Category: Secular Humanism
Should States Decide Which Lives are Worth More than Others? A response to Jaime King’s Article In Nature Magazine
|January 4, 2013||Posted by Anthony under abortion, Blog, eugenics, evolution, General, Holocaust, human rights, Malthusians, morality, philosophy, pro-life, scientism, Secular Humanism|
In the November 2012 issue of Nature professor Jaime S. King has an article titled “Politics and fetal diagnostics collide.” The summary: “Without better regulation, non-invasive prenatal genetic tests will be targeted by US anti-abortion lobbyists.” For the record, I have notified Professor King of this post. UPDATE: She has replied and says she will […]
|December 28, 2012||Posted by Anthony under Blog, Christianity and Culture, evolution, General, human rights, morality, philosophy, scientism, Secular Humanism|
For every successful mass slaughter there are dozens of attempts. So it is, so it will always be.
But understanding why this is the case is the critical issue. The real problem is spiritual. But many people do not believe we are spiritual, because they do not believe in spirits. And if they do not believe in spirits, they will not believe that we are spirits in rebellion. But that is what we are. Everyone of us.
|December 20, 2012||Posted by Anthony under Blog, Christianity and Culture, family, General, human rights, Obama, politics, Secular Humanism|
The thing that burns me up about debates about gun control is the attitude that we are only kept safe by well-meaning bureaucrats passing good intentioned laws that of course are followed by all the nice citizens. The insinuation is that people who want guns are violent people; the mere fact that they want or have one is proof positive that they are suspect individuals. They are unstable folk that you need to keep your eye on.
|December 5, 2012||Posted by Anthony under abortion, apologetics, atheism, Blog, family, General, Holocaust, human rights, Love, morality, Obama, original sin, philosophy, politics, pro-life, scientism, Secular Humanism|
Dan Barker’s Freedom from Religion Foundation is immersed in their annual war against all things religious. That is of course how they view it: a war. In this war, they have had quite a few successes, in large part because they realized early on that public sentiment was not on their side. That is, they […]
|November 10, 2012||Posted by Anthony under abortion, Blog, General, Obama, politics, pro-life, Secular Humanism|
The loss by McCain and the GOP 2010 midterm victories were a message to the GOP and the 2012 election is a re-statement of that same message: we will vote for genuine conservative candidates and support them materially, but we will no longer support candidates who struggle to distinguish themselves from the ones they are running against. They will not hold their nose and vote for the GOP moderate. They’re just not going to do it. But, as the 2012 House turnout shows, they will still vote for the GOP conservative.
|November 7, 2012||Posted by Anthony under abortion, atheism, Blog, Christianity and Culture, End Times, homosexuality, human rights, morality, Obama, philosophy, politics, pro-life, Secular Humanism, taxation|
For a populace to swing wildly back and forth every two years is a madness that indicates there our mass of citizenry that is rocked back and forth on the waves of change, without anchor, without direction, without guiding principles grounded in fact and the realities of the universe.