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by hamilton
Fri Oct 31, 2008 9:19 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Is it time to start an Irish Atheists Association?
Replies: 142
Views: 39090

Excellent idea.

A necessary institution. It would have to have a point from the outset - not just an organisation for the sake of it. Set out with an 'Atheist bus' campaign or something similar for the ROI, and I'm sure interest would blossom.
by hamilton
Tue Oct 28, 2008 9:24 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: The atheist bus
Replies: 59
Views: 16271

Atheist Bus

The response to this campaign - before the ads even went up - is heartening. Hopefully it will give strength to others to speak up for Atheism.
by hamilton
Sun Oct 26, 2008 5:54 pm
Forum: Separation of Church and State
Topic: Letter sent to Times and Independent about the Angelus
Replies: 12
Views: 4364

I'm going to start this years email campaing to have the crib removed from the GPO which is a public building. If you really feel that strong about it, why not chuck a Molotov Cocktail in the window of the GPO? Alternatively, you could take another route on your way to the northside of Dublin City?...
by hamilton
Sun Oct 05, 2008 10:23 pm
Forum: Separation of Church and State
Topic: Letter sent to Times and Independent about the Angelus
Replies: 12
Views: 4364

Letter sent to Times and Independent about the Angelus

'The Angelus', broadcast by RTÉ does not reflect modern Ireland and is biased in favour of Christian, presumably Catholic, viewers. This contravenes RTÉ's Programme Standards and Guidelines 2008, and owing to this should be replaced with something which is not partisan. An examination of these guide...
by hamilton
Mon Aug 18, 2008 8:44 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: the angelus and rte
Replies: 69
Views: 15046

great research - now what?

That research should be used to ask RTÉ why they have such explicit religious programming. Well done!