Will Sexton, an attorney for the county, explained that neither the religious monument nor the atheist display implies that the county is either establishing a religion or denying one. In fact, he noted,…Continue
Added by AgeOfAtheists14 on June 25, 2013 at 12:27pm — No Comments
Hello my friends on Atheist Nexus, am updating you on the progress of the school project.
Normal lessons are being conducted and towards the middle of May, we received a volunteer at the school to orientate both our teachers and the students on computer skills. The program is already in progress and our students are so excited and fully committed towards attaining these skills.
The Godless Poutine based in Canada is running a one o one interview of both the School Director, The…Continue
Added by Bwambale Robert on June 14, 2012 at 4:22am — No Comments
Unlike the character I covered in the last instalment of this series,Homer's Thersites, Lucian was a real person who starred in his own satirical works, written in Greek for an…Continue
Added by Godless Poutine on May 5, 2012 at 1:46pm — No Comments
As an outlet for the repressed literature student in me, I'm starting up this new series that focuses on characters in ancient Western literature who show some sign of skepticism or freethinking. By extension I'll also show the quacks, charlatans or authorities they dare to annoy with their tiresome voices of…Continue
Added by Godless Poutine on April 28, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments
(Excerpt from a blog post about my childhood)
M*A*S*H: The Communist Leftist Threat to American Democracy
One evening, I cannot remember how, I was sitting upstairs and the conversation went to television. Then somehow I ended up…Continue
Added by Godless Poutine on April 21, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments
The school is now in its second year of operation.
The school now runs classes from Nursery - Primary Seven.
The number of students enrolled at the school has increased from 245 at the close of last year to 331 at present in First Term 2012.
The school now has a page on Facebook and wellwishers and friends of the school can visit and like the page through this link…Continue
Yesterday morning, representing the Houston Atheists, I joined roughly fifty other secular Houstonians for a freethought coffee social. The meetup was organized by the Houston Freethought Alliance, with a goal of bringing our groups together for secular fellowship.…
On Tuesday 31st May 2011, we hosted a local pastor at the school who was moving from school to school conveying the "good news" to students, he said that he visits schools, prisons,hospitals speaking out the news to all people.
As a Humanist School we are tolerant to people's beliefs and okayed him to speak to the children. You can follow what transpired at the meeting here…Continue
The school is re-opening for second term on 23rd May 2011
The general public, the international community are hereby informed about this date and the parents of our children are encouraged to pay school dues in time because a lot of school running costs need to be met. Also the international community most especially friends of our school should fundraise for the school in their areas such that we have a good pool of funds to run and maintain the…Continue
Added by Bwambale Robert on May 18, 2011 at 9:23am — No Comments
The school is re-opening on 23rd May 2011.
Some simple paintings and general renovations is going on and also some of our students from Primary 4 up to Primary 6 are having holiday coaching lessons where they are studying half day. This is being done to keep the brains of our students warmed up so as to catch up with the rest of the students in other well performing schools.
The international community is requested to donate any thing for the sustainability of the school for a…Continue
Added by Bwambale Robert on May 10, 2011 at 12:18am — No Comments
I am informing the entire free thinkers all over the world that a school website has been put on the internet, You can follow up news, information's, photos and latest developments about kasese humanist primary school, the web address is http://www.kasesehumanistschool.webs.com
Hope you have some fun visiting us and look forward to hearing from you soon.
School Project Director
Added by Bwambale Robert on December 25, 2010 at 2:54am — No Comments
Are you a Naturalist? If you believe that existence encompasses everything, that there’s nothing supernatural, that our best knowledge is gleaned from scientific effort, then you very well may be a naturalist! The word derives from ‘nature’ and the definition is simple – “nature is all there is, and all basic truths are truths of nature”.…
Added by John B Hodges on July 7, 2010 at 1:50pm — No Comments
Religious teachings are critically flawed as a means of determining what is true. The value of the stories and the intuitions they promote are essentially subjective and thus relative to a person or group, while science has been distilled to universal strength.
Given a problem--say, what is the speed of sound in a vacuum?--anyone with the necessary technology and tools can answer it. Given a well-defined problem, the scientific answers will agree. (In the case of sound in a…Continue
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Continue“Fear believes—courage doubts. Fear falls upon the earth and prays—courage stands erect and thinks. Fear retreats—courage advances. Fear is barbarism—courage is civilization. Fear believes in witchcraft, in devils and in ghosts. Fear is religion, courage is science.”—THOMAS PAINE…
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