Morally Outraged by Those Who Decide Not to Have Kids

We talked to the author of a new study about why people are deeply unchill about those who don't want to ever spawn offspring.<p>According to a study published this month in <i>Sex Roles</i>, some people are outraged when complete strangers decide not to have children.<p>Since the 1970s, the percentage of …

Psychology

Tim’s “Stand Up for MORALITY” Talk

Back in 2013, I wrote a book titled, “Stand Up for MORALITY” which discusses the virtues of morality, and how to promote it. This became the basis …

The Ongoing Frustration of Trump's Conservative Critics

Posted: Jul 07, 2017 12:01 AM<p>The frustration of many Trump critics on the right, or MTCRs, is palpable and growing. Some are becoming more elitist by …

What liberals can learn about morality from Donald Trump

Donald Trump's presidency is a disaster. But it's a disaster that may teach liberals a valuable moral lesson.<p>Most liberals tend to view morality in …

Donald Trump

The GOP Needs Trump’s Tweets

In an age of hyper-polarized politics, hating President Donald Trump’s tweets has become one of the country’s few genuinely bipartisan pastimes. …

Liberal POV

A Misguided War On The United Nations

Supporting the United Nations is both a moral imperative and aligned with our own national security interests.<p>In the wake of World War II, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt took noble action to ensure that the unrelenting conflicts that had defined the early 20th century wouldn’t doom future …

News (U.S.)

Why They Hate Trump So Much

Posted: Jul 05, 2017 12:01 AM<p>One of the reasons the Leftists are so angry at President Trump isn’t so much because he won, even though Leftists are …

James O'Keefe

Moral Flexibility: TLDR

In my immediately previous post, I set out the basics necessary to understand the concept of metaethical flexibility. In short, this is a term to …

Three Completely BS Arguments Made By Anti-Hunters

<b>USA</b> -(Ammoland.com)- Divisiveness will be the downfall of the outdoors heritage.<p>Animal-rights organizations prey upon differences of opinion in our …

Wildlife

‘Star Wars’: The ultimate morality tale

A long time ago, in a movie theater far, far away ... Actually, 40 years ago, an uncanny, cowboys-in-space movie — produced and directed by ...

Star Wars

The Clenched Fist of Truthiness: Why Religion Won’t Fix This

The NRA released a terrifying recruitment video the other day, unsettling even by their standards,...

Atheism