The pressure that the media placed on the government led to some of the fastest legislative changes in the history of India’s parliament. For the first time, sexual harassment and stalking are considered a crime.
Some drugs are illegal to possess because lawmakers have deemed them too harmful for an individual, or society, or both.
I hope this clears things up for you.
Morals are personal. Justice cannot be.
As unpaid employees, you lack certain benefits: the obvious paycheck, healthcare, and protection from sexual harassment. Yes, you read that correctly.
The American public marketplace is not a podium upon which to proclaim religious beliefs. The American public marketplace is not a place where we tolerate bigotry in any form, no matter how deeply held these convictions may be, and no matter which place of virtue they come from.
It’s not that business owners want to “refuse service” to gays simply because they’re gay; it’s that some business owners — particularly people who work in the wedding industry — don’t want to be forced to employ their talents in service of something that defies their deeply held religious convictions.
If my mere presence in your store causes you to question your own beliefs, you may be in need of a serious discussion with your higher power.
An hour later, I received a follow-up email. “It’s 8:15 where you are. You have until 8:37 to reply. Then I start the distribution.”
They just wanted to end the confusion.