"You'll find me under "B" as well.
Religions are certainly tenacious mindware, that have a strong hold on many people, queer folks included. People with an emotional and social attachment to a faith community might well want to reform…"
"Perhaps the prevalence of religious LGBT groups are due to the oppression they face for being believers, so they're trying to create a "safe space"
I notice there are lots of queer people who are also religious. I really…"
"Well, as it comes to LGBT-et-cetera, you'll find me under "B" ... and while I don't go spoiling for a fight, I won't shy away from one, either. Most religions I'm aware of want to treat us as undesirables if not…"
"Yes, I think you're right. I'm sure there are a lot of atheist LGBTs out there who shy away from openly defending free thought and rationality. Another point I'd like to make is that they are outnumbered by many gay christians who…"
"I am also post superstitions, post gender, and have named the American Humanists Association's LGBTQ work and a chapter of the ACLU in my will. I live on a small island outside the U.S. where there are no freethinkers/atheists/humanists…"
"Does GoProud have a point to its existence other than to piss off the rest of the LGBT community? Even if they were somehow doing this to reach out to the conservative Christian community, couldn't they have picked someone who was actually…"
""Australia's new Prime Minister, who actually does have more balls than Obama since she's actually openly atheist"
I'm pretty sure Obama isn't even a closeted atheist, given that 1)Obama has referenced Jesus more times…"
"To understand Borin' Orrin's comments, you really need to understand Mormon culture of which he is a part and to which he is committed. I understand that culture because I grew up in it.
To an active Mormon, the church is everything…"
"Well I'm a little shocked. I thought I saw some quotes by him calling it "filthy, immoral behavior". Most likely he exaggerates the "asshole" part of his personality for radio, as do so many. His weakest point these days is…"
Hello Brooks and welcome here where we recognise that gods are all phoney and religions are frauds used to control people;
and how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and more.