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Book free to good home - I have a hardcover copy of David Silverman's "Fighting God" that's looking for a good home. Is anyone interested in rescuing this poor, free book, whose place on my bookshelf has been taken over by a signed copy? :-D -- Scott `-- c8 ] My GPG key Scott Oct 16, 2017 11:11 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Richard Dawkins in Hartford - CT local here who used to work in travel logistics. A good group pre-meetup place is Rein's Deli on Route 84 in Ve Ryan M. Sep 21, 2017 7:25 PM
Richard Dawkins in Hartford - Hi, Richard Dawkins will be on tour, and will be in Hartford, CT, at 6pm on Saturday 4 November. General Admission is $29, with a discount if you're a CFI member. The Mark Twain house and museum, and the Harriet Beecher Stowe center are only 1.5 Scott Sep 20, 2017 8:56 PM
Please email your Senators - Hi everyone, The House passed the "megabus package" yesterday, which included the FY18 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill, in which Section 116 effectively prohibits the IRS from investigating churches (only!) that campai Scott Sep 15, 2017 2:41 PM
Fwd: Reason Rally 2016 Was A Year Ago Today! - Hi everyone, Photos from the Reason Rally 2016 and Lobby Day are online! -- Scott `-- c8 ] My GPG key ID is 44B48450 My GPG key fingerprint is 676F 8733 ADB[masked]A28 941A 389F 2E7E 44B4 8450 -------- Forwarded Message -------- Subject: Scott Jun 4, 2017 7:10 PM
Lobby Day in two weeks - Hi everyone, Is anyone else going to Lobby Day http://www.lobbyday.us on 15 June? It's not too late. To quote the web site, > "In-person lobbying from constituents is still the most effective > method for reaching elected officials. Because the repr Scott May 28, 2017 11:20 AM
March for Science numbers - Hi everyone, The March for Science site blogged about the numbers at the various marches around the world. Get this: Boston was #2! The Washington DC march had 100,000 marchers; Boston had 70,000. Chicago was third with 60,000. The global total was Scott May 15, 2017 7:53 PM
Hotels for Lobby Day - Hi, If you're like me, you're looking for cheaper hotels than the group rate at the Washington Court Hotel. I've stayed at several cheaper hotels in the DC area over the years. There are several hotels around the Crystal City metro station with rat Scott Apr 16, 2017 6:54 PM
Re: [atheists-331] March for Science in Boston - On March 27, 2017 at 10:50 AM Phil McGee wrote: > I'm always going to be up for protesting Trump. > One thing though, there are also local "marches" in Worcester, Pittsfield, Woods Hole, > Falmouth, and Amherst. Why  not Lowell? Beats me. Maybe the Scott Mar 27, 2017 5:11 PM
Re: [atheists-331] March for Science in Boston - Hi Scott Phil M. Mar 27, 2017 10:50 AM
March for Science in Boston - Hi everyone, The local "march" will instead be a rally on the Boston Common. https://www.marchforsciencebos­ton.com/ It's 2-4pm on Saturday 22 April. Who else is going? -- Scott `-- c8 ] My GPG key ID is 44B48450 My GPG key fingerprint is 676 Scott Mar 25, 2017 11:55 AM
Thinking of conventions - Hi, Is anyone else thinking of going to Lobby Day (15 June, Washington DC) or the American Atheists convention and solar eclipse (18-21 August, Charleston SC)? -- Scott `-- c8 ] My GPG key ID is 44B48450 My GPG key fingerprint is 676F 8733 A Scott Mar 18, 2017 9:16 PM
CSIcon Notes - Hi, I spent last Tuesday through Sunday in Las Vegas at CSIcon. That's the conference put on by the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry (nee CSICOP) http://csiconference.org/ About 500 people attended. It started with a song by George Hrab https://ww Scott Nov 1, 2016 11:01 PM
Yard sale at the Penn's - In case you happen to be in Vegas Saturday, Penn Jillette is having a yard sale. :-) http://www.reviewjournal.com/o­pinion/columns-blogs/kats/save­-the-date-saturday-yard-sale-p­enn-jillette-s -- Scott `-- c8 ] My GPG key ID is 44B48450 My GPG Scott Aug 25, 2016 9:05 PM
Help me make it happen for 'GODLESS - The Truth Beyond Belief' on Indiegogo - Hello, I'm writing to let you know about 'GODLESS - The Truth Beyond Belief'. Take a moment to check it out on Indiegogo and also share it with your friends. All the tools are there. Get perks, make a contribution, user 1. Jun 30, 2016 11:04 PM
