Tag Archives: modesty

A Counterculture of Modesty

From The Guardian, a book review titled The first sexual revolution: lust and liberty in the 18th century, begins with an unqualified assumption: We believe in sexual freedom. We take it for granted that consenting men and women have the … Continue reading

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Tofu Tidbits* 1/23/11

A pox on both houses. This is “Job #1”? All lashed up and nowhere to go. 4 Guidelines for modesty. Incarnational poetry.

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Faces, Burquas and Decolletage

There’s a bill in France proposing that “no one can wear a garment intended to hide the face in the public space”. Unless it’s a fashion show, I guess: The good folks over at Mercator.net ask if what’s going on … Continue reading

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