Masturbation ‘At the Root of Culture Wars’
… and that is why he is so sure of the ‘miracle of the emaculate conception’”.
The Atlantic’s Hugo Schwyzer has a theory: that masturbation, as the most common sex act, is the heart of modernity’s war between Christianity and secularism.
Many progressives were bewildered by Antonin Scalia’s blistering 2003 dissent in Lawrence v Texas, in which he warned that state laws against evils such as “adult incest, prostitution, masturbation, adultery, fornication, and bestiality” might be invalidated as a result of the decision. Why, liberals wondered, was masturbation included on that list? The answer is simple: masturbation remains not only a grave sin in the eyes of the Catholic Church to which Scalia belongs, but its acceptance as benign and healthy is perhaps the foundational error of modern sexual culture.
Repression could not be causing any problems for them, could it?
To tell you the truth. I couldn’t resist the temptation to feel the giddy joy of creating a post that combined all the tags below. I just reached a obvious state of Nirvana!