We all know that social media is full of the wilfully ignorant, the misinformed, and the downright stupid, but in some idiot's Twitter profile the phrase 'Progressivism is a disease' is on full display, for all and sundry to read. Seriously? Let's analyse what progressivism is about. It's quite similar to liberalism, and it's common … Continue reading Progressivism is a Disease?
When I was a teenager I witnessed dramatic shifts of my father’s moods, and none more so than the days leading up to a full Moon, during, and several days afterwards. My mother told me that when my grandfather met him, he instantly said that there was something peculiar about him, and upon my mother … Continue reading Howl at the Moon
It's currently the top twitter trend in the U.K, and it's perhaps the most desperate and pathetic way for the U.S government to turn a blind eye to the real problem. President Trump made an accusation from pure ignorance that the atrocities in both El Paso and Dayton are because of video games. 'We must … Continue reading Video games are to blame
Mass shootings in America have become common place. It’s almost the norm in modern times, and it’s becoming more regular. One thing that really baffles me is when Americans say that guns aren’t the problem, and should matches be banned because of forest fires. This is an argument from ignorance, and arrogance because they don’t … Continue reading The United States and its gun culture
Bear with me here, as I know that this is a controversial subject, but is Communism all bad? Countries that adopted it, despite being regimes about total control, many were trying to improve every day life and their countries economy, and at some parts of the 20th century a third of the world was Communist. … Continue reading Is Communism misunderstood?
'In God We Trust' has been the motto of the United States of America since 1956, and it replaced 'E pluribus unum' that had been used since 1782, which in Latin means 'Out of many, one'. In 1956 a law was approved and passed by Dwight Eisenhower which said that 'IN GOD WE TRUST' must … Continue reading Why is ‘In God we Trust’ so important to many Americans?
As a Humanist I agree with Humanism's principles that everyone has a right to be treated fairly, equally and be treated with dignity. ''Humanists make their ethical decisions based on reason, empathy, and a concern for human beings and other sentient animals'' What is anti-Theism? Anti-Theism (ἀντί-θεός) is literally one who's opposed to the belief, … Continue reading Is anti-theism irrational?