For example, he was a vocal advocate for the untouchables in Indian society; he fought against the practice of suttee the burning of widows ; he argued for lifting the purdah or veil from Indian women; and he protested against the practice of sex discrimination suits.
Always focused on uplifting man, Gandhi reminded those who wished to concede to the weaknesses of human nature that the downward instinct requires no advocacy, no argument.
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If he had used other adult women, it would have been nothing more than interesting gossip.
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But there was more than simple familial duty at work here.
Not to mention that there's probably something that separates Gandhi from the point of view of every American alive.
Overall, Gandhi's legacy was positive enough to cause Pope John Paul II to sex diddo games to him on several occasions as "great" and a "hero" see the article's related links.
He was, in short, anything but a Hindu traditionalist.
That his attitudes to sex were censorious and unusual is well known.
Any large use of the methods is likely to result in the dissolution of the marriage bond and in free loveBirth control to me is a dismal abyss.