JadeBlackOlive replied to JadeBlackOlive's discussion 'Religion Is Harming Society And Lives'
"I have trouble with how these otherwise intelligent people are so closed minded. I'm forever changing my mind about things as I learn, & I try to learn everyday!"
5 minutes ago
Reg The Fronkey Farmer replied to Andrew Lafont's discussion 'Church Tax Exemption?'
"Hi Dr. Bob. So you think that Churches do not get involved in political lobbying?"
16 minutes ago
navid posted a blog post

Cyber Criminal Law in Pakistan

Today in Pakistan a Cyber criminal bill has been passed by the Senate. In April 2016 this bill was passed by National Assembly of Pakistan. There are some articles in this bill for the people who are…See More
19 minutes ago
Davis Goodman replied to Unseen's discussion 'The Backfire Effect — It's why you can't change a Christian's or Trump follower's mind...and they can't change yours'
"A moral system can be worked out in much less than 500 pages. But yes...I agree that some will refuse to believe anything and find a way to duck and dodge their way out of anything that attacks the…"
35 minutes ago
Dr. Bob replied to Andrew Lafont's discussion 'Church Tax Exemption?'
"Well, churchgoers as individuals are of course paying taxes, the same as you are.  You and they also have the right to vote, which of course churches and other corporations do not. So the…"
37 minutes ago
Davis Goodman replied to Andrew Lafont's discussion 'Church Tax Exemption?'
"Yeah...only some churches are unambiguously money making factories which the owners conspicuously exploit and even show off. Seems like there should be some wiggle room to tax such organizations just…"
49 minutes ago
Dr. Bob replied to Andrew Lafont's discussion 'Church Tax Exemption?'
"Not to put too fine a point on it, but you do realize that the Vatican Bank is audited, and the results published, right? And you do realize that "Vatican Bank" is just a nickname, right?…"
58 minutes ago
Dr. Bob replied to Andrew Lafont's discussion 'Church Tax Exemption?'
"Social clubs are tax exempt, so are charities, hospitals, political action committees, schools, agricultural and horticultural organizations, labor organizations, trade associations, fraternal…"
1 hour ago
FormerlyBornAgain replied to Unseen's discussion 'The Backfire Effect — It's why you can't change a Christian's or Trump follower's mind...and they can't change yours'
"The point I'm making is merely to add color to the idea that arguments, no matter how good, cannot change someone's mind if they refuse to consider them. I think you're missing how…"
1 hour ago
Dr. Bob replied to Belle Rose's discussion 'Corporate Bulldogs'
"Can I just point out the cognitive dissonance of those two statements? You've (finally) found a job that you love, and are good at, and that pays well, and that gives you a good life balance.…"
1 hour ago