You should believe as me...

Discussion in 'Belief and Spirituality' started by wil, Oct 16, 2018.

  1. RJM Corbet

    RJM Corbet Deus Pascus Corvus

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    There was a bit on the radio about a woman who, as part of the 'me-too' thing, has proudly formed a film company called 'Mother Suckers' which employs an 80% female workforce. It's unfair labour practice and against the law, you see, but it's justified as affirmative action.

    Sigh ..
     
  2. Arif Ghamiq

    Arif Ghamiq Active Member

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    Many people are using Systemic Racism to define racism period. Certainly an oppressed people cannot be guilty of Systemic Racism, but anyone, even a member of an oppressed minority, can be a racist - such as having any belief in racial supremacy.
     
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  3. wil

    wil UNeyeR1

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    Vcard?
     
  4. RJM Corbet

    RJM Corbet Deus Pascus Corvus

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    Victim
     
  5. Cino

    Cino Big Love

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    Ah. I was puzzled by that, too. So not "virginity" :p as the urban dictionary site wanted me to believe
     
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  6. RJM Corbet

    RJM Corbet Deus Pascus Corvus

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    And not in reference to anyone here. Pampered western society in general. I'm just a grumpy old git some days, lol :confused:

    But I like to start every day with the thought: I wonder what I will come home tonight knowing what I don't know this morning. What am I going to learn today.

    Have a good one there in Germany @Cino. We've got a first frost here this morning in Devon, England. Brrr
     
  7. Cino

    Cino Big Love

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    Same to you! There has been some snowfall here, though not in the city where I live.
     
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  8. Thomas

    Thomas Well-Known Member

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    I'm still not sure whether that's the IO effect :D Or advancing years ... or both ...

    London's misty and grey ....
     
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  9. RabbiO

    RabbiO הרב יונה בן זכריה

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    The Truth?

    What is your definition of "The Truth"?
     
  10. OrtaYol

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    10:99 - If it had been thy Lord's will, they would all have believed,- all who are on earth! wilt thou then compel mankind, against their will, to believe?


    Not very important.
     
  11. wil

    wil UNeyeR1

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    Yes
     
  12. Ahanu

    Ahanu Well-Known Member

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    Then why do all traditional schools of Islamic jurisprudence punish individuals for apostasy from Islam? In the Islamic world your view is the minority view.

     
  13. Cino

    Cino Big Love

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    That pew research article missed the German blasphemy law, by the way.

    It is still being applied. A man was fined for gaving an anti-christian bumper sticker only a couple of years ago.
     

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