Keynote by Dr. Lawrence Krauss - Hi there! I am sharing an inspiring Keynote Address by Dr. Krauss. It's titled Science and Militant Atheism. No topic should be too taboo to talk about. Please watch and share your thoughts! 😉 user 1. Jun 9, 2016 3:01 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Darrick and I, backs in the news - On 6/7/2016 5:11 PM, Lindsay M Miller wrote: > Nice looking backs! I shared on Fb. ;) Actually, when I zoomed in again the pieces fell into place. Lindsay, I think that's you in the green top just below my left elbow. -- Scott `-- c8 ] My G Scott Jun 7, 2016 5:30 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Darrick and I, backs in the news - On 6/7/2016 5:11 PM, Lindsay M Miller wrote: > Nice looking backs! I shared on Fb. ;) Lindsay, I zoomed in and tried to see if any part of you was in the picture. I fear that might have been taken when you stepped away to the exhibitors' tent. Scott Jun 7, 2016 5:28 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Darrick and I, backs in the news - Nice looking backs! I shared on Fb. ;) On Jun 7,[masked]:52 PM, "Scott" < [address removed] > wrote: user 1. Jun 7, 2016 5:11 PM
Darrick and I, backs in the news - We're semi-famous. We're not the guy holding the "Hi Mom! I'm an Atheist" sign, but our backs are famous! http://www.voanews.com/content­/reason-rally-highlghts-non-re­ligious-voting-block/3361963.h­tml -- Scott `-- c8 ] My GPG key ID is 44B484 Scott Jun 7, 2016 4:51 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Lindsay's celebrity encounters - AWESOME!! Bob (603)[masked] Cell: (978)[masked] On Jun 4, 2016, at 6:00 PM, Scott wrote: Shelley Segal came running over to say hi to Lindsay and Darrick, drawing lots of attention. Really, Shelley was walking thro Bob Jun 4, 2016 6:47 PM
Lindsay's celebrity encounters - Shelley Segal came running over to say hi to Lindsay and Darrick, drawing lots of attention. Really, Shelley was walking through the crowd, saw Lindsay and Darrick and ran over to hug her. Then later, because Lindsay was wearing a colander as headge Scott Jun 4, 2016 5:59 PM
Ten facts about atheists - 96 Mike H. Jun 3, 2016 3:02 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Meeting at the Reason Rally - On 5/31/2016 5:31 PM, Darrick Fauvel wrote: > Lindsay and I will be there. I have no idea where the stage will be > setup or where we'll be. Call or text me at[masked]. This time Reason Rally will be at the west end of the Mall, near the Linco Scott Jun 1, 2016 3:49 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Meeting at the Reason Rally - Lindsay and I will be there. I have no idea where the stage will be setup or where we'll be. Call or text me at[masked]. On Tue, May 31, 2016, 4:49 PM Scott < Darrick F. May 31, 2016 5:30 PM
Meeting at the Reason Rally - Hi everyone, Who else is going to the Reason Rally? Where should we meet Saturday? -- Scott `-- c8 ] My GPG key ID is 44B48450 My GPG key fingerprint is 676F 8733 ADB[masked]A28 941A 389F 2E7E 44B4 8450 Scott May 31, 2016 4:49 PM
Last night's GMO presentation event - Hi All, Last night's event was a great success! Thanks to all who came out to hear Larry and Mary's presentation on GMO science and participate in the conversation. Also, thanks to everybo Darrick F. May 21, 2016 1:55 PM
Re: Lindsay's mom needs a ride - Thanks all. Lindsay's Mom now has a ride.  On Fri, May 20, 2016, 11:09 AM Darrick Fauvel < [address removed] > wrote: Darrick F. May 20, 2016 4:25 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Lindsay's mom needs a ride -  Ortha S. May 20, 2016 4:22 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Lindsay's mom needs a ride - Thank you, Ortha, but I think that would be problematic for her driving at night :( On Fri, May 20, 2016 at 3:06 PM, Ortha Splingaerd < Darrick F. May 20, 2016 4:03 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Lindsay's mom needs a ride -  Ortha S. May 20, 2016 2:59 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Lindsay's mom needs a ride - Just a ride to, we can drive her home. On May 20,[masked]:10 AM, "Darrick Fauvel" < [address removed] > wrote: user 1. May 20, 2016 1:13 PM
