Marriage Is So Last Century

Traditional Marriage: An Outmoded Institution Kirsten Uhler, Cogitations, May 5, 2009 Kirsten wrote a brilliant paper on marriage for the sociology course in which she is currently enrolled. None of the “benefits” of marriage require marriage. Children can be conceived and reared and sexual satisfaction can be had without any legal contract or public vows […]

A New Progressive Saudi Arabia

A little more decorum, please The Economist, March 21, 2009, pg49 Wow, men and women in Saudi Arabia are now practically equal. Congratulations on the progress. Thank Allah. Welcome to the twenty-first century. In a much-heralded breakthrough, Saudi Arabia recently elevated a woman to the post of deputy minister of education. But she cannot drive […]