Monthly Archives: April 2013

Arizona campus preacher tells anti-rape protesters: ‘You deserve rape’

Christian preacher Dean Saxton wants women to know that they deserve to be raped.  ‘You Deserve Rape’ sign causes controversy on UA campus. Arizona campus preacher to anti-rape protesters: ‘You deserve rape’ Saxon was quoting as saying: if you dress … Continue reading

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According to Turkish scientist atheism is a form of autism.

Ran across this yesterday. All autistic kids are atheists  Turkish scientist Fehmi Kaya, a Muslim from what I have read, is arguing that atheism is a form of autism.  From the article: “That is why they don’t know how to … Continue reading

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Debate on Homosexuality/Gay Marriage: Argument from “Just Saying”

Vocab offered as part of this debate something I have heard from Christians and other theists before, the notion that if we know that certain life style choices (like homosexuality) are unhealthy they feel required to let those people know, … Continue reading

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Debate on Homosexuality/Gay Marriage: Sexism and it’s impact on the debate.

In the middle of the debate Vocab said something that I hear quite a bit from people who advocate against gay marriage or for more traditional gender roles in general. He said that marriage between a man and woman is … Continue reading

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Debate on Homosexuality/Gay Marriage: Statistics Part 2

The subject of ex-gays was also brought up quickly but we didn’t really get a chance to delve into it much. Fist I don’t much care whether people occasionally change their sexual orientation, that may be possible, but I find … Continue reading

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Debate on Homosexuality/Gay Marriage: Statistics Part 1.

One of the studies brought up claimed that Canadian homosexuals had an average life span equal to people living in 1871 in the same area. I managed to actually find this a published copy of this study.  Modelling the Impact … Continue reading

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Debate on Homosexuality/Gay Marriage: Introduction.

Just before the American Atheist convention I did a debate on Homosexuality/Gay Marriage with Vocab Malone and here it is. I have a few posts to put up about this debate which will be going up in the next few … Continue reading

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Why Gosnell’s abortion clinic convinces me we need to to protect abortion rights.

For anyone unfamiliar here is a link to the story. Abortion Doctor’s Murder Trial Sparks Media Debate First, let me say that what Gosnell has done is immoral and criminal. It’s why he is on trial after all. He not … Continue reading

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Sexist shirts from Marvel.

I’m a nerd and I’m proud of it, I also think nerd culture should be well positioned to be more aware of gender issues than the population in general, which is why this story made me sad. Sexist ‘Avengers’ T … Continue reading

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This is why we need to legalize gay marriage.

So this happened. Gay Man Arrested At Missouri Hospital For Refusing To Leave Sick Partner Roger Gorley was arrested because the family members of his partner Allen(presumably because they don’t approve of homosexuality) refused to allow him hospital visitation. When … Continue reading

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