"Reading this thread has made me appreciate finding my life partner (who, like myself, cares little for children and doesn't want them) all the more. Thanks!
My own experiences have been very harsh. I've lived in Utah for the…"
"Monogomy is only one way to provide resources, love, and support. Some would argue that it hasn't actually been all that successful on these criteria and that there are other more effective means. For an example (sadly difficult to…"
"Indeed, nuclear families (in the large sense vs the last half century sense, of close relatives raising the family) has only been around since the patriarchal system dominated societies. According to most anthropologists, before the patriarchal…"
""monogamous father figure, is to provide resource stability"
Well what this means is that children without this suffer. If this is so, then its the fault of all of us because it is happening on our watch.
We should not…"
"I'm still fairly new to this forum, and to this group. But I have been reading the posts on this group and I hear many stories of people having their childfree existence challenged, stigmatized.
I know that this is true because…"
"Your lack of knowledge in biology and anthropology is a shame to human intelligence. You are so blinded by your power tripping you see nothing else. Why don't you get a life and post your own topics instead of your childish pursuit of feminist…"
"The only justification, in our nuclear homes style society, for a "monogamous" father figure, is to provide resource stability for the pre-pubescent years of youth. And even given those conditions, a majority of men can't handle…"
"I can recall only a couple of instances in which women wouldn't date me because I had no desire for children after marriage. On the other hand, I probably have rejected dozens of women because they couldn't even bear the thought of having…"
"It's really weird, non-child bearing is one of the strongest remaining stigmas in my life. I find it even more weird when so many people hold philosophies such as:
"We're not like other animals, we don't have to fight, or rape or…"
Hi Jerome. Thanx. I feel free but it's hard watching everyone else continue to sleep. I have to spend more time on this website because Facebook has been taken over by religion. Anyway, I hope to chat with u soon. Now that I have good internet svc I will be on every day.
Hello Jerome, and welcome to this friendly meeting place with freethinkers like you who recognise that religion is a fraud aimed at controlling vulnerable superstitious people, including defenceless children; and
how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and even longer.