Verdict expected in blasphemy case against Jakarta’s Christian governor…


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Date: May 08, 2017

01) Verdict expected in blasphemy case against Jakarta’s Christian governor

“An Indonesian court is expected to decide on Tuesday whether Jakarta’s Christian governor is guilty of blasphemy against Islam, in a trial that is widely seen as a test of religious tolerance in the world’s largest Muslim-majority nation.

The government has been criticized for not doing enough to protect religious minorities but President Joko Widodo, a key ally of Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, has urged restraint over the trial and called for all sides to respect the legal process.”

So, this guy could be sent to prison for up to five years, for criticizing his opponents use of the Qu’ran during his campaign?

Why on earth does the second largest religion on this planet need protection from criticism?

Once you’ve gotten this big…unless you’ve got something to hide…criticism isn’t really going to bring your faith crashing to the ground…Certainly no time soon, anyway.

One would imagine that Muslims have enough faith in their own faith, to remain unshaken in the face of criticism…Yes?

…Or, maybe not…

…And maybe that’s the real issue?

Is Islam honestly so fragile?

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M.A. Voice: Issue 21 – May 08, 2017…

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Articles and content from Minor Attracted People [MAPs], presented in no particular order and without preference or discrimination. These are diverse viewpoints.


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Date: May 08, 2017

01) Ender Wiggin: To Fantasize Or Not To Fantasize? – Should pedophiles fantasize about children?

02) leonard sisyphus mann: Michael Jackson’s Dangerous Liaisons: An Interview With Tom O’Carroll – Part 1

03) leonard sisyphus mann: Michael Jackson’s Dangerous Liaisons: An Interview With Tom O’Carroll – Part 2

04) Edmund: Review of Cry to Heaven by Anne Rice
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05) Sick Rose: Stephen King, BL, and Hearts in Atlantis (book)
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We should have had something very substantial by now…


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Date: May 07, 2017

This person is correct in asking for these numbers and statistics…

…And this specific issue touches on the genesis of my own entry into activism…

The problem is…we literally cannot get the research done, which would ultimately give us this kind of information…

…And the disgusting thing is…a willing and consequential group of MAPs has been out here, able and willing to engage in such research…Or, at least it used to be, at one point in time.

They wont do the research…Nobody will touch it, because it’s to much of a social “hot button” issue.

We were actively trying to get a series of research studies off the ground, almost twenty years ago…Many people, myself included, took personal risk in order to “put our money where our mouth was” and participate…It was my first act, in putting personal skin onto the table.

The only thing we needed, was an unapologetic, clear breakdown in how MAPs exist and live in this world, and their impact upon it…given through an unbiased, scientific analysis.

Yes…this would have been a long road…It would have taken many studies…and decades…and many more MAPs to join in…But we needed to get the ball rolling.

…We should have had something very substantial by now.

We have been denied this specific thing for decades…Leaving us without the ability to point towards empirical research…It’s kept us debased, as a social group.

Many of us MAPs have always been willing to accept the findings, of accurately performed research on us [and on human sexuality, for that matter]…But regardless of how long or hard we have fought for this one, basic thing…we are still being locked out and denied it, after two freaking decades…

If you understand the long history behind this…If you understand our sincere motives behind this…

…If you understand that most of us lived a life, being habitually kicked like a dog by society…just to be kicked like a dog all the harder, when we surface and attempt to do something objectively good…

…then maybe you can begin to understand the pure frustration [and at times, anger and rage] many of us MAPs feel, whenever somebody brings this up.

Naysayers and fanatics keep demanding proof…but it’s exactly these same sorts of naysayers and fanatics, who work tirelessly to guarantee no such proof will ever have a chance to materialize.

Many mentioned MAPs have died or scattered to the winds…Some have joined “Virtuous Pedophiles”, where some stepping into the realm of research has taken place…Though this is more of a step to the side, than it is a direct march towards the research I am talking about…the likes of which would render the statistics we need.

Even in their imperfection…I value “Virtuous Pedophiles” for what they are…They do provide some positives, within the wider MAP community…and amongst the broader social dialogue…Plus they act as a kind of alternative, for those of us with different views to bounce ideas off of…stay a bit sharper, and more well grounded…

…But “Virtuous Pedophiles” still functions below the glass ceiling…I don’t believe they represent a credible path, in getting the research done which needs to be done.

