Really people, I don't get what's the point in arguing with really religious people... is like yelling at deaf people. Is as useful as praying for atheists to become catholics. I guess the only way…Continue
"Aw shucks! :) I do wish I had more time to comment, but at times it is already somewhat late when I get on. So I do a quick skim of the topics for the most part. By the time I roll around the great TA community usually has the topic all…"
"That is the problem. They can't abide living in a free country. They want theocracy. It is the only form of government that is consistent with their views. Freedom and diversity are weeds in their mental garden, itches…"
"//"OK, I can see your point, I am willing to conceed that its possible given enough time that legislation can change minds. "//
uhm, Ben, what kind of freakishly rational and easy going type of member are you, anyway? WHO LET…"
"OK, I can see your point, I am willing to conceed that its possible given enough time that legislation can change minds.
I would definitely agree with you though that in matters of civil rights we should never be concerned about the feelings of…"
"Matt, i so so agree, with your post there, and many other posts here, too.
I so agree, that activists putting pressure, can impact our legislation. Yes, it can!
Even one person, can make a difference....start a wave. sometimes,…"
"//"Yes, legislation can improve things but I do not think that social change comes from a trickle down effect - it has to start at the bottom first. "//
this might be true for some things, but, look at abortion. When first…"
"Yes, they certainly do that. They tell us to keep our opinions to ourselves, then make it impossible for us to do so.
Be careful about cornering them, however. They can become very dangerous when you do that. They may not…"
"It is possible to sway people, not overnight perhaps, but we can plant seeds. The trick, in my experience, is to play upon the better nature of others. Christianity is evil. (among many other religions) To be a Christian, one must…"
Thank you for mentioning this:
The main reason people like to come to our house to play cards is because it is safe for them and they are searching for propaganda to use against you!! Have you ever considered that they…"
"We argue with theists because it's slowly but surely creating more of us and other Atheists need to see us being strong examples so they are less afraid to come out into the open with their Atheism.
Dan Barker, the co-president of…"