"It is political and social, but more people have to be convinced that the way we treat animals is wrong before the laws are going to improve. I recognize that. I was responding to the irrelevant observation that domestic…"
The alternative isn't to release turkeys into the wild, but to STOP making new turkeys.
Of course people eat meet because they enjoy it. That misses the point of the OP I think. People make morally unsupportable…"
1) A nervous system, by itself, is not evidence for subjective experience or suffering. (Our spinal cords respond to physical damage before we are consciously aware of it, for instance.) If we are going to evaluate…"
"When evangelicals speak of 'being a Christian" they often aren't talking about mere belief or even actions. A 'real' Christian is supposed to have been changed by God through something like a magic spell. Some…"
I'm a strong agnostic, negative atheist with a background in philosophy.
Why are you here?
A friend of mine told me that she posts here, I enjoy forum discussions from time to time, so I thought I would join.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
As a teenager I was a convert from Mormonism to Evangelical Christianity, on the basis of the internal inconsistencies within Mormonism. I went to college and realized that I had no good reason to believe in God at all, that I hadn't been as critical of theism itself as I had been of Mormonism.
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