We MAPs are still largely floundering around out here, making noise and trying to rile up something that is going to shatter the glass ceiling.

Truth is…many of us MAPs want to give Charlie_Marler those definite numbers…We wanted to be able to give these numbers [and more], twenty flipping years ago…

…The fact that we cannot, despite our efforts, is a massive slap in the face.

I have learned an invaluable lesson in all of this…Social research is far more about politics, and who can pull the dirtiest tricks to seize control of the field…than it will ever be about the pure search for truth.


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BF220: Jeffrey Marsh…


Date: May 06, 2017

01) THE BEARDED FRUIT PODCAST – BF220: Jeffrey Marsh

“On this supersized episode of Bearded Fruit, we talk with LGBTQ writer, activist and icon Jeffrey Marsh. We talk about growing up in a small farming town in Pennsylvania. We wonder what Saturn thinks of us. And we get a healthy dose of the incredible kindness, love and generosity that makes Jeffrey Marsh an indelible icon for the queer community.”

Gay Couple’s Lawsuit Against Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis Is Back On After Court Ruling…


Date: May 06, 2017

01) Gay Couple’s Lawsuit Against Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis Is Back On After Court Ruling

“Just half-a-year after a federal judge tossed out three lawsuits against Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who grabbed headlines in 2015 for denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples on religious grounds, a court of appeals ruled Tuesday that the men suing Davis can continue their case.”

Just sharing a development regarding the Kim Davis case.

LIVE with Jordan Peterson: Free Speech, Psychology, Gender Pronouns…


Date: May 05, 2017

01) LIVE with Jordan Peterson: Free Speech, Psychology, Gender Pronouns


“Streamed live on May 5, 2017

Jordan Peterson (psychology professor) joins Dave LIVE for a discussion about psychology, free speech, gender pronouns and more. Dave and Jordan will be taking questions live on Patreon and YouTube”

Personally…there is something very biologically motivated in my actions as a MAP…I realize and have experienced, the damage and conflict associated with extreme intolerance.

I condemn extreme intolerance and all the rabid viciousness that comes with it, and I personally fight against it…because this world cannot exist in peace, in the presence of such a thing.

Extreme intolerance is probably the singular worst manifestation of evil there is…Because it often takes it’s target [commonly the non-violent by nature, like lovers or intellectual pursuers of knowledge and solution], and it either destroys them along with what real good they stood to produce in the world…or it forces them to become a warrior in this fight for survival…Either way, it takes someone with a positive nature, and forces them into a personal evolution that diverts them away from what they naturally have to offer. It commonly destroys the human that once was…a type of human needed, to counterbalance the injurious impact of extreme intolerance.

There is an unspeakable tragedy in that.

…This world has so much to answer for.

…It is collectively so sick in the head, that it refuses to see it’s necessary antidote…deeper understanding and acceptance.

Gary Moore – Victims of the Future -1983 (Full Album)…


Date: May 04, 2017

01) Gary Moore – Victims of the Future -1983 (Full Album)


“Gary Moore – Victims of the Future -1983 – Remastered (Full Album)

Victims of the future 0:00
Teenage Idol 6:13
Shapes of things 10:20
Empty Rooms14:35
Murder in the Skies 21:10
All I want 28:28
Hold on to Love 32:46
The law of the jungle 37:14
Devil in her Heart (Bonus) 43:35
Blinder (Bonus) 47:04
Empty Rooms (´84 Remix) 49:50”

The Squeaky Wheel Gets The Grease…


Date: May 04, 2017

01) The Squeaky Wheel Gets The Grease


While I personally lean more towards Male Rights Activism, which includes the rights of both men and boys…I have got to say…It is total insanity, that anybody equates Men’s Rights Activism with “a hate group”, in their own mind.

Many people don’t like to hear this politically incorrect truth…but in today’s era, the lion’s share of hostile intolerance and degradation is coming from feminism…and their loony ideas over “Who’s born into privilege and power…Hence, who must be socially attacked and hobbled”…It’s a lot of subjective insanity…and it’s ripping our social stability apart.

You cannot live peacefully with these sorts of people, because they make it impossible to peacefully coexist with them.

…This is why so many people are frustrated and angry with feminism.

Tolerance is a two way street…Today’s feminism seems oblivious to this fact.