Lindsay's mom needs a ride - Hi All, Lindsay's Mom is looking to come to the event tonight, but she has some trouble with night time driving. Is there anyone that could give her a ride from her home on Boston Rd/Route 3A in Billerica near Kmart? Darrick F. May 20, 2016 11:10 AM
Tonight's GMO presentation event - Hi All, We are looking forward to having a nice event for you tonight. There's going to be a good crowd, as there are many more people coming in addition to those listed via RSVP. Larry Gilber Darrick F. May 20, 2016 8:39 AM
Reason Rally - If your going or plan on going to the Reason Rally and may be able to help others or need help with transport or a place to stay, text me @[masked] or email at [address removed] . There user 1. May 18, 2016 3:15 PM
Sleep Apnea meeting - Hello! Tomorrow night (Thursday May 19th) at Lowell General Hospital their AWAKE meeting for sleep apnea will be held at 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Darrick & I plan to be there. It helps to register, however it's quite lai user 1. May 18, 2016 2:17 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Full Moon Psychic Fair - Cheryl May 3, 2016 8:30 PM
Showing of "Last Call" in Concord on Wednesday May 4 at 7:00 - 96 Mike H. Apr 30, 2016 9:19 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Full Moon Psychic Fair - Roger, I don't know you or anything about your interactions with Phil. But Bob Apr 18, 2016 6:46 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Full Moon Psychic Fair - Wrong subject just disregard. He doesnt even know what it is and so it goes. Take care and give my condolences to melissa. On Apr 17,[masked]:11 PM, "Darrick Fauvel" < dar harry b. Apr 17, 2016 11:06 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Full Moon Psychic Fair - Roger, I'm sorry. That was just outright nasty. I hope you don't actually feel that way towards Phil.  On Sun, Apr 17, 2016, 9:51 PM Roger Maxson < rogermaxso Darrick F. Apr 17, 2016 10:29 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Full Moon Psychic Fair - Roger, what?! You may have misunderstood Phil's suggestion for a skeptical adventure to a psychic fair. Your hurtful comments to my friend Phil are misplaced.  On Sun, Apr 17, 2016, 9: Darrick F. Apr 17, 2016 10:10 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Full Moon Psychic Fair - ...in the name of skepticism of course. Unfortunately, as I look at the date, it coincides with the Roy Zimmerman performance in Worcester on April 30th. Although seeing psychic flim-flammery in in-action would be fun, Linds Darrick F. Apr 17, 2016 9:59 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Full Moon Psychic Fair - You're a fucking asshole, brother, and the reason i stopped coming to the meetings. I thought maybe the sad news darrick had to share was of your passing. Oh well there's always next time. Roger maxson On Apr 17, 2 harry b. Apr 17, 2016 9:51 PM
A sad message - Hi everybody, It is with deep sadness to inform you that one of our beloved members, Melissa Lipomi, has tragically lost her life partner, Glenn Keating, this past Thursday, April 14th. Most of you may not have known Glenn a Darrick F. Apr 17, 2016 9:25 PM
Full Moon Psychic Fair - Sisters & Brothers, Phil M. Apr 17, 2016 7:40 PM
Video clip regarding primaries posted very recently. - Cenk from Young Turks on the facts; https://youtu.be/nfFDc2Ute4Y ~Lindsay/Darrick user 1. Mar 1, 2016 9:25 PM
My five reasons why secular community should vote for Bernie - Why doesn't make sense that anyone in our secular community vote for Hillary? If your undecided, I suggest watching the short video on electability mentioned from Darrick’s email. Young Turks: user 1. Feb 29, 2016 8:51 PM
Re: [Greater-Lowell-Area-Skeptics-­Society] Super Tuesday - Also, the other issues I mentioned may not have the same importance in our groups as selecting a secular president who values state and mythology separation, but I thought to include them for discussion. Also, many of us have family and fri Darrick F. Feb 29, 2016 10:29 AM
