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REP Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-02-06 10:07 PM
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14. I'm With You
Ever notice that when something 'traditional' harms men as well a women, suddenly it's a human rights issue, but when it mostly harms women, then it's a cultural difference and we must tolerate it. I say bullshit. Wrong is wrong in any culture. Just because a system has been in place for a long time doesn't mean it is moral, correct or just - or that is forbidden for others to criticize it.
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  -I'm culturally insensitive. cali  May-02-06 08:08 PM   #0 
  - Do you feel the same about 700 Club Law?  muntrv   May-02-06 08:09 PM   #1 
  - Sheesh.  cali   May-02-06 08:23 PM   #4 
  - Doesn't mean they aren't trying.  Shadowen   May-02-06 11:26 PM   #21 
  - is there really still a 700 club?  tom_boy   May-02-06 08:55 PM   #8 
  - so, has someone here praising sharia law...  ret5hd   May-02-06 08:14 PM   #2 
  - I guess you read this  OKNancy   May-02-06 08:17 PM   #3 
  - I did read that, but  cali   May-02-06 08:26 PM   #5 
  - amen.  rememberearth   May-02-06 08:36 PM   #6 
  - Most of the world's peoples are fairly culturally  igil   May-02-06 08:46 PM   #7 
  - Culture is culture  manic expression   May-02-06 09:08 PM   #9 
  - Sorry, I can't buy into  cali   May-02-06 09:40 PM   #12 
     - First,  manic expression   May-02-06 09:52 PM   #13 
        - You're mistaken about Amnesty.  cali   May-02-06 10:19 PM   #15 
           - Not fully  manic expression   May-02-06 10:42 PM   #16 
  - Oh I'm a just plain bigot  Rosemary2205   May-02-06 09:20 PM   #10 
  - Religion may make lousy laws, but it makes a great form of govt.  porphyrian   May-02-06 09:25 PM   #11 
  - I'm With You  REP   May-02-06 10:07 PM   #14 
     - You Have Put Your Finger On It, Ma'am  The Magistrate   May-02-06 10:46 PM   #17 
     - Thank You  REP   May-02-06 10:55 PM   #18 
     - Precisely what I was thinking, REP.  American Tragedy   May-02-06 11:00 PM   #19 
        - I'm Not Surprised; Here's Why  REP   May-02-06 11:24 PM   #20 
           - Of course, it is quite easy for those who do not share these inborn traits  American Tragedy   May-02-06 11:47 PM   #22 
 

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