Brain Maturity Extends Well Beyond Teen Years…


Date: May 04, 2017

01) Brain Maturity Extends Well Beyond Teen Years

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“Under most laws, young people are recognized as adults at age 18. But emerging science about brain development suggests that most people don’t reach full maturity until the age 25. Guest host Tony Cox discusses the research and its implications with Sandra Aamodt, neuroscientist and co-author of the book Welcome to Your Child’s Brain.”

Hmmmm…

…So…if anyone has sex with a person below the age of 25 years, hence, someone who is not fully mentally mature…if not legally, are they not at least morally a rapist?…

…If not, then why?…How, even?…How can they possibly not be?

I mean…given the current standards surrounding “what’s acceptable, concerning the not yet matured”…it would not make sense, unless such were so.

Either it’s okay for the immature to have sexual relations…or it’s not…There is no two ways about it…So, how is this double faced scheme being allowed?

And this raises some severely dark questions about the government, which makes no pause over sending 18 to 24 year olds to be slaughtered in wars…Is this not sending people who are mentally undeveloped, to their graves?…or to possible lifetime handicap and trauma? In addition, it thinks nothing of throwing them into prison for decades, or life…and all the trauma that does to them.

And we haven’t even questioned the myriad of dangerous civilian activities these undeveloped people are allowed to engage in, yet.

Such disingenuous insanity…I wonder how they split this hair…

…Do they possess the integrity, to even try?

“Protect” them from loving relationships, so that the same people who stand in judgment of people like me, can dispatch with them like some sort of chattel…

They can do objectively evil things to these kids and be celebrated as “righteous heroes”…but I can’t even gently, humanely love one kid, without being called “a monster”?…

The system is the predator…Those behind the system are the predators.

I think…the warm, kind love people like myself have to offer threatens the cold, heartless and callous agendas of the system…

…If these kids knew what affectionate love was…they’d refuse to have anything to do with the violent bloodlust of the system…They’d know there were worthwhile things to live for, and how to build a healthy, productive life…They could not be exploited by the system, and it’s selfish, cruel puppet masters.

They desperately need these kids to be haplessly detached, from the type of loving humanity that someone like myself offers.

The detachment allows them to be intentionally stunted, as kind and loving human beings…It allows them to grow cold, detached, self centered and adrift…easily manipulated by the ill intentions of the state.

Jordan Peterson: Lots of Parents Do NOT Like Their Children!…


Date: May 04, 2017

01) Jordan Peterson: Lots of Parents Do NOT Like Their Children!


“Dr. Jordan B Peterson was raised as a Christian conservative, and began questioning religion in his early teens. He criticizes the New Atheists (specifically Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris) for oversimplifying the philosophy of Christianity when making their critiques. Peterson often points to the symbolic underlying meaning of the archetypical ideas in religious mythology when explaining his understanding of religion.[citation needed]
He grew up in Fairview, Alberta, Canada, a small town of 3,000 people 580 km (360 mi) northwest of Edmonton, Alberta. He resided in Montreal from 1985 to 1993, where he studied under the supervision of Robert O. Pihl and Maurice Dongier. From 1993 to 1998 he lived in Arlington, Massachusetts, while teaching and conducting research at Harvard. He has resided in Toronto since 1998.[citation needed]
At the age of 13, Peterson had joined the New Democratic Party (NDP). He remained continually active with party until the age of 18.
He has two bachelor degrees from the University of Alberta. His first was in political science. After visiting Europe, Peterson became extremely interested in the psychological unpinning that created the circumstances of the Cold War and its origins within the Second World War. After this experience, he returned to the university to complete another bachelor in psychology.[citation needed]
He received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from McGill University. He taught at Harvard University as an assistant and an associate professor. There he studied aggression arising from drug and alcohol abuse. During his time at Harvard, the university psychology department would frequently send any student with a strange or unusual thesis to him, as he would be willing to entertain and supervise uncommon thesis proposals.
After Harvard, he returned to Canada and took a position at the University of Toronto.[citation needed]
In March of 2017, Peterson was nominated for the position of Rector of the University of Glasgow. Peterson who received 442 votes came fifth in the election, losing to the Scottish lawyer Aamer Anwar who received just under 4500 votes.”

Just a thought…but maybe us MAPs exist for the evolutionary purpose, that these kids need someone to genuinely like and love them?…After all…If the child’s own parent isn’t going to, well…someone needs to.

“A lot of psychopathology is rooted in the family.”

…Yup.