Reproductive Technologies: Does Choice Mean Freedom?
By David Kinlough
"One does not, it might be said, increase a person's freedom simply by
increasing the sheer quantity of possibilities which he or she can choose from."
n Richard Norman
The issue of reproductive technologies in our s
Freedom -Not License!
I am a new mother and my husband and I would like to raise our child in
an atmosphere of freedom. But as we discuss this, we seem not at all to be
sure where freedom ends and indulgence takes over, or even when to
intervene as a matter of safety. For example, should we set
Balances of Values and Academiic Freedom of Inquiry
Dear Mr. R. Kirby Godsey,
In the process of life we face many challenges and many crossroads. We
have many choices and many decisions to make. In making these decisions we must
keep in mind the moral values our parents have taught us since we w
Censorship: Freedom or Suppression ?
Government censorship can be looked at as a blessing or an unneeded burden.
I personally feel that all censorship is completely unnecessary and should be
found unconstitutional. It is the countless moral views that bring no right
answer for what should and
The War of Freedom of Expression
"Taking on anti-Semites and Holocaust deniers in the sanctified
courtroom environment is like responding to someone who calls your mother
a prostitute. By defending you raise the question that maybe she really
Anonymous source drawn
Liberalism and Freedom
Liberalism is a force that has produced change from the birth of this
nation to the politics of today. Liberal tenets have been a basis of thought
and action in American politics since well before the signing of the
Constitution. Certainly, liberalism has had to tr
Religious Freedom Restoration Act
In this paper I will describe the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
This Act was used to contradict the decision of the court case of Employment
Division v. Smith, which allowed the government to forbid any religious act
without giving a reason. The RFRA brough
"The Yellow Wallpaper": The Main Character and Cry for Freedom
By Charles Lyons
Mrs. Carolyn Wood
The short story "The Yellow Wall-Paper" written by Charlotte Perkins
Gilman is a cry for freedom. This story is about a woman who fights for her
right to express what she feels, and
What does it mean to be "American?"
What makes it
"American?" And how does it make us "American?" American stands
for the beliefs, the music, as well as the people that come from
this great nation. The beliefs of this great nation speak every language.
These beliefs stretch from th
During the last twenty-five years, abortion has been one of the most heated topics being debated in the United States and Canada. The only topics that equal the abortion debate are race and war. Abortion is a discussion of human interaction where ethics, emotions, and law come together. There are pe
Freedom is often spoken of in what can be referred to as a "loose sense". One country has more freedom than another; a twenty-one year old has more freedom than a fifteen year old, but what exactly does this word, which is so often flippantly used, mean? Or, if this conclusion cannot be reached, wha
Economic freedom cannot be fully instated as long as interdependence
exists. The reasoning for this is that interdependence directly effects
economic freedom. The basic idea in these two terms is options.
Economic freedom means having unlimited and unrestricted options, while
"Truth has had to be fought for every step of the way, almost everything else dear to our hearts,
on which our love and our trust in life depend, has had to be sac
Freedom of Expression:
All people in the United States are guaranteed this right by the Constitution. Students, however, do not have this right to the same extent as adults. This is because public schools are required to protect all students at the school. The major aspects of this right are speec
Voices of Freedom articles.
"A Slave Describes the Middle Passage."
Indulge: To yield to the desire or whim of; pamper.
Flog: To beat severely with a log or rod.
Loathsome: Repulsive or disgusting.
This article is about a slave who was kidnapped and brought onto a s
Let Freedom Ring
Freedom and responsibility, freedom-ability to act freely; A state in which somebody is able to do as he or she chooses, without being subject to any restraints or restrictions, authority to make decisions independently. Responsibility- (accountability) the state fact or positio
Prometheus says that "to be free, a man must be free of his brothers." By reference to the story, explain what Prometheus means by freedom and why he values it. In what significant ways is freedom non-existent in the society from which he escapes and what are the consequences of that lack of free
Inherit the Wind, based on the famous "Scopes Monkey Trial" in the small town Dayton, Tennessee, was written by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee. The play was not intended to depict the actual history or the proceedings in the Scopes' trial but it was used as a vehicle for exploring social anxiety
Freedom Summer comparisons with Era of Reconstruction
With the end of the Civil war, many blacks felt that they would start reaping the benefits that had been denied from them for years. Being able to vote, own land, have a voice in political affairs were all goals that they felt were reachable
People have visited physics' and fortunetellers for centuries to find out what is going to happen in their future, or to help them make an important decision that they faced. This is what King Laius did in the play "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles. King Laius, Oedipus's father went to the Oracle at