"Focus on dismantling christianity first before the idea of a god. I have found that many young people nowadays are willing to admit that Christianity and the bible are nonsense but they have a harder time admitting that there isn't a god that…"
"The weirdest thing I have noticed is highly intelligent people with critical thinking skills who still believe the hocus pocus. I think that cultural norms, familial and group peer pressure and fear sometimes over-powers even the strongest and…"
"my freshman undergraduate general bio 1 class started off on the first day of the fall semester with evolution at it's most basic with the intent of highlighting that it is the cornerstone of modern biology. It was interesting, captivating and…"
"I think most people of faith in their secret thoughts have, at one time or another, realized that it is all bullshit, but for social reasons and fear of isolation from the group, have continued to buy into it, even though it contradicts what they…"
"atheists, unlike believers, do not claim absolute certainty on the matter and are open to the possiblities of what constitutes reality. They just lean toward the notion that god does not exist because of the evidence that we have accrued concerning…"
"The world population does need to stop growing for environmental reasons. It is a good idea for some people not to have children. The bad thing is that most of the people deciding not to have children tend to be more educated and affluent and those…"
Public school teacher
love reading, learning, creating
love art, music, travel, classic architecture
love riding harley road king classic down old highways across America through old towns, eating at old classic diners and restaurants. I love to slowly float in a boat with friends and family down a meandering river, stopping on sandbars to play and have fun i love life!!!
Why are you here?
to meet other intellectuals who live in the here and now and are not constrained by tradition and orthodoxy. To meet liberal people who care about this world and who understand that the highest moral duty is to strive to limit human suffering and increase human happiness here and now.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
We were never really formally relgious, went to church on easter occasionally. I grew up in a predominately secular home even though we were known as christians merely for social inclusion/business purposes. As I got older, and learned in school about science and our secular history, opposed to biblical history, the former, to any honest thinking person, was the obvious choice.
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