Re: [Greater-Lowell-Area-Skeptics-­Society] Super Tuesday - We're going to have to agree to disagree on most of this Darrick. > Shouldn't we be about supporting and bettering the human condition to I think you missed the point. Obamacare allows people to force others to pay the price for their risky behavi Scott Feb 29, 2016 10:27 AM
Re: [Greater-Lowell-Area-Skeptics-­Society] Super Tuesday - Hi Scott, Thanks for the super quick reply. I hope you are doing well. It's been awhile since I've seen you my friend. I agree, separation of state and mythology is a really, really, reall Darrick F. Feb 29, 2016 9:54 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Super Tuesday - Hi, I am a single-issue voter at the moment: separation of state and mythology. That means a Democrat will get my vote. Beyond that Darrick, all the reasons you cited are reasons why one should _NOT_ vote for Sanders. Any government program "for our o Scott Feb 29, 2016 7:27 AM
Super Tuesday - Hi All, As you know, voting in the primary election is happening tomorrow, Tuesday. I hope you all get a chance to go out and exercise your right to share your voice in who you feel should become the next President of the Darrick F. Feb 29, 2016 2:02 AM
Fwd: New messages from Dennis Paul Himes - On 02/21/[masked]:52 PM, Meetup Messages wrote: Paul S Feb 21, 2016 9:51 PM
"An Honest Liar" picked up by PBS - Last night I learned that PBS just bought "An Honest Liar" and will release it soon. -- Scott `-- c8 ] My GPG key ID is 44B48450 My GPG key fingerprint is 676F 8733 ADB[masked]A28 941A 389F 2E7E 44B4 8450 Scott Jan 22, 2016 6:58 AM
Practical Atheism - Phil M. Jan 15, 2016 11:46 PM
Recommended read from Salon.com: Religious delusions are destroying us: "Nothing more than man-made contrivances of domination and submission" - Religious delusions are destroying us: "Nothing more than man-made contrivances of domination and submission" Phil M. Jan 3, 2016 6:10 PM
Adam & Eve Bizarro comic - Yesterday's comic, http://bizarro.com/comics/dece­mber-21-2015/, was titled "The First Lawyer". It's a problem that I've mentioned to Judeo-Christian theists before. Until the characters ate from the "Tree of the Knowledge of Good & Evil", they could no Scott Dec 22, 2015 12:01 PM
'Good without God': Nebraska atheists take over nativity to promote tolerance - Sisters & Brothers, Phil M. Dec 12, 2015 9:11 PM
planned parenthood - Phil suggested donating mone Melissa L. Dec 3, 2015 10:02 PM
The Most Mysterious Star in Our Galaxy - Astronomers have spotted a strange mess of objects whirling around a distant star. Scientists who search for extraterrestrial civilizations are scrambling to get a closer look. R Phil M. Dec 2, 2015 11:52 PM
The Most Mysterious Star in Our Galaxy - Astronomers have spotted a strange mess of objects whirling around a distant star. Scientists who search for extraterrestrial civilizations are scrambling to get a closer look. R Phil M. Dec 2, 2015 11:36 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Lindsay' fame - Yup, I got an awed "You actually know her?" from my brother-in-law this weekend too. Sent from Mark P. Nov 30, 2015 7:00 PM
Lindsay' fame - Hi folks, At a family get together last week (thanks not considered or offered) my daughter and nephew were very impressed that I know Lindsay. She is world famous! Phil M. Nov 30, 2015 5:44 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Fine points of Pastafarianism - Phil wrote: > Comrades,Amazon sells a colapsible colander that seems to be made of some > kind of foldable plastic. Amazon will only say it's "FDA-approved > materials." It might not be much for draining spaghetti but might be > comfortable headgear. Scott Nov 18, 2015 10:06 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Fine points of Pastafarianism - It is true. I have seen this wet noodley wizardry with thine own eyes. I can only guess the FSM would arrgh-prove. On Wed, Nov 18, 2015, 12:53 AM Phil McGee < Darrick F. Nov 18, 2015 8:49 AM
Fine points of Pastafarianism - Comrades, Amazon sells a colapsible colander that seems to be made of some kind of foldable plastic. Amazon will only say it's "FDA-approved materials." Phil M. Nov 18, 2015 12:53 AM
