Tag: atheist

Oct 11

Pope Francis, Change and Conservatism

In Brief—A discussion of Roman Catholic Pope Francis and his positions on poverty, capitalism, inequality, capital punishment and climate change contrasted with the Church’s dogma relating to contraception, abortion, priestly celibacy and the ordination of women. ———————————————————————————————————————————— Rationality versus Irrationality— On the papal throne where corrupt popes once sat, now sits a humble man who …

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Sep 25

The FIB Theory

What Do We Fear and Why? “Religion, since it has its source in terror, has dignified certain kinds of fear and made people think them not disgraceful. In this it has done mankind a great disservice: all fear is bad. I believe that when I die I shall rot, and nothing of my ego will …

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Aug 22

Words of Welcome and Some Descriptions of “Worth Checking Out”

Words of welcome and some explanations Welcome to my blog. This initial posting will provide you with some personal background and a description of the “Worth Checking Out” names and organizations you may not recognize. Personal stuff I was born in the middle of an America that today is different yet disturbingly similar in some …

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