Divine Right: Born to the Lurk & Perk. There are the haves and the have-nots. That’s the case today. That’s always been the case. There are the rich; there are the poor. Inequality exists. What makes that somewhat acceptable is that the status...
By johnprytz 7 6 comments Australia Mar 24
If America has known peace for only 17 years since 1776, does that make them the most aggressive nation in the past 200 odd years ?
By Green_lucifer 4 13 comments Australia Mar 21
LINK FL Bill Forcing Public High Schools to Offer Bible Classes Passes First Hurdle | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
By zblaze 7 12 comments OR Mar 21
LINK The Latest: Mississippi 'heartbeat' abortion law signed
By Elganned 7 9 comments MI Mar 21
LINK In Texas, a Quiet Effort to Protect 'Conversion Therapy' Is Underway - Rewire.News
By Elganned 7 7 comments MI Mar 21
Forgive me if this has been posted about already, but with the obvious association of agnosticism with reason, skepticism, and rational thought, I'm interested in the general disposition and reactions of the agnostic community toward the current US ...
By SortaStoic 3 6 comments MA Mar 20
I Have A Dream: What if we (Atheist / Agnostics / Freethinkers / Humanist and Free People of All Kind ) had our own country. What kind of country we should create. If you could envision it in the future... What would you envision? What are your ...
By missgi 4 34 comments CA Mar 20
Some bizarre parallel universe.
By dokala 7 9 comments MD Mar 19
Ilhan Omar is not deserving of her seat in The House. She is openly and unapologetically anti-Jew in her rhetoric and ideology. No Jew should support this bigoted Democrat Party in the US. It's enough that religion has destroyed the fabric of the...
By SidneyWinston 5 54 comments Canada Mar 19
I haven’t seen anything here about Alabama being the first state to introduce Sharia law. Reportedly, a bill was introduced that would prohibit a woman getting an abortion without the father’s permission. Given the anti-Islam sentiment in red ...
By Rghurst 4 21 comments PA Mar 18
We're Facing a Global Movement of White Hate
By LiterateHiker 8 23 comments WA Mar 17
This is directly from Quora: How much does Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez know about economics in the real world? What is her experience in? written by John Gallagher, Democratic Party activist. "This is an interesting question for many reasons, some of...
By HippieChick58 9 23 comments NE Mar 17
No to speculations and destructions in activism! The Planet does not need kneeling on earth, as excessive humiliation, but Visions and Protective Acts for all Her Children. By going beyond the biases of erroneous ideas (present in all the human ...
By Noemi 6 6 comments Romania Mar 16
Muslim countries do not accept Christian churches in their territory and do not accept atheists, atheists are sentenced to death for apostasy in Islamic countries where Shariah was implanted. I think it is not necessary for the Prime Minister of New...
By Williamcristiano 5 17 comments Brazil Mar 16
Hey, I just got a note from the NY Daily News Voices that they're publishing my letter to the editor. I wonder what Rudy will think of it. Somebody is bound to mention it to him. Hope he doesn't sue me. Even better I wonder what the mobsters will...
By Aristopus 6 5 comments FL Mar 15
Chip, chip, chip... Federal court allows Ohio law that defunds Planned Parenthood. [msn.com]
By Elganned 7 8 comments MI Mar 12
What do you think of this post? The author was a professor at the University of Toronto for 40 years and identified the problem of the Army of Marketeers. [media-studies.ca]
By ToolGuy 7 6 comments Canada Mar 9
I deserve what I get. Them others are lazy good for nothings. Ugh.
By dokala 7 12 comments MD Mar 5
This is Democratic socialism not capitalism.
By 48thRonin 8 17 comments NC Mar 4
LINK Trump Lays Groundwork To Ban Mandatory Vaccinations Across U.S.
By snytiger6 8 31 comments WA Mar 3
Adel B. Suleiman : "White phosphorus bombs (banned by the UN) are widely used by both Israel and the USA against civilian population in Gaza, Palestine, Raqqah and Deir ez-Zor in Syria. The photo is of a Palestinian mother and her children who ...
By THHA 7 15 comments AZ Mar 2
REPUBLICAN CONTROLLED IDAHO CONGRESS REJECTS BILL TO END CHILD MARRIAGE FOR THOSE UNDER THE AGE OF 16 BY DANIEL MORITZ-RABSON ON 3/1/19 AT 12:48 PM 00:00 How Mozambique schoolkids use theatre to warn against child marriage SHARE U.S. Idaho ...
By Jolanta 8 16 comments Australia Mar 2
Bernie’s launch. Speech was a barn “berner.” Democracy is coming to the USA? Facebook
By ToolGuy 7 10 comments Canada Mar 2
This is why we can't have nice things.
