If you read my previous post, you’ll notice that I feel a degree of anger toward some parts of the atheist community. I don’t feel that way toward all atheists, or even most atheists. 191 more words
Tags » Religious Bigotry
Finally, America no longer sees “gay marriage”; there’s just “marriage”. Well it took long enough!
Although though it may on the face of it not seem that great an achievement, I feel this step is right up there with the Emancipation Proclamation (1863), the Civil Right acts in the 1950s/60s, Women being able to vote (1920s), Africa’s end of apartheid (1990s). 192 more words
Next? Aurora, Colorado. Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. The Washington Navy Yard. The college town of Isla Vista, California.
Naturally, we respond by trying to pinpoint the cause: bad parenting, mental illness, guns, video games, the media, heavy metal music, or just plain evil. Once some ‘other’ is identified as an offending agent, we set up a kind of quarantine so that it can be banished from society and no longer threaten. 242 more words
Who is secular and who is religious!
Secular means unrelated to religion and secularist state do not sponsor any particular religion. Constitution of USA has a mandate to be secularist state. 878 more words