"Yes Buddy, I agree with you and Dawk. In my country like in every christian's nations is the same way to hold on the people alienated and accomodated with the Status Quo. Is Definitively the ignorance and religious fundamentalism."
We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.
I was the exact same way. I was scared into being religious and I remember the exact moment in history class when we were learning about evolution. The teacher said he was required to tell us the Biblical version and then I just saw it all clearly. It makes me wonder how anybody can believe anything else when they have the knowledge.
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Terry Meaden (English archaeologist; physicist; Oxford; 60+)
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"ORIGINS: Universe, Life, Earth, Humankind, Religion, Evolution, Darwin..." with its 135 discussion topics and videos.
The group seeks to understand the mysteries of anything including the universe, and how life and humans and religion and everything began. There's a lot to talk about.
"Melinda that's so nice of your mom to support your daughter in her decision to focus on her classes. Did she already start summer school?
Joan we are here to support you and you are in our thoughts.
Happy hump day to you too Melinda!"
So tired of religious apologists asking me to show evidence for the non-existence of their particular god. I've asked them how they would go about showing evidence for the non-existence of the dragon in Carl Sagan's garage or Russell's celestial teapot. They assert that the analogy is false, but don't explain how. They use words like 'logic' or 'inference' as if they were magic charms without fully understanding what these words mean. It's not unlike superstitious primitives from a cargo cult…See More
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