"'Liberal' in the UK means capitalist, especially now the Liberal Democrats are part of a Conservative led government, and their popularity has plummeted. The American 'Democrats' are capitalist - socialism doesn't…"
"On 'dark matter and gravitational lensing' - how unconvincing. Why is it that some atheists through lack of belief in God feel the need to believe in concepts as yet far from unproven? Dark Matter and with it Dark Energy, according to the…"
"If in the years ahead humanity is able to progress (there are a few challenges!) then I think the World in a few hundred years (say) will look back at us now in the way we look back on bygone eras in terms of its backwardness - almost certainly,…"
Underwriter. Divorced - 2 daughters. Love the natural world. Interested in scientific developments.
Why are you here?
To encourage rational (evidence-based) and progressive thinking, and to hear the thoughts of others of a like mind.
The religion you left
Was never a part of one
Why you left your religion.
I was christened and sent to Sunday school, and believed in Jesus when about 4 years old - but an interest in evolution, geology and philosophy soon made me realise that such belief was just blind-faith and did not add up.