"Atheism is also useful in providing a clarion call to rationalism and to question the ethics of theism. Atheism in failing to assert anything except in the negative belies its actual value to civilization. If and when humanity progresses beyond…"
"It is equal. Everything and everyone is equal. No point in assessing anything. Everybody and everything is the same.
So a lifetime of indoctrination in Islam does not predispose a person to be an instrumentality of terror for al queda or isis any…"
"No worries Davis. It is frustrating when trying to reply directly and there is no reply button available. And for that reason it is a good idea to address by name although some among us seem reluctant to do so.
And as to Bob's shock in the…"
"Surely you understand the nature and purpose of sartorial oppression.
As to honor killings you may simply be ignorant. It is a world wide phenomenon. There are thousands of honor killings each year. See the link.
I dont judge individuals by the…"
"One of the interesting and horrifying aspects of racism post civil war involves a system known as peonage. Blacks were routinely charged with crimes they did not commit. Kangaroo courts would find the black defendant guilty and give option of…"
"As I alluded to earlier, Ayaan Hirsi Ali who knows better than any of us I should think, makes a critical distinction from our understanding. Moderate Christians tend to think of themselves as justified in having left the TRUE religion and have many…"
"NO Free. Islam is radical in and of itself. Read the tenets of the Koran. Observe how those tenets are followed by so many muslims. Islam has not undergone an evisceration in the same way Christianity has by virtue of a reformation and an…"
"Read it again Free. You misunderstood.
Was simply challenging bob in re his contention that the atheists on this site are less apt to become terrorists because they are well educated and well off.
We have observed how oft times it is in fact the…"
"Freed of the shackles of their indoctrination it does. Not in this form it does not. The example of Hitler and Jews is misplaced. It is based on racism.
It is not about a negative bias towards muslims. It is about understanding Islam."