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Enlightenment Now: The case for reason, science, humanism and progress

Steven Pinker’s latest book, Enlightenment Now, deserves high praise and careful attention, in a world where reason and science are being increasingly threatened. Bill Gates called it “ 476 more words

Artificial Intelligence

Nations nuggets. They surly will become us.

“Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descendants of immigrants and revolutionist.” Franklin D. Roosevelt.

If your not native American, you are a descendant of immigrants. 51 more words

Skeptic

Ken Ham's Ark Encounter Asks What Have You Learned? Atheists on Twitter Give him a Response

Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter asked a question on Twitter the other day. It asked, what have you learned from the Ark Encounter? Many atheists responded on Twitter and their responses is what makes Twitter golden. 684 more words

Evangelical Issues

Networking 2019

The Alberta election is over.

During the election, Zain Velji asked us to be the “Campaign Manager” of our own social media.  I was going to write a blog post asking for more from people, but it kinda wasn’t really the time to revive a blog I haven’t used for over a year. 162 more words

Civilization

328: April 21; Easter (New Testament Week 16)

I think the most significant thing about Holy Week is that it fosters a holistic approach to Easter. It is not cheap celebration; it is full priced, high cost joy. 69 more words

Engaging Gospel Doctrine

Conscious pigs

Before I begin, I will say that I have not read any of the science, pseudo-science or even tabloid reports about the pig brains that have been supposedly, transiently, restored to function. 527 more words

Humanism

Long Time Coming - I'm a Vegan

I recognized long ago that there are problems involved in eating meat. Over the years, I shifted more towards a plant-based diet and tried to pay attention to sourcing and avoiding factory-farmed products. 726 more words