I live in JHB and have been looking for a group of like minded people in SA. Do you know if there is a place where people meet face to face? The net is great, but feel I need some contact too. There are no atheists in my social group and…"
"Argh! I hate it when people try to use quantum mechanics to back up crazy beliefs. I actually got into a discussion about the subject with someone after they recommended I watch that What The Bleep movie thingy."
""The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a misogynistic, homophobic, racist,…"
Unless you were raised by atheist parents, you probably had some recovering to do when you left religion. The purpose of RR is to provide a landing place for people when they jump from religion. With local support groups throughout the US, Canada, UK, and Australia, and real-time resources accessible to everyone, RR is where to turn when faith has lost its luster.See More
"Hey, thanks DG - I don't often post, and I don't have time to follow all the different threads going on here. I'm a Chariots of Iron/Atheist News podcast fan, and as a South African, this just made my blood boil when an American…"
"Scott Lively, the founder of Abiding Truth Ministries and the author of the Holocaust revisionist anti-gay book, ‘The Pink Swastika,’ is taking his anti-gay crusade overseas and declaring war against the Southern Poverty Law Center.""Earlier this year, UGPulse.com reported that the Family Life Network "has organized a training seminar to equip Ugandans with information and skills to fight what it calls spiraling promotion of homosexuality in the country.""This is a must-read article.This is so…See More
"Been listening to you guys for over a year, and I'm still an addict! BTW because I'm in South Africa, I can't give you 5 stars on iTunes, because I can't get an account :( -- sorry!
Ah well, thanks, and keep up the good work!"
I live in JHB and have been looking for a group of like minded people in SA. Do you know if there is a place where people meet face to face? The net is great, but feel I need some contact too. There are no atheists in my social group and I feel the need to express my feelings in a safe space. Thanks
Welcome to Atheist Nexus with its thousands of good friends.
Try joining groups like the busy discussion group ORIGINS (Origins: Universe, Life, Humans, Evolution, Religion..... ).
I have been running a long discussion (over 50 posts) there about being "Proud to be Atheist" as we all should be,
seeing that atheists and humanists hold the intellectual high ground over the nonsense of the irrational, superstitious god believers.
Terry Meaden (English; Oxford)