I love how logical this is. Historical Fiction: China’s South China Sea Claims.
Photo from the International Women’s Media Foundation
from the facebook files: overheard from bourne [legacy] on a rickety bus: “morally indefensible but necessary” i kept thinking, what’s morally indefensible but necessary? the use of aggressive force. in self-defense, in protection. there is no clause after “thou shall not kill” is there? so killing in self-defense is still morally indefensible but necessary. the […]
Recently a 15-year-old Pakistani girl was killed by her own parents: acid was poured on her face because she allegedly looked at boys in passing (only one among the various reports available online says she actually spoke with them). I’ve never understood “honor killings.” Why is disfiguring a girl considered a proper deterrent to sexual […]