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The Look of the Irish - Redifining the Irish person | Saffa Musleh | TEDxWexford

Discussion in 'Immigration & Refugees in Ireland' started by BrianBoru, May 13, 2017.

  1. Myles O'Reilly

    Myles O'Reilly Posting Legend Political Irish Donator

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    Potato Man I think you're losing it dude
     
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    FairstoodtheWind Well-Known Member Political Irish

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    Hey, little Irish kids... do you think you might have a mental health issue? Go On... lets us suggest it you... you can be a special little victim all your life...

    Hi I'm Patrick and my mental issue is.... I gender identity as...

     
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    The RCC pro-life position is no less or no more rigorous than the ethical vegan argument for not eating meat.

    Science "confines itself to" (or at least it should) empirical verification of plausible hypotheses. You're confusing normative value judgement with science.

    As it stands the state is more likely to force businesses to let trangendered (or those who claim to be so) men use female changing and/or toilet facilities. So state meddling is almost certainly to be in the opposite direction to what you're proposing. I oppose both.

    While I think reasonable accommodations should be made (at the discretion of the business owner), it should be remembered that such individuals are a minuscule percentage of the population. This is a non issue.
    Business owners need the state to set their toilet policies no more than they need civil servants to wipe their backsides.
     
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  5. Myles O'Reilly

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    I saw one geezer wipe his Aras with his hand.

    The dirty c*nt
     
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    Wordy.
     
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    It did look a bit heavy handed when I checked it out. The amount of convoluted manipulation going on is just unreal.
     
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  8. The Potato Mystic

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    The Catholic prolife argument is to save as many lives as one can including the pregnancy situation. It's both rigorous and logical. Nuthin' to do with veganism.

    I'm outlining the limitations of science and my previous remarks are on point.

    The state should not be endorsing the "transgender" lunacy full stop.
     
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    It's of a dogmatic, first principle nature and impractical, just like the extreme animal rights nutcases.

    I think you're confusing normative value judgements with empiricism.

    The state shouldn't be involved, fullstop. This is a non-issue.
     

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