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|Good point Bruce. Faith||
Good point Bruce. Faith motivates a lot of good in the world.
|March 6, 2019 2:32 pm||World Peace Promoted Most by Non Religious|
|Very interesting, and||
Very interesting, and troubling to me as a Christian. I DO hope that humanists will come together and create organizations that serve the public.
|March 4, 2019 8:39 pm||World Peace Promoted Most by Non Religious|
|Thank you Maria. This is a||
Thank you Maria. This is a great resource for resources.
|January 31, 2016 6:12 pm||Lifelong Learning for Free Using the Internet|
|World Peace Promoted Most by Non Religious||
It's great to see we're making progress as a species away from the horrors of religion.
|January 8, 2015 8:42 pm||World Peace Promoted Most by Non Religious|
|Gee, thanks David!||
Gee, thanks, now I've got that stupid song stuck in a brain loop! LOL!
|December 22, 2014 9:08 am||"Let It Go" – A Humanist’s Perspective|
|Altruism as a natural science||
It has occurred to me that there is another vein of evidence showing that altruism and even empathy is a natural cause and not due to supernatural forces.
|December 6, 2014 10:34 am||Science of the Brain - Altruism|
|Suggestions for having an impact?||
Hi, Mike. Thanks for sharing your perspective. Can I ask what specific things UU congregations or AHA chapters like ours could do that would make them more effective in your view?
|November 18, 2014 5:00 pm||Thoughts on what (progressive) religion might be doing to matter personally – and to meet the needs of future generations and our ailing planet|
|I am glad to see that Humanists and Atheists were included.||
I agree with this statement, "if religious groups are to succeed in protecting human rights, a greater degree of dialogue and cooperation in the future is essential".
|September 14, 2014 4:49 pm||Global Interfaith and the United Nations|
|August 8, 2014 11:29 am||Free Will and Determinism|
Free will has never been at odds with determinism, so the "Choose Determinism" image would be inappropriate.
|August 8, 2014 10:58 am||Free Will and Determinism|
|Laws regulating sexuality||
No, not all laws regulating sexuality are religiously motivated. They are often motivate by society's mores and taboos which may change over time.
|February 5, 2014 8:27 pm||Secularism is NOT Anti-Religious|
|Speaking of religion-based||
Speaking of religion-based laws, aren't laws regulating sexuality (e.g., prostitution) religiously motivated?
|February 4, 2014 3:13 pm||Secularism is NOT Anti-Religious|
I'm sorry I never got a chance to know him. He sounds like a great human.
|February 1, 2014 12:40 pm||Thomas Ferrick, 1929-2013|
|What to Say "YES" To||
I was on the local Board of Directors and also the International Audit Committee of the Nonviolent Peaceforce. They had a tag line that said, "What to say 'Yes' to when you say 'No' to war".
|January 29, 2014 6:44 am||Secularism is NOT Anti-Religious|
|January 27, 2014 9:58 am||Non Arrogant Humanism|
|January 27, 2014 9:48 am||Secularism is NOT Anti-Religious|
|Hmmm... I see your point that||
Hmmm... I see your point that Secular does not mean anti- or even non-religioius.
|January 26, 2014 5:55 pm||Secularism is NOT Anti-Religious|
|Good point about painting religion with too broad a brush||
I agree with your mild criticism that "religion" is not a monolithic entity that can be accused of "
|January 24, 2014 9:53 am||Non Arrogant Humanism|
|Very thought-provoking, David||
But also, "What's the solution? Encourage more rationalists to give money to organizations that counter the repressive, Fundamentalist organizations and do so myself."
|January 9, 2014 2:43 pm||PASSION|
Thanks Maria - for publishing this and also for the comment. I think yours is the first comment in my series of blogs here.
|January 8, 2014 2:59 pm||Community in UU, Humanism, and HUUmanism|