"Life begins before sperm fertilizes an ovum. All 300 million sperm that are released in an ejaculation are alive, so are the unfortunate 400 thousand potential eggs that females are born with that get wasted by not being fertilized. I'd…"
A group for atheist, freethinking, secular women (and men) who want to discuss, rant or just vent their feelings about the oppression and patriarchy of religion and support each other in fighting it and many other things that oppress women.See More
"You might be right Marianne. Democracy should bring about sovereignty of the majority. The majority of the American population is unrepresented in the US government. Too many Americans get disenfranchised when their voting rights are curtailed by ad…"
"The high viewer density of TV stations like Fox “News” and the popularity of organisations like Focus on the Family, Christian Voice (USA), Christian Coalition of America, Eagle Forum, and The Family render a lot of Americans too stupid…"
"Those damn Quebecois’ atheists demonstrated that Christopher Hitchens should not have used the word ‘everyone’ when he said: “Everything everyone thinks they know about [Mother Teresa] is false. It must be the single…"
"I agree that anyone should be able to love and make love to any consenting party. When I debate the subject of “choice” with homophobes I usually ask if they could imagine that anyone would choose to be gay in a world full of ignorant…"
"Fundamentalists seem to use their Bible to look for passages they can use to justify all sorts of bigotry in the same way semi-literate people only read the steamy passages in Lady Chatterley’s Lover.
That explains why very rich fundamentalist…"
"I think that it’s not smart to compare sexual child abuse with instilling a fear of hell in children. Everybody is different. I was totally unimpressed by stories about hell and just pushed his hand away when a male teacher tried to…"