Paternalism. By themischievousannaFebruary 9, 2015 ( 2 ) Advocate or Hypocrite? Advertisements Share this:Share on TumblrTweetMoreEmailPrintPocketLike this:Like Loading... Categories: ArtTags: art, Blog, comedy, Culture, Fiction, humor, joke, life, philosphy, Politics, writing Related Articles Another subject. By themischievousanna2 months ago The Messiness of Illusion. By themischievousanna2 months ago Having Existed. By themischievousannaMay 26, 2019 2 comments › platosgroove February 9, 2015 • 10:01 pm Maybe they can help him see LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ crumpledpapercranes February 10, 2015 • 11:45 am Heh, your entry reminds me of a discussion I had at my former workplace about doctors not giving women tubal ligations before a certain age. I said that an article mentioned the doctors being “paternalistic,” while my boss indignantly said, “No! They’re just wanting the best for these women. They may change their minds. Or…the doctors could get sued if the women change their minds, after the fact. Who knows…” LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.