By dokala 7 9 comments MD Mar 2
I took a drive in the snow yesterday. It was Friday, so I tuned in to NPRs "Science Friday." I don't usually listen to NPR because it has become a propaganda machine for the corporatists of America. One segment I listened to had an author who had ...
By Enchanter 6 10 comments OR Mar 2
How much are you losing in taxes this year?
By celticagent 7 17 comments MA Mar 2
Just know that
By 48thRonin 8 8 comments NC Mar 2
LINK Debunked: "Socialism Has Never Worked" - YouTube
By skado 8 11 comments AL Mar 1
LINK Two Santa Clauses or How The Republican Party Has Conned America for Thirty Years
By BSquared 6 4 comments TX Mar 1
LINK Fordham confirms that Trump team threatened the school if his grades became public - MarketWatch
By david75090 7 9 comments TX Mar 1
POLL Violation of the 8th Amendment? People doing life for nonviolent crime..[democracynow.org]
By thinkwithme 6 27 comments NM Feb 26
Congressman Gaetz (R -FL) is an example of just how smarmy Trump Republicans have become.
By t1nick 7 22 comments NM Feb 26
LINK What if the problem of poverty is that it’s profitable to other people? | Books | The Guardian
By skado 8 30 comments AL Feb 26
Elon on point.
By Marcel3405 6 8 comments WA Feb 26
Not sure where I stand on this because of the age of this cross monument and how it speaks to a different era. I am interested how the Supreme Court rules. Also interesed in hearing how other folks form an opinion about it. [npr.org]
By mojo5501 6 25 comments WI Feb 25
So it would appear that all or almost all of the people in this country who are against abortion are also pro death penalty....yet they call themselves Pro-Life. How does that work? Obvisouly when you compartmentalize ideas in your brain competeing ...
By ABD 4 31 comments TX Feb 25
LINK Ilhan Omar Owes No Apologies, Apologies Are Owed Her
By Krish55 7 9 comments FL Feb 24
The Dems have real trouble going into 2020. Nobody appears to have one of the critical ingredients for success - charisma. Beto O'Roarke has charisma and is gaining name recognition, but has not entered the race. The others are not personality ...
By t1nick 7 32 comments NM Feb 24
"The National Rifle Association is facing scrutiny over publishing a magazine spread that depicts House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and former Rep. Gabby Giffords, a victim of gun violence, next to a large headline that reads "Target Practice.”...
By cava 7 19 comments FL Feb 23
someone mentioned Animal Farm in a post yesterday. i read it maybe 50 yrs ago. this morn before i finally got up i was drifting in & out of consciousness & had an image of the special pigs in their big house sitting around a table laden with food & ...
By callmedubious 7 7 comments Canada Feb 23
JOHN PILGER: The War on Venezuela is Built on Lies [consortiumnews.com] (Every major chavista reform was voted on, notably a new constitution of which 71 percent of the people approved each of the 396 article that enshrined unheard of freedoms,...
By William_Mary 7 9 comments OH Feb 23
Pretty close to accurate....
By SkotlandSkye 8 12 comments OK Feb 23
Trump Tax Cuts Hand Banks $28.8bn Bonus [a.msn.com]
By Charliesey 6 9 comments FL Feb 23
POLL Have we (America) separated church and state? What makes you think that? I don't think so, but I'd like to hear other opinions, I assume the general answer would be no. I think if we separated church and state there would be no "under God" ...
By CoffeeChamp 4 44 comments WA Feb 22
I have a horrible memory. Yesterday, I watched "a person" being interviewed, I believe it was a former Deputy FBI Director. He openly said, "Trump lies constantly." He has the guts to say that. APPLAUSE!!!!
By Diogenes 7 12 comments Canada Feb 22
Welcome to NC....
By Heidi68 7 12 comments NC Feb 21
LINK Colorado legislature sends bill to governor that would favor popular vote over Electoral College | TheHill
By chalupacabre 8 10 comments WA Feb 21
LINK Notable women
By JackPedigo 8 5 comments WA Feb 21
So fucking true!
By RileyStevens 7 6 comments WA Feb 20
POLL The Bern man is in, man. Bernie Sanders Launches 2020 Presidential Campaign, No Longer An Underdog [n.pr]
By CallMeDave 8 36 comments VA Feb 19
Any pro-wall atheists out there? I have been down near the border filming my latest documentary recently, and I didn't see any sign of this "emergency" or whatever it's being touted as.
By Shaggy 4 31 comments AZ Feb 19
If wealth was the result of hard work . . .
