"I agree that the media does bias my opinion about Islam. I feel that though I know these resources come with a bias and are a overt form of sensationalism that if even 50% is true it is a horrible religion. I am curious about our fellow Atheists on…"
"First off let me say that Erin is my wife (she beats me....jk lol) and we have some differences of opinions on feminism etc. While i do agree that many men do need to re-think and redefine what it is to be a "man" in our modern age, I also…"
"I disagree.I think it is a part of evolution our thoughts and ability to reason is a complex biological process. With that said our emotions and our sub-concious are a part of that same process. I think the evolutionary process has become more…"
"excellent point kir I to believe that it will be a long time before we atheists do not have our thoughts and beliefs affected by religious dogma. It has been a major part of human conditioning...
I also think that to approach morality by logic alone…"
"I think we take fact and through our individual emotional self apply value to fact from an emotional standpoint... No human can be truly unemotional to the core. Deep down even in the sub-conscious our core emotional self is at work forming our…"
"I think that is just a matter of semantics myself. Ethics and morals are really the same in my book. I have heard the same sex marriage issue refered to as unethical by religious people. I think it is just a matter of personal preference which term…"
"i think though that we were thinking of science textbooks being updated constantly not a stagnant set. That is the point of getting away from the Bible etc. the idea is that science evolves with our ability to test more and more things empirically…"
"Morality like so many attributes to our psyche i think are inherrent because of our emotions. We know how we would feel if these "immoral" acts were perpetrated on us and therefore would not revisit them on others. There are aspects of…"