Vegetarianism – A Choice?

August 9, 2013Category: WritingTags: , ,

A friend of mine recently stated: You should avoid saying to vegetarians that “It’s not that you *can’t* eat meat. You choose to be a vegetarian.”

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Marriage Equality: The Aftermath

June 27, 2013Category: PoliticsTags: , ,

Yesterday, SCOTUS handed out it’s decisions on the Defense of Marriage Act, and on Prop 8. They locally invalidated Prop 8 and fully invalidated part of DOMA.

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Violence

February 26, 2011Category: WritingTags: , ,

My favorite author is Robert Heinlein, because besides interesting stories, he always includes some big ideas about politics or ethics.

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Monogomy

February 6, 2011Category: WritingTags: ,

I was raised as a Methodist Christian, and in that faith all sex outside of marriage is both a sin and wrong/evil. Over time, my beliefs on the issue have evolved.

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Do Actions Derive From Morals, or Positive/Negative Feedback

January 2, 2010Category: WritingTags: , ,

Do all actions derive from positive and negative feedback? IE, consequences? I maintain it does.

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