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Censorship

Posted 06-09-2019 at 01:37 PM by ginasantiago

I have been watching several people on You Tube voice their concerns about having their channel taken down if they say the wrong word or voice an opinion that doesn't sit well with "some" people. They are taking steps so you don't lose their channel and can find them elsewhere on line. I really hadn't thought much about this until the other evening.
While attending a comedy performance, the entertainer was interrupted because he was not being sensitive enough. Basically, all...
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Why religion is dangerous

Posted 06-09-2019 at 09:49 AM by KaraZetterberg153
Updated 06-18-2019 at 08:56 PM by KaraZetterberg153

The original list with one addition:

By religion [R] I mean both the organized and the personal kind ("spiritual"); any belief system reliant on the supernatural.
By dangerous [D] I mean damaging to long and short term human well-being.

In no particular order of importance:
1. R, if followed mindlessly and indiscriminately, closes the mind to alternative perspectives.
2. R short-circuits and closes the mind, preventing further intellectual...
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