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How to talk to kids about death

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Gallup's Mirror commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
"For my part, I meant to express surprise (not hate) at what seemed like a mild reaction and encourage you to stand up for yourself. I'm on your side 100%. Any ire you picked up was directed at your former friend, not at you. If it came across…"
Sep 29, 2013
Quinn commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
" I'm getting a lot of hate for calling her a friend! She WAS a friend. I don't consider her a friend anymore. What made this all the more shocking is that she was my friend. Just wanted to share my experience."
Sep 29, 2013
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Skycomet the Fallen Angel commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
"Wow.... racist woman.."
Sep 21, 2013
Judith van der Roos commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
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Sep 21, 2013
Unseen commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
""wow I had no idea cause its not like you ever see attractive natives! you are obviously more than you look" I wonder if your "friend" was implying that you must not be full-blood native or you wouldn't be attractive?"
Sep 20, 2013
kOrsan commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
"This begs the question, why do you consider that dipshit your friend?"
Sep 19, 2013
Gallup's Mirror commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
"We have a name for the systematic destruction of a culture and a people: genocide. So too, we have a name for the imposition of such systems: totalitarianism. It's generous to call someone a friend after they side with and defend genocidal…"
Sep 19, 2013
Strega commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
"you know, Kairan posted an offhand comment in another thread a while back, that has stuck with me ever since.  She said, "we don't like your Jesus, we'll make up our own".  So true."
Sep 19, 2013
Doug Reardon commented on Quinn's blog post 'Its not like they believe in OUR god!'
"That's because "Our God" is the only one.  Duh!"
Sep 19, 2013
Quinn commented on Quinn's blog post 'June'
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Sep 18, 2013
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Its not like they believe in OUR god!

The other day I was having a discussion with my friend at work about how my grandparents (who are Alaskan native) were sent to boarding schools and had their mouths washed out with soap if they spoke their language. I explained that Christianity was forced upon them. Her response was "well its not like they believed in OUR god" huge emphasis on the OUR god part. I can expect this from someone who upon learning that I'm native said "wow I had no idea cause its not like you ever see attractive…See More
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James Cox commented on Quinn's blog post 'June'
"Dear Quinn: Our mother died 2/10/11, at 88. She had lived on land purchased after WWII. She and dad, raised 4 kids, one of which died of cancer in 82', dad died in 97'. Lisa and I (I am the son in law), now are responsible for the…"
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Its not like they believe in OUR god!

Posted on September 18, 2013 at 10:48pm 10 Comments

The other day I was having a discussion with my friend at work about how my grandparents (who are Alaskan native) were sent to boarding schools and had their mouths washed out with soap if they spoke their language. I explained that Christianity was forced upon them. Her response was "well its not like they believed in OUR god" huge emphasis on the OUR god part. I can expect this from someone who upon learning that I'm native said "wow I had no idea cause its not like you ever see attractive…

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June

Posted on June 23, 2012 at 1:58am 6 Comments

Thus far, June has proven to be a bad month. There has been one death after another. My friends father died last week, a girl I went to school with committed suicide, another friends father died, and now my brother in laws mother died yesterday. Last year this time my best friend’s father died. I am in shock. The only thing I don’t share in common with everyone else I have been into contact with about…

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Native American Culture

Posted on November 1, 2011 at 4:30am 7 Comments

All the people dressing up as Native Americans for Halloween

(poca-hotness) has me thinking about native beliefs and how Christianity has

affected our culture. I'm Alaskan Native (Tlingit, Haida) and our culture and

language has been suppressed for years. When the missionaries came the Natives

were told that their dances and totem poles were evil and because Natives

were dying of disease they started to believe them. Natives were not even

allowed to speak their…

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At 3:35pm on November 19, 2011, Philip D said…

Thanks for the like.  Cheers :)

At 9:25pm on November 18, 2011, Troy C said…
I like your blog. Glad to see someone in the NW being so active on here. Thought I was the only one.
At 8:22am on October 7, 2011, Robert Karp said…

Welcome to the Think Atheist community Amanda!

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