Re: [atheists-331] "RMV relents, allows colander in ID photo" - Thanks Angie! I remember you. Hope your doing well. :) On 17 Nov[masked]:05 am, "Angie Ryder" < [address removed] > wrote: user 1. Nov 17, 2015 12:20 PM
Re: [atheists-331] "RMV relents, allows colander in ID photo" - I know I'm a silent member but good on. Don't listen to haters Lindsay. On Nov 15,[masked]:29 PM, "Darrick Fauvel" < [address removed] > wrote: Angie R. Nov 17, 2015 6:05 AM
Re: [atheists-331] "RMV relents, allows colander in ID photo" - Phil, I picked up the Boston Globe. I'm glad they used the photo that I took of Lindsay. The rushed temporary license photo does not represent Lindsay as the glowing lady of marinara that she is. Darrick F. Nov 15, 2015 4:29 PM
Re: [atheists-331] "RMV relents, allows colander in ID photo" - Go, Lindsay! Bob (603)[masked] Cell: (978)[masked] On Nov 14, 2015, at 1:32 PM, Dar Bob Nov 14, 2015 3:01 PM
Re: [atheists-331] "RMV relents, allows colander in ID photo" - Thanks, Phil. I'm going to go pickup a copy. On Sat, Nov 14, 2015, 10:04 AM Phil McGee < [address removed] > wrote: Darrick F. Nov 14, 2015 1:32 PM
Re: [atheists-331] "RMV relents, allows colander in ID photo" - Damn.spell check, should have been Pastafarian. Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android Phil M. Nov 14, 2015 10:03 AM
"RMV relents, allows colander in ID photo" - Check out page A-6 in today's Boston Globe. Photo of Lindsay as a Pasta faring freedom fighter. Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android Phil M. Nov 14, 2015 9:49 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Great news everyone! - > Fellow member, Pastafarian/Atheist/Skeptic Lindsay Miller has won the > respect of the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles to wear the > official headgear of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster in her > driver's license photo ID!!! Woo Scott Nov 13, 2015 7:55 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Great news everyone! - not sure if I follow.. you're allowed to wear hats in your driver's license photo? Are you just protesting against wearing cross necklaces or something? What else are people wearing to indicate they're christian to police office Miguel Nov 13, 2015 6:25 PM
RE: [atheists-331] Great news everyone! - This is great news! It takes a strong determined woman,in this case, to stand up for the rights of herself and others. This is a great achievement in my Fayth S. Nov 13, 2015 2:43 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Great news everyone! - Really fuckin proud of you! You do realize thiis will get you out of every ticket right? Lotsa love. -Paul C On Nov 13,[masked]:35 PM, "Darrick Fauvel" < darrick@b Paul C Nov 13, 2015 1:41 PM
Great news everyone! - Fellow member, Pastafarian/Atheist/Skeptic Lindsay Miller has won the respect of the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles to wear the official headgear of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster in her driver's license photo ID!! Darrick F. Nov 13, 2015 1:35 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Religious children are meaner than their secular counterparts, study finds - I thought this analysis of the paper was clear and thoughtful. https://whyevolutionistrue.wor­dpress.com/2015/11/08/are-chil­dren-from-non-religious-homes-­more-altruistic-than-those-fro­m-religious-homes/ -- Jim R. Nov 8, 2015 2:35 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Religious children are meaner than their secular counterparts, study finds - Whenever there was a disaste Melissa L. Nov 8, 2015 9:05 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Religious children are meaner than their secular counterparts, study finds - Phil M. Nov 7, 2015 9:21 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Religious children are meaner than their secular counterparts, study finds - Thanks Phil for the article. I'm not surprised either. Here's the detailed study if anyone wants to read more. http://www.cell.com/current-bi­ology/fulltext/S user 1. Nov 6, 2015 10:40 PM
