"Yes Joan, that paragraph struck a chord of optimism. That said, the theocrats and their minion are relentless in their crusade against science and human freedom. We can garner all the facts to support evidence of their disfunctionality but facts are…"
"Hello Joan - I am so pleased to meet you. To pick up on one of your points - I am an artist/former teacher and I did a painting some years ago in which one could discern the african continent (albeit an abstract work) I titled the work "In…"
"I participated in the genographic project about three years ago and found the test information somewhat limited but none-the-less fascinating. When I related this to a friend, she lamented that I was mistaken and that Adam and Eve began the species.…"
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.
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I have a two post graduate degrees and have spent my life debunking religious myths and theocratic mindsets. I live in the Bible Belt and find it suffocating intellectually and ubiquitously condescending. I find trying to reason with religious types is largely an exercise in futility. I am reading Peter Boghossian's "A manual for creating Atheist" which I hope will be an effective approach to deprograming these cultists and enabling them to think and act rationallly.