Conservatives heard about Josh Duggar raping at least 5 of his very young sisters. They heard about how his parents knew, tried to cover it all up, and sickeningly allowed it to continue for an ...
Disclaimer: I have no idea what the Duggars girls feel right now but I can offer an opinion on what it feels like to be a survivor of sexual abuse going through a media storm.
I am the survivor ...
The five scrolls or megillot, The Song of Songs, Ruth, Esther, Ecclesiastes, and Lamentations, are read during the year on different holidays. Ruth, my subject here, is read on Shavuot . This is ...
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin says he voted no, but recognizes that this election represents a reality check for the Catholic Church.
Ireland, one of the world's most predominantly ...
Overpass Light Brigade, "Unlearn Racism"
When the Overpass Light Brigade brought the message of " ...
There are perhaps 4500 black rhinos left in the world. As of last Monday, there was one fewer.
This story keeps getting ickier. From radaronline.com :
After Josh Duggar admitted to his parents Jim Bob and Michelle that he had fondled multiple minor females in his home, his parents say they ...
"The time has come," the Walrus said,
"To talk of many things:
Of shoes--and ships--and sealing-wax--
Of cabbages--and kings--
-Lewis Carrol, The Walrus and The Carpenter
The time has come to talk ...
A short diary, praising the kindness, dedication, compassion, and steadfast good spirit who is known here as Joy of Fishes.
More may be forthcoming from others Kossacks.
I'll merely remark that she ...
5:48pm, Note: I first posted that this fall happened at 8:45am. I was wrong. My neighbor and I figured out that I actually fell down at 8:00am. And then was out for 30 minutes. I know because she ...