Religious children are meaner than their secular counterparts, study finds - Religious children are meaner than their secular counterparts, study finds Phil M. Nov 6, 2015 7:23 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Correction: "Last Call" showing in Carlisle -- TUESDAY Nov. 10, 7:00 pm - Thanks Mike, I plan to attend. Bob On Su Robert John H. Nov 1, 2015 9:37 AM
Correction: "Last Call" showing in Carlisle -- TUESDAY Nov. 10, 7:00 pm - Mike H. Nov 1, 2015 8:20 AM
Religion: Ruining Everything Since 4004 BC - Zach Weinersmith, creator of the Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal webcomic (http://www.smbc-comics.com/) and keynote speaker at TAM 2015, is releasing a book of his religious-themed humorous comics. One of the rewards is a "Bible", but "abridged beyon Scott Oct 20, 2015 7:53 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - With all the restrictions everywhere no one wants to call attention to the truth.  John H. Oct 16, 2015 10:15 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - Michael, Amen again! So true! Conservatives are all about the sanctity of life until the baby crowns, then it is screw you, you are on your own!! > On Oct 11, 2015, at 12:34 AM, Michael Bleiweiss wrote: > > If men go Robin C. Oct 11, 2015 11:01 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - If men got pregnant, then women would be in charge and men would be marginalized. Here is my most recent letter to the editor on this subject (published in the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune). When you look under the surface, it becomes apparent that ther Michael B. Oct 11, 2015 12:34 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - Robin C. Oct 10, 2015 7:47 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - "Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice." Hear, hear.  I don't mind calling my pro-choice stance a religious stance; it helps explain the *na Zachary B. Oct 10, 2015 1:51 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - "Does the guy that provided the sperm have any say in the decision to abort?  No. The fetus isn't using his body."  Arj, I know a guy who got a girl pregnant over 20yrs ago who wanted to abort. Due to financial problems, the w user 1. Oct 9, 2015 8:16 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - It's not "nuanced" at all to me.  The anti-choice position has nothing to do with being "pro life."  It's nothing more than a means to control women and punish them for having sex. This desire to control women Bob M. Oct 9, 2015 12:05 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - I think Tim summed it up well. As a lady who's been pro-choice since 15yrs old and written handful of papers on abortion. Along with what makes an individual pro-life or pro-choice. My experience does side that religious beliefs and conse user 1. Oct 7, 2015 1:30 AM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - I, for one, know personally a number of atheists that are ardently pro-abortion.. At any stage, even after birth because of fears of overpopulation and lack of value in life. There's all kinds out there so these blanket statements so ofte Miguel Oct 5, 2015 8:55 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - I suspect there's more correlation between religiosity and female sexual autonomy (choice) than necessarily between religiosity and beliefs Mark P. Oct 5, 2015 7:57 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - I'm not sure I agree with the thesis that anti-abortion views are inherently religious. If it were, t Tim Oct 5, 2015 6:19 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - Hi folks, I don't think anyone proposes abortion as their favorite method of family planning. Phil M. Oct 5, 2015 4:51 PM
Re: [atheists-331] Abortion opposition is a religious stance. Atheists must help fight for choice - Pro-Choice isn't necessarily all atheists' position. Perhaps more so is the protection of safe, responsible choices, but not abortion being promoted as a mainstream means of family planning. It's not an at all costs consensus but Miguel Oct 5, 2015 4:18 PM

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