By THHA 7 17 comments AZ Feb 18
“a "coordinated, unlawful and substantially resourced absentee ballot scheme" in two counties carried out by a political operative hired by the Republican candidate” [apple.news]
By Marcel3405 6 4 comments WA Feb 18
AOC must be doing something right. All the conservative have their panties in a bunch trying to disparage her.
By t1nick 7 9 comments NM Feb 16
For sara sanders to be interviewed by Robert Mueller is a very bad day for this White House occupant.
By Marcel3405 6 14 comments WA Feb 16
No truer words have ever been spoken. 👏🏼👏🏼
By 48thRonin 8 6 comments NC Feb 15
LINK AOC is Under Fire Because She is Right
By Krish55 7 18 comments FL Feb 14
Ah, Amore.
By dokala 7 8 comments MD Feb 14
i snopesed this. it's true. the trouble isn't that a vile and stupid woman said something vile and stupid. the trouble is (ask gabby giffords about this if you don't believe me) that somewhere, some vile and stupid person is going to read it or ...
By genessa 8 10 comments MN Feb 13
With the children who have died in custody why isn't someone's head on the table?
By Marine 8 10 comments CT Feb 12
POLL Would you vote for Kamala Harris for President? Kamala Devi Harris (/ˈkɑːmələ/ KAH-mə-lə; born October 20, 1964) is an American attorney and politician who has served as the junior United States Senator from California since 2017. A member of ...
By AirForceNurse1 6 31 comments CA Feb 12
Poverty exists because...
By Lutherzme 7 6 comments PA Feb 11
The things that we find aren’t all new but our forefathers decisions to ignore them in pursuit of greed has only enabled these corporations to remove us from our power.
By 48thRonin 8 4 comments NC Feb 11
Why are people so hostile towards President Donald Trump? This question was asked on Quora, and here is probably the best response so far (thank you to Chris O'Leary). Please take the time to read the whole thing (a little long I know, but ...
By ATDayHiker 7 36 comments TN Feb 11
Would someone please explain to me how being against Israel's actions somehow makes one an anti-Semite? Israel is a nation-state, and its actions are legitimate targets for praise or criticism, as are the actions of any nation-state. Being ...
By Elganned 7 14 comments MI Feb 11
Right wing demagogues are now screaming "socialism" -- attempting to discredit democratic thrusts simply by trying to attach that label. Guess what? Governmental programs designed to benefit all of the people are called for by socialism. Many ...
By wordywalt 8 4 comments FL Feb 7
LINK Pope Francis confirms priests' abuse of nuns included "sexual slavery"
By gueronihilista 4 8 comments TX Feb 6
State of the Union addresses are just glorified political rallies. As such, personally I'm wholly uninterested in what any President SAYS during their address; I'm only ever interested in what they DO after the address. Actions, not words, are ...
By TheMiddleWay 8 5 comments CA Feb 5
Fox, apoplectic over its own polling showing wide public support for @AOC and @ewarren's wealth tax proposals, literally blames the fact that schools teach kids to be fair: "The idea of fairness has been promoted in our schools for a long time." ...
By jerry99 7 8 comments CO Feb 5
Lest we forget the Cold War Those of us who lived through the Cold War remember what it was like to wake up every day to the threat of nuclear destruction and MADD (mutually assured destruction). In the 60's we had air raid siren drills ...
By t1nick 7 10 comments NM Feb 2
Why don't we teach coping skills in schools? We have physical education, I assume because of Roosevelt IDK. Wouldnt it serve kids (and the world) to understand and manage emotions?
By authentica 5 21 comments GA Feb 2
Fascinating America is falling out if love with billionaires, and it's about time. [latimes.com] Many people don't understand what that kind of wealth even means. Most people would consider themselves rich if they had some money left over ...
By dokala 7 9 comments MD Feb 2
LINK Trump says US will withdraw from nuclear arms treaty with Russia | World news | The Guardian
By snytiger6 8 9 comments WA Feb 1
If you're keeping score: Criminal charges per administration since 1970: TRUMP: +100 (so far) OBAMA: 0 GWB: 16 CLINTON: 2 GHWB: 1 REAGAN: 26 CARTER: 1 FORD: 1 NIXON: 76 If you're counting: R's: 220 D's: 3 (from Thorsten @Airvooocht)
By jerry99 7 19 comments CO Jan 31
POLL Will Trump win? biblesinschools
By Instajacome 3 31 comments NJ Jan 29

Please improve my definitions and add to any advantages and disadvantages DEBATE. A motion for reaching a decision by voting is proposed by a neutral chair.Two opposing pairs of lead ...
