"In my opinion, religions can be many things. Marx, I believe, said that religions give consolation to people, so that they can bear with the oppression they suffer. This is close to what you said, that it is a kind of drug. However, it can be much…"
"I note that in the US a Bachelor of Science is not, as it is here in Canada a BSc, but is instead a BS. But then our friends to the south do seem to have made a science out of it. (~grin~)
Eh, are accredited colleges and universities are…"
"OBS isn't bad, but people who disagree with you are bound to emphasize the BS part...damn acronyms. (^_^) Oh well, we had a political party here in Canada almost call themselves Conservative Reform Alliance Party...till they put it…"
Hello everyone, I do not know what exactly interests you to know about me. I guess, origin will be one thing. I am a Kurd from mixed background. Grew up speaking one language (Turkmani) and belonging to another ethnicity/politically, yet studying in a third language (Arabic). While being fed Islam in the school and by my mum, I gradually became an atheist at the age of 14-15. How? Let me be open. My father was a bit charismatic or probably attention seeker and although he never was an atheist…See More
We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.
Potentially, the Atheist Nexus is home to many philosophers, professional or amateur. This group will be the place for them to debate philosophical standpoints, share new ideas, or help each other understand various philosophical propositions.
However, I think religionists are morally guilty of distorting facts and misguiding people for various reasons including shear selfishness. They are also responsible for most of the miseries of our current world and for most of the destructions…"
Hello and welcome to this fine international site and its many thousands of clever people like you who recognise religion for the giant fraud that it is. Gods exist only inside human heads where too much brain space is taken up by illogical rubbish.