Montreal Simon: The Senseless Cruelty of Donald Trump

In my last post I looked at how Donald Trump's visceral misogyny and disgusting fat-shaming could cost him the election.Along with his racism, his xenophobia, and his dangerous demagoguery.But what makes him such a monster is one character flaw that stands out above all the others.Read more »

The Scott Ross: Hurting Animals Hurts You

PETA should use a new argument against animal cruelty, Luka Magnotta. Luka Magnotta, the accused killer who dismembered a man and sent body parts in the mail across Canada, shares something in common with most psychopaths, animal cruelty. In 1963 forensic psychiatrist J.M. Macdonald wrote a paper published in the American Journal of Psychiatry that ...

Think It’s Okay to Feed The Homeless? Think Again!

New York City. Dallas. Houston.Las Vegas. Orlando. Philadelphia. All major US cities that have now BANNED distribution of food to the homeless in some form. Numerous reasons are sited such as; feedings lack both sanitary conditions and dignity( Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter), feeding “the indigent” (Las Vegas ordinance), stopping Christian groups from giving free food even, in the ...