I read an excellent blog article on The Gospel Coalition which discusses how our societies trend toward ever-increasing sexual freedom is actually restricting our freedom as individuals.
 
I excerpted a sample of the rationale presented:
“As society has rushed to embrace homosexual behavior, the normal bonds of friendship between men have been curtailed. When Hollywood produced Brokeback Mountain, a movie that celebrated the relationship of gay cowboys, people began joking about men who go camping together and sleep in pup tents.  Men are no longer free to express friendship in ways they did a generation ago.”
 
Also see this article on The Art of Manliness for an excellent analysis of photos of men that would make most men VERY uncomfortable today.
 
This all makes me wonder about the unintended consequences in so many areas of society in which we push for freedom.  Are we actually losing that which we are grasping so hard to obtain?
Share on Facebook

Leave a Reply

Dave's Cabin

Dave's Jeep

    Jeepometer
    - $6500
    - $6000
    - $5500
    - $5000
    - $4500
    - $4000
    - $3500
    - $3000
    - $2500
    - $2000
    - $1500
    - $1000
    - $500
    - $0
    0%
    Began: Sep 11 '09
    Last $: Aug 6, 2010
    Goal: Jul 4 '11

Daily Detour

    Today's History


    Born This Day


    Article of Day


    Today's Quote


    Word of the Day

Dave's Dream

Archives

    December 2019
    S M T W T F S
    « May    
    1234567
    891011121314
    15161718192021
    22232425262728
    293031