Category Archives: Women’s Issues

Don’t be Shaken


I was shaken, not stirred, at the time I surprised my whole family by suddenly joining the Army when my confidence level was probably the lowest it had ever been.  I’d been completely betrayed by my first husband and come … Continue reading

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Mind Slaves


This is the sort of crap that non-believers in the mainstream religion have to put up with.  Religionists do this, I believe, because they feel threatened by the fact that others don’t believe what they do. Poor cat.  LOL.  You … Continue reading

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Dark


Two old poems of mine stuck on my mind today for some reason…. Dark Angel He didn’t believe; he couldn’t… The wisdom of his honest heart and mind just couldn’t grasp the cruelty and nonsense of such an empty faith. … Continue reading

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Religious Morality and the Rampages of Muslim Men


http://www.wnd.com/2016/01/the-moral-dilemma-of-the-refugee-crisis/#! While I find this article interesting and agree with many of its points, I don’t agree with its basic premise: ‘“The John Adams Center explains, “Because the American republic is a free republic, therefore, it was designed for a … Continue reading

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The Message of Control


Perhaps because of my background, I’m immune to cajoling, suspicious of flattery, and hostile toward overt pressure. Whenever I’ve heard a preacher going on about heaven and hell and Jesus dying for our sins, playing on guilt, fear, and obligation … Continue reading

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Human Rights & Other Freedoms


I get a lot of petitions sent my way and I sign the ones I care about while ignoring all others. A healthy percentage of these concern basic human rights for women in the Islamic world, the freeing of “prisoners of … Continue reading

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The Man Behind the Curtain


In response to Mohammad cartoon I posted showing a Mohammad in diapers throwing a tantrum over being criticized months ago, I got this response just this morning: Jalil Al-Hamza: “Right, because Muhammad(saws) was a crybaby, that crybaby brought a religion to … Continue reading

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