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Accommodationism

28th February, 2011 Leave a comment

I’m one of those people who prefers to avoid giving offence, who despises confrontation and who has a deep-seated psychological need to be liked by as many people as possible. One might think that a personality of this type might lend itself well to a spirit of accommodationism with those who hold views contrary to my own on a variety of subjects.

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Mortality

28th February, 2011 1 comment

Before I was conceived there was a period of time, stretching back to the beginning of time itself, during which I did not exist.

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An Open Letter to American Christians Who Speak Out Against Homosexuality Because of Their Religion

28th February, 2011 Leave a comment

Dear Christian,

I know it’s difficult when the view you hold and believe is right becomes threatened by the prevailing social norms of the society in which you live. What you’re going through now is quite similar to the trauma suffered by the people who believed ‘blacks’ were less human and worthy of rights and respects than ‘whites’.

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