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Traditional Sex as Political Rebellion.

Throughout history, defying norms related to sexual practice has been a common way to express resistance to the dominant moral culture. Every culture, either actively or passively, endorses a set of guidelines for sexual behavior. Sexual rebellion, therefore, has always been inseparable from political rebellion. This was true in the ancient world when the Hebrews…

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Commentary: The traditional political convention is dead. Long live the virtual one

The question of how to formally nominate a president and vice president during a pandemic has been answered.Throw an unconventional convention, as the Democrats did this week for former Vice President Joe Biden and his running mate, Sen. Kamala Harris. Invite celebrities to host, then pepper the proceedings with testimonials from real folks, career politicians…

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Without Traditional Faith, Spiritual Humans Visit Strange Places

Americans are turning to highly personalized, unorthodox religion to get fulfillment.Local non-professional actors, dressed up as evils and witches, perform the “Burial of the Sardine” during “Las Burras” (The donkeys) festival, marking the end of the carnival celebrations in Guimar, on the Canary Island of Tenerife on March 7, 2020. – According to legend, witches…

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Traditional council frees Taliban establishing peace talks

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A traditional Afghan council concluded Sunday with hundreds of delegates agreeing to free 400 Taliban members, paving the way for an early start to negotiations between Afghanistan’s warring sides.The declaration read out in both of Afghanistan’s official languages of Pashto and Farsi calls for an immediate start to negotiations and cease…