"To clarify, I did not say or intend to say that this thread was WWIII, I was referring to the reaction of various blog commentators to proposals from atheists and skeptical groups to institute anti-harassment policies at their respective…"
"Ok, sorry if I was unclear, I did not mean to imply that all those who dislike Atheism + scream rape threats, I meant that the presence of atheists that do created the need for a group like A+. I have no idea if you are a terrible human being or…"
"False dichotomy doesn't have anything to do with it, it's about using the new label to promote values that you personally find complimentary to atheism. You can use it (Atheism +) or not, your choice. What was the problem with the methods,…"
"Well, I see a need for it. Division isn't a bad thing when on one side are atheists with humanist principles and on the other are atheists who think that screaming rape threats is an appropriate reaction to women who express their opinions.…"
"I used to live in Elk Grove (south of Sacramento) and now I live in Ventura county (south of Santa Barbara)
I am still organizing the Skeptical Society in Elk Grove. We are a friendly discussion and coffee group. If you are in the area please come…"
Hi and welcome to this great meeting place
where we recognise gods as nothing but fictions inside people's heads, that religion is a fraudulent superstition for controlling people, and that it is tragic and inexcusable that women have been oppressed these last 2000 years.