Atheists are often charged with blasphemy, but it is a crime they cannot commit…When the Atheist examines, denounces, or satirizes the gods, he is not dealing with persons but ideas. He is incapable of insulting god, for he does not admit the existence of any such being. #ReasonRally
Men have had the vanity to pretend that the whole creation was made for them, whilst in reality the whole creation doesn’t suspect their existence - Camille Flammarion #ReasonRally
Catholicism dropping in developed world, increasing in developing & third world. See the correlation? AP News As the world becomes more educated and sees humanism as the best path forward we abandon religion. Meanwhile, religion, being the business that they really are, work to expand into new markets, where the consumers are not aware that they are being presented with a faulty product.
I watched the movie “The Third Jihad” and the recent follow-up “Anatomy of a Smear” and don’t find any problems with it. It frankly shows what extremist Islamists are about. Keep in mind that whenever we refer to a religious person as an “extremist” we are sadly referring to those that most closely follow their holy book. Watch the movie and see what you...
Atheists have something in common with the extreme right wing, though we come at it from diametrically opposed starting points. Today we are presented with the curious case of Pam Geller, who came out in support of Rush Limbaugh in his battle to survive the fallout from his attacks on Sandra Fluke. Geller’s no friend of liberalism or much of a humanist and she’d surely fight back if...