Category Archives: Society

The community of people living in a particular region and having shared customs, laws, and organizations.

Corporal Punishment: When Is It Okay To Hit Your kids?

To be clear from the outset, I don’t have kids.  The subject on how I’d raise mine has always been something I’ve thought about though and I used to be in favour of hitting children.  It sounds terrible when I put it like that, but it’s true.  For a large portion of my young life I thought … Continue reading Corporal Punishment: When Is It Okay To Hit Your kids?

Vaccination: The Harmful Misinformation

“Anyone care to read and share thoughts? I’m constantly toing and froing, the information available is so extremist on both ends its hard to make sense of it…” – A mother wonders for her children. “The Vaccine Hoax is Over: Freedom of Info Act Forces Release of Secret Documents that Reveal Shocking Truth: Vaccines Do … Continue reading Vaccination: The Harmful Misinformation

No Excuse for Bigotry.

So, there I was on Facebook doing absolutely nothing in particular when I saw a post from a friend of mine. His name is Travis Rogers and, knowing him outside of the Internet  I know him to be a magnificent human being. He’s kind and works hard to help the community around him—especially those in the … Continue reading No Excuse for Bigotry.

Social Media: Can A Status Update Or A Profile Picture Change The World?

Just about everyone on Facebook and other social media platforms  have by now seen a surge of equal signs, many painted in red, others with various color patterns, popping up as people’s profile pictures.  Of course this to signify their support of marriage equality, the timing being attributed due to Prop 8 currently being debated … Continue reading Social Media: Can A Status Update Or A Profile Picture Change The World?

Iraq: The Cost of War and The Horrors of Depleted Uranium Munitions

What was the true cost of the war in Iraq?  It’s important to dissect every facet of this stain on history.  The American people were lied to and herded into a war based on greed, and the media, owned by the moneyed interests of military industrial complex, was explicit in silencing dissent at the time. … Continue reading Iraq: The Cost of War and The Horrors of Depleted Uranium Munitions