"I'm certainly no anthropologist and have no background in the subject, but this assertion gives me pause. While it seems intuitive to me that communal rituals and activities among members of tribes or within cultural groups create a sense of…"
"It might help us to understand why we are as we are and how we have survived over the many years. It's hard for me to buy into everything.
On another site I have many disagreeing with me because they all think they can be "spiritual"…"
Another attempt to find a purpose for religion as a concept. While it is true that most attributes that remain with a species long term confer an "evolutionary" advantage, the truth is that detrimental characteristics get passed on as well, as long as the organism survives them and nothing better comes along. Still, this was an interesting read.https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/03/170306114228.htmSee More
"A Long Island political leader was indicted for involvement in a grand theft auto ring a couple of decades ago.
President Nixon arranged illegal wiretapping of the Democratic Party's campaign plans while there was a convention at the Watergate…"