I just read your Profile Information/Interests, and I am VERY impressed with what you have written.
I am very involved with the men's movement here in New England, through the Massachusetts Men's Gatherings and the Rhode Island Men's Gatherings. What you have written is the best description I have seen describing what we stand for in these men's groups. Thank you for your thoughtful words.
Good to meet you. I found this site after looking around at stuff online re the Men's Movement. Kind of weird it was, found several sites that seemed kind of reactionary and crazy, misogynist to say the least.
Learned about the movement from a guy in Maine about 20 years ago. Good stuff.
"I talked about this on the comments.
What is considered moral and who does the considering? If moral laws are only given by God then even those moral laws are relative to whom they are referring. The example given before was "Thou…"
"The plan was to use a C-130 to transport our CAP cadets back from Encampment at JBER near Anchorage this past Monday. Encampment is basically a ten day mini-boot camp with marching, PT, hospital corners, spit shining, mess halls, bear spray,…"
"I'm arguing that a definitive right-and-wrong cannot come from men. God or not, right and wrong must come from somewhere external to mankind, individually or collectively.
Civil laws, individuals, collectives, majorities,…"
"nah, don't get me wrong, I make no conscious effort to put it down, I also make no conscious effort to leave it up... If she started complaining then yes, i'd put the lid down. In the grand scheme of things its not that important.