ozatheist on September 28th, 2007

I’ve been busy blogging at Faith Works Blog today, so if you are interested in what I have to say please check it out. I have also updated my FAQ page, and included my major post to the faith works blog on my FAQ page. cheers all OzAtheist

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ozatheist on September 27th, 2007

Those Catholics are at it again, they still don’t want people to use condoms. So if they can’t convince or bully them, then they try scaring them. ABC news reports: The head of the Catholic Church in Mozambique is reportedly claiming that condoms and some drug treatments are deliberately infected with the AIDS virus as a part [...]

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ozatheist on September 27th, 2007

I heard this term on TV last night from a Professor of Sociology at Harvard, in regard to the Jena 6 (sorry, I forget his name). By all accounts this concept has been used many times in the past to produce change in society, particularly in America. The Women’s Christian Temperance Union used it in [...]

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ozatheist on September 26th, 2007

  There have been several responses to this load of tripe: http://www.nwanews.com/nwat/Editorial/57451/ The best I have read so far is this: http://atheistexperience.blogspot.com/2007/09/why-do-atheists-speak-out-this-is-why.html There is nothing else I could add to Martin’s letter except to advertise it as far and wide as possible.

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ozatheist on September 20th, 2007

For a kids cartoon this often has some pretty funny one-liners, and I’m guessing an atheist or two is on the writing team. The show centers around three main characters: Aang, Katara, and Sokka (Sokka is very cynical and skeptical of just about everything); getting over the whole: air, water, fire, earth bending stuff being [...]

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ozatheist on September 19th, 2007

Just got an email from Flybuys letting me know how many points I currently have, and some ways to spend them. One of the things listed was donating them (10,000 points at a time) to the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation, so I just did. This has got nothing to do with my usual blogging, and [...]

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ozatheist on September 18th, 2007

Do we all want to, or need to, belong to something? Over at Pharyngula, and I’m sure many other sites, there is a discussion on an article, Moral Psychology and the Misunderstanding of Religion by Jonathan Haidt, in which he states “religious believers in the United States are happier, healthier, longer-lived, and more generous to [...]

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ozatheist on September 16th, 2007

as reported in The Herald newspaper Sat 15 Sep: Warren Jeffs, head of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, a breakaway Mormon clan (I didn’t know the mormons had breakaway clans, and its a bit scary that even mormons have gone fundie) has been charged as an accomplice to rape after [...]

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ozatheist on September 14th, 2007

I’ve also just joined Mojoeys Atheist Blogroll, however I can’t get the blogroll to display on my site. WordPress doesn’t like javascript and I haven’t worked out how to use the other way. At least I have his link in the sidebar.

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ozatheist on September 14th, 2007

Just joined Atheist Forums, guess that means even more reading and posting for me. 25 hours/day  anybody?

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