Parenting / Religion

Why I’m Raising Feminists Social Justice Warriors (And So Should You!)

There is something that has been bothering me quite a bit lately.  Many of my friends on Facebook have been announcing that they “no longer consider myself a feminist” or “don’t want to be associated with social justice warriors” or “don’t use the term atheist to describe myself”.  These are people who by all accounts are … Continue reading

Humour / Parenting / Religion

The Pope’s Mama- Catholic Leader to Muslims: “You should punch people who insult the Prophet”

As a parent, I’m constantly trying to teach my kids that physical violence and retaliation are escalating behaviors that might make you feel better in the moment- but moments later prove themselves to have not just “not solved” a problem, but in fact make your problems worse. “Don’t hit your sister“, I tell my son. … Continue reading