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Government imposition vs. Personal freedom

 Being from Colorado, I have seen my fill of cases where someone does not want to make a cake for guy couples. This has bothered me very mu…

Started by Compelledunbeliever

4 Jul 8
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What Did I Learn First at Atheist Nexus? Did It Surprise Me?

What stood out first was that so many people here said reading the Old Testament drove them from their religion. "So that's why we in Cath…

Started by tom sarbeck

0 Jul 4

Kids Make Parliamentary Law As They Grow. The Book We Are Told To Use Makes It Incomprehensible.

Step 1 of 10. Newborns' cries tell people they have needs. They will soon know words and be able to identify and ask for what they need or…

Started by tom sarbeck

13 Jul 2
Reply by Thomas Murray

Weak Religious Leaders Need Strict Rules. The Weakest of Them Need the Strictest Rules and the Most Violence.

This is a corollary to "Violence arises from powerlessness" by the Roman Seneca, either the Elder or the Younger. I remember the nun who to…

Started by tom sarbeck

5 Jun 27
Reply by John Dumaker

Religion's Guilt- and Shame-tripping >> Inability to Discuss Sexuality >> Broken Families and ...

...Excessive Health Care Costs and more. [Read ">>" as "Results in" or "Leads to".] The "and more" above includes at least: 1) the a…

Started by tom sarbeck

11 Jun 26
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Going from Belief to Agnosticism

I quit Catholicism in college and went twice to meetings of the student atheist club. At both meetings I heard people say with complete cer…

Started by tom sarbeck

10 Jun 19
Reply by Idaho Spud

Another creationist attempt to mix science with Christianity......

I just found out about this today and saw the "documentary"... should have been labeled docufiction. https://www.isgenesishistory.com/ I wa…

Started by Thomas Murray

16 Jun 12
Reply by tom sarbeck

Going from Agnosticism to Atheism

Fifty two years after I quit Catholicism and chose agnosticism, I was a member of a Toastmasters club when another member, during Tabletopi…

Started by tom sarbeck

0 Jun 7

Religion hurts more than heals.

I haven't noticed this on any site before though I'm sure it has been discussed.  Religious apologist frequently say that athies have no mo…

Started by Daniel Kehoe

18 May 28
Reply by tom sarbeck

Jesus' dad

so, I grew up Jewish and although now an atheist, am not particularly steeped in knowledge of Christianity or concerns about it.  With that…

Started by jlaz

5 May 23
Reply by jlaz

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