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sandnsea Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-23-08 02:19 PM
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13. You've never heard that?
Just about every time there is a "bad parent" thread on DU - somebody pipes up that there should be licenses for parents.
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  -Anti-Gay Expert Would Consider Banning Adoptions By Native Americans JackBeck  Nov-23-08 01:40 PM   #0 
  - Some people advocate licenses for parenting  sandnsea   Nov-23-08 01:42 PM   #1 
  - I advocate licenses for politicians- a simple psycohlogical/intelligence test.  old mark   Nov-23-08 02:00 PM   #8 
  - Re-administered every 4 years.  RC   Nov-23-08 05:16 PM   #19 
  - Seriously?  JackBeck   Nov-23-08 02:17 PM   #12 
     - You've never heard that?  sandnsea   Nov-23-08 02:19 PM   #13 
        - No, I haven't.  JackBeck   Nov-23-08 02:30 PM   #15 
  - Can I be hopeful that this will wake people up?  gollygee   Nov-23-08 01:44 PM   #2 
  - Actually, the opposite is what fixes that sort of thing over time: people dying.  BlooInBloo   Nov-23-08 01:47 PM   #3 
  - Don't you love the catch here?  JerseygirlCT   Nov-23-08 01:47 PM   #4 
  - All the while denying tens of thousands of children the opportunity to have a home.  JackBeck   Nov-23-08 03:36 PM   #17 
  - since Christian fundamentalists are more likely to be abusive parents  provis99   Nov-23-08 01:51 PM   # 
  - Oh, god...some of the stories I could tell you about "one man one woman" households...  classof56   Nov-23-08 01:51 PM   #5 
  - I guess this would be an example of good parenting in one man one woman" households  bluedawg12   Nov-23-08 05:43 PM   #22 
     - What an absolutely horrific story!  classof56   Nov-23-08 08:10 PM   #25 
  - recommend  xchrom   Nov-23-08 01:52 PM   #6 
  - "And so it begins" is right.  trashcanistanista   Nov-23-08 01:58 PM   #7 
  - Usually we get picked first!  Chulanowa   Nov-23-08 02:01 PM   #9 
  - This is exactly why we have to find a way to stick together.  sfexpat2000   Nov-23-08 02:04 PM   #10 
  - Exactly.  readmoreoften   Nov-23-08 08:23 PM   #27 
  - Oh bullshit. k&r  uppityperson   Nov-23-08 02:04 PM   #11 
  - Wow... just wow  comrade snarky   Nov-23-08 02:29 PM   #14 
  - Unity of Oppression  Sebastian Doyle   Nov-23-08 02:43 PM   #16 
  - Thanks for making this Cherokee angry.  sarcasmo   Nov-23-08 04:15 PM   #18 
  - I'm originally from Florida  mrbarber   Nov-23-08 05:33 PM   #20 
  - One can hire any number of "expert witnesses" to say anything  bluedawg12   Nov-23-08 05:38 PM   #21 
  - Yawn. Scratch one hate, and you find another underneath. n/t  Orsino   Nov-23-08 06:16 PM   #23 
  - That's rather myopic.  JackBeck   Nov-23-08 10:47 PM   #28 
  - You mean, find homophobic bigot and you will also find other bigotries beneath?  bluedawg12   Nov-23-08 11:38 PM   #32 
     - Yes. He's a hater.  Orsino   Nov-24-08 10:12 AM   #36 
  - Banning NAs from adopting would not be in children's interests, but if it were, I'd support it.  Donald Ian Rankin   Nov-23-08 07:18 PM   #24 
  - "If the white supremacists were right" is always a flawed premise. Regardless.  readmoreoften   Nov-23-08 08:22 PM   #26 
  - As a boy that was adopted, you waste a lot of words trying to say absolutely nothing.  JackBeck   Nov-23-08 11:15 PM   #29 
  - As a single mom of two adopted children  Shanti Mama   Nov-23-08 11:38 PM   #33 
  - The compelling interest of the State is what's best for the child - who decides  bluedawg12   Nov-23-08 11:39 PM   #34 
  - Could I advocate for these two idiots being shipped off to a  SeattleGirl   Nov-23-08 11:19 PM   #30 
  - If only we were so lucky.  JackBeck   Nov-23-08 11:33 PM   #31 
  - An equal-opportunity bigot. Wow...  BrklynLiberal   Nov-24-08 01:51 AM   #35 

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