Guest Post – Should legal marriage imply consenting to sex?

A guest post by Andrew Lilico

Dressed up in fine words and aspirations, a traditional European marriage was at root a deal.  The parties agreed to have sex with each other and only with each other, and to provide materially for one another and for any children of the union.  In practice, by and large, . . . → Read More: Guest Post – Should legal marriage imply consenting to sex?

Predatory Consent

This is going to be a controversial post and I make no apologies for that. OK, I make a teensy apology for it. I’m sorry if you take offence at what I write. I’m not trying to offend you, I’m just trying to get to the underlying issues in the responses to a recent . . . → Read More: Predatory Consent?

Redefining Marriage

It has become apparent to me over the past few days engaging with people on social media on the issue of same-sex marriage that the over-whelming majority of the proponents of the current moves to change the legal definition of marriage have absolutely no idea *why* they are asking for this change. What I mean . . . → Read More: Redefining Marriage

Everything that is Wrong with some Conservatives

Read the blog post by David Lindsay.

Rape As Most People Understand It And as committed in Manchester.

If Peter Tatchell had his way, then a conviction in this case would be practically impossible, since the age of consent would have been lowered to 14. If anything, the victim would be liable for prosecution for . . . → Read More: Everything that is Wrong with some Conservatives

Government Sponsored Sex?

I kid you not.

Apparently Singapore has a real problem with dropping birth rates threatening a major drop in the population. The solution?

This advert from Mentos suggests that patriotic Singaporean citizens use the celebrations tomorrow night to celebrate Singapore’s independence to, well, help fix the problem.

One things for sure, the campaign couldn’t . . . → Read More: Government Sponsored Sex?

Making Sense of Making Sense of Sex

Adrian Thatcher’s new book in SPCK’s “Modern Church” series, Making Sense of Sex is a masterpiece of liberal theology which relies upon dictating the basis of theological truth to derive its outcome of validating sexual relationships traditionally condemned by orthodox Christianity. This is no bad thing – after all, it’s not as if Thatcher is . . . → Read More: Making Sense of Making Sense of Sex

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