By Mcflewster 7 6 comments UK Jan 27
LINK Mississippi May Mandate Ten Commandments and Pledges to State, U.S. Flags in Schools | JFP Mobile | Jackson, Mississippi
By Dmej114 7 12 comments MI Jan 19
POLL Medicare for all - are you for or against it? I've never had a hospital bill in my life. And I've had asthma since birth, my mother and I had to spend two weeks in the hospital after I was born, I've had jaw surgery aswell as multiple injuries ...
By BornAtheist 4 35 comments Sweden Jan 19
Excited for the woman’s march tomorrow!!! ✊🏼✊🏽 Ps. Men go too! Last year so many awesome men were there to support our message! Both my sons came 😁
By goldrose 7 14 comments CA Jan 19
Exactly. ...
By Rob1948 7 4 comments TN Jan 18
Native American communities bear brunt of shutdown with medicine shortages & suspended food programs! Democratic members of Congress held a hearing Tuesday on the effects of the shutdown on health, education and employment in Native ...
By of-the-mountain 8 4 comments TX Jan 18
Equal Opportunity Hater. I am against the Left. I am against the Right. They both can be wrong you know. You don't have to choose. Or do you? Am I wrong? Or is everyone else?
By IrmaBast 3 4 comments GA Jan 13
I was hammered going to an Athiest party with the short phrase go god concept blasts. The “you will regret leaving the God concept you’ve went from you maybe know what you’re doing support to maybe you don’t know what you’re doing” and ...
By Shoulderwarmer 4 11 comments FL Jan 3
Atheist/Agnostic Conservative Mind....
By KenChang 7 21 comments WA Jan 2
George HW Bush, while not an overly favorite person of mine, he had his moments. So I have his funeral on now. Why ? I am fascinated by pomp and circumstance - though not always the circumstances. I like watching the military pallbearers maneuver...
By evergreen 8 12 comments FL Dec 5, 2018
LINK Lost Cause for the Confederacy For those who think the civil war has ended think again
By JackPedigo 8 9 comments WA Dec 3, 2018
LINK Humanists call for abolition of blasphemy law in proposed hate crime legislation - Scottish Legal News
By Dougy 7 9 comments WV Nov 29, 2018
LINK Tucker vs. Bill Nye the Science Guy - YouTube
By paul1967 8 5 comments CA Nov 28, 2018
Should churches and clergy pay regular taxes? Why should the fireman teacher and nurse have to work to support the freeloading clergy? How is that a separation of church and state?
By MauiMike 5 16 comments HI Nov 21, 2018
It's been my observation that when folks speak on religious freedoms they are not talking about the right to unencumbered worship in their private space but rather the freedom to come into the public space to harass those citizens who may have ...
By MauiMike 5 4 comments HI Nov 21, 2018
Are you a Centrist? Centrism is a political ideology based on reason and pragmatism considerate of short and long-term thinking - Centrism is not defined by compromise or moderation, it is considerate of them. ... Modern definitions sometimes ...
By balou 8 19 comments TX Nov 14, 2018
There is a problem far bigger than Trump in this country and it is the very reason he is Pres today. Can we PLEASE stop screaming about him and start screaming about stuff that will actually give us a chance in fixing our situation? Our govt is ...
By jniece 5 17 comments CA Nov 12, 2018
Fellow defenders of freedom, free speech. It is a sad moment for those values. The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) ruled that defaming the Prophet Muhammad exceeds the permissible limits of freedom of expression. They ruled that an Austrian ...
By Lucignolo 6 6 comments FL Nov 5, 2018
POLL Blue Wave or Blue let down?
By paul1967 8 14 comments CA Nov 5, 2018
There are posts here about the recent shooting at the synagogue in pittsburgh. most people realize that this was a horrible event and that antisemitism itself is horrible, but i am alarmed to see that some people are responding with antisemitic ...
By genessa 8 30 comments MN Nov 1, 2018
If you support shutting down a site because it's members are allowed to promote anti-semitic views (Gab.com)... ... would you also support shutting down a site because it's members promote anti-theistic views (agnostic.com)? How is promoting ...
By TheMiddleWay 8 43 comments CA Oct 30, 2018
Interesting news out of Idaho regarding the gubernatorial race there. Any Idahoans want to comment? HuffPost: In Deep Red Idaho, Voters Are Fanatic About Democrat Paulette Jordan. [huffingtonpost.com]
By Condor5 8 9 comments CA Oct 23, 2018
Has your Atheism affected your patriotism?
By JazznBlues 7 77 comments MN Oct 23, 2018
Is the world becoming more atheist?
By jonnylou 3 53 comments UK Oct 21, 2018
I've finally given some responses to the people who responded to my not thought out post about homeless people being lazy and/or stupid. I apologize for such a shallow question. It stemmed from exhaustion and frustration with the homeless ...
By marlayne 5 21 comments CA Oct 19, 2018
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