Category: Human issues

ethical issues and human interest stories

To pursue or not to pursue

Short post this morning, two quick stories: 1. Polanski : la victime demande l’abandon des poursuites I’m assuming you understand the French. Pretty clear choice. In my book it was a crime the way he did it but many would…

How women can empower themselves – and men too

Catherine Hakim, author of “Developing a sociology for the twenty-first century: Preference theory”, compared three competing theories of male dominance, preferring Goldberg’s and gave three reasons for her choice. 1. “The evidence is consistent with, and supports, Goldberg’s theory”. 2.…