Hi everyone..I'm 21 and have been an agnostic atheist for.. but I have been a doubter for a long time before that.I live in Turkey and used to be a Muslim (although never a really good one :)). Ever…Continue
If you can't take religion on with the ridiculous books and myths they already accept, don't discredit atheism by resorting to poorly-established sources of information. Even if you succeed that means more people believing in…"
"Following that logic one could say
"And multi-drug resistant bacteria are not products of evolution, they are just to carrying God's message that we should not mess with his diseases or he will send worse ones"
""pompous self righteous know-it-all?"
If it is self-righteousness to claim someone who speaks against homo rights doesn't have adequate mental capacity to progress humane concepts of empathy.
I'll gladly take the title...
"There are atheist religions in the world :)
And I'm pretty sure that before we had sky-gods we had mountain-top gods and before that simply spirits/wights and stuff like that.
"God" is but one of the irrationalities people have had…"
There was this guy in our Turkish forum that used to be a very active Muslim that turned to atheism. Some among us were not convinced about him, but after reading his first 10 posts I was :) He understood "it".
We get many…"
"Turkey is not 99% Muslim
I'm counted as Muslim too... Everyone in Turkey is counted as Muslim, including Alevis (which they really aren't, as far as tending to fundamentalism is concerned). Everyone gets recorded as "Muslim"…"
"I agree with your post fully, but I do not believe that Muslims learning to ignore their texts is going to be a stable solution....
Islam is not Christianity- and that is not about the texts, but in the historical development... Like the…"
"Does he ever speak about atheism?
A person who understands atheism and the faults of religions, and can defend it well MUST(ok maybe not MUST, it is highly unlikely that a person can know all that and keep being religious) be an atheist - but the…"
"The people are on their own now for better or worse...
Remember that Europe waged religious war for centuries before they established secular governments, no Islamic countries have been there yet.
Religious enmity eventually runs itself out, but at…"
"Well states may suck, but state-independent foundations are not necessarily an improvement..
State has to answer to the people at some point, but a foundation that is its own boss with a control of a resource that is a human necessity (food?,…"
Hi everyone..I'm 21 and have been an agnostic atheist for.. but I have been a doubter for a long time before that.I live in Turkey and used to be a Muslim (although never a really good one :)). Ever since my late teens I thought that I should really read and decide about religion - turns out the lucky year was 2010, but I was quite skeptical about religion by then because of many reasons.By far the most significant shaking I had was when I started learning about psychiatry, and lost belief in…See More