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No to presuming that we can respond to an essentializing sexist, racist poetry scene without using the language of its binaries
That's the trouble with presuming anything, you might well presume wrong.
Given that the majority of people say they would be willing to donate, there are good reasons for presuming consent and requiring those who object to donation to register their views.
Given that many (if not most) citizens will fail to discuss their donation wishes with family or record their wishes in writing, presuming consent instead of non-consent should remove a barrier that would have otherwise barred such donations.
Summary: The committee studying the possibility of the presuming the iron ores in Wade Alshate
If the government presumes you want to hand your organs on to the needy, then I am sorry, but the government is presuming too much.
Presuming Ellis had spotted him, the officer left but returned 20 minutes later and saw the Corvette was gone, O'Neal said.