"Um no...that's not what I'm saying at all. Female genital mutilation is an entirely different issue. As you say, it is disgusting and repulsive. I definitely agree that men should have the choice to be circumcised or to not be circumcised.…"
"To compare female genital mutilation to the circumcision of newborn boys is horrible, in my opinion. It's a COMPLETELY different issue, with *so* many more aspects involved.
That said, I do not fully support the circumcision of newborn boys,…"
"You bring up an excellent point, Josh. Although there really is nothing morally wrong with eating meat, animals do NOT have to be treated the way they are currently being treated in major meat-packing plants. They endure nothing short of torture,…"
"I understand what you're saying, Dallas, and I agree that the word deserve definitely could imply some kind of divine law or karmic nature. However, as a passionate atheist, I did not mean it that way. What I should have said is that humans…"
Greetings, Meg! I notice you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since Sept. <sigh> Sometimes it can seem a bit fragmented, with different groups for every interest. Please consider a group for socializing, where we talk about whatever's on our minds, Hang With Friends. :D You might feel more at home.