Nature vs Nurture

Female Quotas Are Nasty But Necessary

Victoria Sadler | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Sadler

We all know business and politics are dominated by men. In a rather pathetic indictment of the situation, there are more Eton graduates than women in the Cabinet. But why are we resorting to quotas to address the problem? What happened to skills and talent?

Some People (May) Choose to be Gay, Get Over It

Darian Meacham | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Politics
Darian Meacham

Sexual orientation is, I think, a complex thing and not reducible to the facile and outdated categories of nature or nurture. Likewise, rights can be complex. But the case here is simple, whether that way by chance or choice, gays and lesbians deserve the right to marry. Granting that right in the UK is a good choice, let's make it now.

Does the 'Nature vs Nurture' Debate Exist to Help the Gay Community, or Begin its Decline?

The Guyliner | Posted 07.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

Nature, nurture, choice, whatever. The world seems obsessed with what makes the gays gay. The hot potato of how homosexuals came to be is passed around from soapbox to soapbox until it becomes decidedly mashed, becoming kind of difficult to tell it was ever a potato to begin with.