Throwing a Pie at a Politician is a Perfectly Harmless way to make a Protest against Authority.
I think Mahatma Ghandi would have Approved of such Protests and would have certainly preferred being Pied instead of Shot.
I find it interesting what characteristics where attributed to Jesus. They were quite radical for the era. It is someone or some peoples idea of what is good.
Did Christians follow his example. Mostly No
This is a straw man. You are warping the argument and using ad hominem.
I have never argued that humans should not create children because I'm unhappy. I have mentioned genocide slavery famine and war. These are the thing I want to end. so your post is...
Think of what people have said about gay people, women, different races and slavery.
People have ranted and feigned outrage when people have tried to change the norm in these areas.
I can easily find many quotes by people who held deeply racist beliefs,...
After all, if we let this slide, what next?
General election results are not actually constitutionally binding. How about there's a general election tomorrow, Labour win, but the Tories say "we are absolutely committed to handing over power to the Labour...
I doubt anyone will vote for Farage thinking he can directly influence Brexit.
People like me will vote for him to send a clear signal to this government: we voted to leave, three years later we haven't left. It is going to be a stark reminder to those...
Jesus (if he existed) was a freedom fighter. Not at all the meek and gentle person he has evolved into. :rolleyes:
“Now, however,” He told them, “the one with a purse should take it, and likewise a bag; and the one without a sword should sell his cloak...
I find it frightening to know that human misery and death will continue ad infinituum because people think having children us acceptable and cannot see that it is the source of human suffering.
My children cannot suffer or starve because I don't have any...
This is an old analogy I have used.
If you had a bag of ten cookies and one of them contained cyanide would it be acceptable to distribute the cookies because of the happiness it would bring 9 people?
The idea that some peoples suffering is an...
I think the idea that having children is okay leads consistently to the idea that
harming someone else is okay,
consent is irrelevant and forcing someone is okay,
forcing someone else to work is okay,
disease and famine is okay,
war and other...