Category Archives: Islam

Trump’s Religious Discrimination

As they argue Trump’s ban on travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries in the courts, the administration continues to maintain that major media outlets are not reporting on all terrorist activities. I had the opportunity to read through the list … Continue reading

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Religious Discrimination

Jan. 30, 2017 –  Ian Lustick, professor of comparative politics and political science at the University of Pennsylvania and author of “Trapped in the War on Terror,” told On Point host Tom Ashbrook Monday that President Trump’s executive order concerning … Continue reading

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Are you a Theist, A-theist or Anti-theist?

I have a friend named Don who is a want-to-be philosopher. He argues many points of atheism and religion, believes that his power of deduction is correct and will reveal the truth. In reality, he sometimes just powers his way … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin Insults Christians

If you have not heard, Sarah suffers from “foot-in-mouth” disease and is now in trouble with the Christian right, middle and left. Yes, she has pissed off everyone. You see, Sarah was a keynote speaker at the NRA’s “Stand and … Continue reading

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Religious Wars

On LinkedIn’s Sociology Religious group, Aman Shah of Pakistan asked a simple question: Does local / religious leader play an important role in settling feuds? Well, not as simple as to garner a simple answer as “No.” In fact, it … Continue reading

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Death of Young Child – Jahi McMath

This is a conflict between one’s religious beliefs and the state. Jahi McMath is being kept “alive’ by artificial means; a feeding tube and breathing apparatus keeping her physically “alive.” However, without brain function, there is no hope in Jahi … Continue reading

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Leave Religion Out of the Discussion on Syria

Damned if we do. Damned if we don’t. The question the President and Congress must answer on September 9 is clear: Does the United States take military action against Syria’s Assad government for the use of sarin gas against their … Continue reading

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Angry at Atheists, but Why? It was the T-Shirt.

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The scene: April 25, 6:00 pm – Walmart on Broadway, Columbia, MO I entered Walmart to visit the pharmacy on this wonderful spring evening and I could not help but notice an attractive woman, dark hair, about 5’8” plus her … Continue reading

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Happy Festivus and Philip Navada – Whoever Philip is.

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It is 11:00pm Christmas eve as I write this short note. As some already realize, December 25 marks seven days before the start of Valentine Day sales, having seen the first indications at my local Macy’s and Target. It also … Continue reading

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Logic, Pascal’s Wager and God

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Last Wednesday, I had the opportunity to join the Columbia Atheists and The University of Missouri Skeptics, Atheists, Secular Humanists, & Agnostics (MU-SASHA) and about 40 others to listen to JT Eberhard, co-founder of Skepticon and atheist blogger. JT talked … Continue reading

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