"The majority of Europeans are nonbelievers, and yet they seem to be more ethical and thoughtful than bible-thumping Americans, or Koran-thumping Pakistanis or whatnot. The claim that religion gives you morals (=religious ethics) is a chief selling…"
"Saying that atheism is a choice is like saying that tuberculosis is a choice. It can be avoided unless it's physically imposed on you or someone tricks you into getting it.
Unfortunately most religious people are infected with religion as…"
"Slavery used to be the law. Good people broke that law.
When the powers that be attempt to impose servitude, we are just in defying them.
A perfect example is how the elite banksters who control governments in the West are learning today how…"
The reason why Mexicans streamed into the US was that elites pushed through NAFTA, which damaged their economy, especially hurting rural farmers. The reason why Muslims were allowed into Europe seems to be that elites made it happen against…"
"Yes, but it's said that Jesus went to India during his missing years and the Krishna correlation appears to be strongest (so far). You'll see when I post a link to my spreadsheet that compares the prophets.
I like the flaming red hair in…"
"Yes, my sources are three documentaries:
The Hidden Story of Jesus by Robert Beckford -- it's on YouTube
Who Wrote the Bible by Robert Beckford [theologian] -- also on YouTube
Religulous by Bill Maher
I recently started making a spreadsheet…"
"Jesus merely stole the story of Krishna-- to the letter.
The only record of his own words are in the Gospel of Thomas and those sayings aren't very deep or intelligent.
When the shit hit the fan and Simon was crucified in Jesus' place,…"
"The corporations as people thing was a lie from the start. The Robber Barons wanted to pillage the country, so they got their subservient Supreme Court, which was stuffed with pro-business judges, to pretend that corporations were previously judged…"