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Tennessee Couple Says Adoption Agency Turned Them Away for Being Jewish

Posted Yesterday at 07:17 PM by jbgusa
Updated Yesterday at 09:37 PM by jbgusa

Should state agency discriminate Against a Jewish couple from adoption Based Upon Religion?


Tennessee Couple Says Adoption Agency Turned Them Away for Being Jewish




Can this be suitable for either Judaism or Great Debates? (not wanting another suspension)
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Rutan-Ram-v.-Tenn.-Dept.-of-Childrens-Services-Complaint



According to the linked, recently filed civil Complaint (public domain...
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Must Voting (as opposed to Suffrage) Be More or Less Universal?

Posted 01-15-2022 at 12:20 PM by jbgusa

Must Voting (as opposed to Suffrage) Be More or Less Universal

This thread is occasioned by the latest Congressional activity on voting rights. For background, I have selected an article I do not agree with, see What is in the 2022 voting rights bill? However, it is relatively balanced and reasonable. I do not wish this thread to have partisan bickering, which is why I selected an article with an opposing view to mine. A brief survey of voting in this country and to a lesser extent...
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Moderator Reports Starting 1-1-22

Posted 01-01-2022 at 07:25 PM by jbgusa
Updated 01-17-2022 at 06:33 PM by jbgusa

1-17-2022

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Originally Posted by Ruth4Truth View Post
Cool. And what a great way to spend dinnertime!
Two one-liners?

1-13-2022

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Originally Posted by kanonka View Post
Are you aware that lying is not a good thing to do? Russia never said that ^. In fact, after USA converted Ukraine to Nazi cesspool, nobody needs it.

Actually, Russia also didn't say "or we will put troops in Cuba or Venezuela". It's yet another lie.
Personal attack

1-8-2021
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Originally Posted by MrRational View Post
The issue seems to be the people who don't like to
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Covid's Greatest Hits - Snapshot of Alarmism and Panic Wrecking Society

Posted 12-26-2021 at 04:01 PM by jbgusa
Updated 01-05-2022 at 04:38 AM by jbgusa

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Originally Posted by jbgusa View Post
The silence is deafening on how serious either IHU or Omicron is. It seems that we are throwing ourselves into societal dislocation over a common cold or mild flu. Are we masochists? Do we enjoy living in panic?

Covid's Greatest Hits:
  1. Covid daily cases surpasses 200,000, about to set an all-time Pandemic record on Biden's watch
  2. Soo.. The mild Sniffles are causing the country to go in disarray and shut down?
  3. COVID-Positive Vermonters with No Symptoms Clog Up ERs
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Should She Be Grateful She's Here or Were Attacks on Her Disgusting? -Reaction to Chinese-American Speaker

Posted 12-19-2021 at 02:57 PM by jbgusa
Updated 12-20-2021 at 10:14 AM by jbgusa

https://www.city-data.com/forum/poli...l#post62540310



This thread is motivated by this article,'What do you illegals have to gripe about?': Author Qian Julie Wang says she faced racism at book event" (link). This article appeared in the local newspaper where it may be "paywalled" but was picked up by Yahoo News. I would submit that the answer to both questions is a hearty "yes";...
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