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Political discourse in US - fundamentally fallacious

Does Irrationality Doom America? Paul Rosenberg explains pervasive illogic in US pundit conversation. Since Gingrich we've substituted cogn…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

14 on Friday
Reply by tom sarbeck

Liberal Washing

The biggest mind-fuck in the US, by my view, is the way corporate wealth tricks citizens to to give the most powerful and wealthy even more…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

4 May 19
Reply by Gerald Payne

Information Technology amplifies irrational group behavior

The internet, particularly social media, fertilize group behavior from false beliefs. Informational cascades "in which otherwise rational i…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

10 Mar 22
Reply by Grinning Cat

Hell for christians? Hell for all?

From exchristian.net Hell for christians? Hell for all? Posted: 13 Nov 2014 01:46 AM PST By Anne R Keye ~ Every religion is going to hell a…

Started by Patricia

58 Mar 3
Reply by Bertold Brautigan

Hunger influences decisions

In control of your mind? Not so much when you're hungry. Hunger controls the reins of choice. An empty stomach can lead to an empty wallet…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

2 Feb 19
Reply by Joseph P

Why Name Calling

Here's the Reason Climate Deniers Use Abusive Name Calling as a Tactic We're so used to right wing name calling, it's easy to forget that i…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

0 Oct 30, 2014

Psychic Power-NOT

Believing the Impossible: No Evidence for Existence of Psychic Ability Found A new study fails to find evidence for the existence of psychi…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

7 Oct 14, 2014
Reply by Michael Penn

Gish Gallop

5 Things Conservatives Lie Shamelessly About Tell so many lies, so fast, your opponent hasn't the time or attention to address them, much l…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

4 Aug 18, 2014
Reply by tom sarbeck

Fighting Against Abstinence Only Education.

http://thehumanist.com/news/why-are-we-still-fighting-against-abstinence-only-education

Started by Patricia

7 Aug 6, 2014
Reply by Joseph P

What counts as proof for existential threats

How sure do we need to be that we won't be exterminated by random chance rather than an action, before we stop doing that action? “It’s abs…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

1 Jun 14, 2014
Reply by tom sarbeck

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