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Response to Ken Burch (Reply #142)

Sun Apr 8, 2012, 02:59 AM

144. because the definition of civil rights and human rights is cultural....

just for fun:
Native Americans to work with the natural world as it was and to base their lifestyle on not overusing the resources.
the did..the indians, overuse the local resources, that is why they had to move on all of the time. They would send a complete buffalo herd over the cliff so they could have meat, using only one or two.
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but you are just as arrogant: will you defend FGM? forced marriages? honor killings? Keeping women in potato sacks, uneducated, how about slaves? (still exist today), hanging homosexuals?

there are cultures that have those aspect as part of their culture, that the believe just as strongly as you believe that those are their rights and in fact are superiors to yours, and you have the gall to claim your right and they are not?..damn thats arrogant of you.

so go ahead: defend the cultures that hang homosexuals as not being evil, defend FGM and please don't give me any crap about "educating them" thats just a nice way of saying: i'm right, and your wrong and i will now change your culture because mine is superior. (but i will do it like the christian missionaries did...)

go on defend honor killings so as not to be "arrogant."..or is it only some cultural aspects that have to be changed, and your willing to keep the "nice cutsy ones" like native dancing, and bead making but not FGM

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