....a regular reader at Think Atheist. To the chase. I am , generally, active on atheist internet sites. My hobby horse is public education as a vehicle for freeing thought, for skepticism, for…Continue
"yOU ARE RIGHT.
Believers are very active with education issues. They push their point of view to the detriment of education.
Many atheist groups and organizations have become more active in putting forward religion free education since the "New…"
"We are here so other will follow , i believe we are already strong but parables are never enough , we need actions that match our thinking , I see there is more and more member but we cannot be isolated here ..
I drank a lot at U. Now I don't drink, I don't smoke, I take only non-recreational drugs and I don't chase women for fear of falling.That isn't my view of 'better'.
You get out what you put in so you have to put…"
I am so sympathetic with your comment as it applies to adults on the internet. Learning is just too demanding.
But remember your childhood? Then learning was a joy. Even learning about girls!"
"I do not disagree. But education should not be about belief at all . Education should be about facts and successful ways to use facts to improve. If belief will save the children dying of Vit. A deficiency, I have no quarrel. But belief causes so…"
"Perhaps it will. But I will never teach morality to anyone. I will gladly teach laws that govern behavior. But I will expect those laws to constantly subject to change. I would not want to end up with a law that gave everyone a right to own a gun…"