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by NorthOfTheBorder
Mon Oct 08, 2007 10:09 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Creationism out of the classroom
Replies: 11
Views: 5214

I've sent the following letter to Caitriona Ruane, minister for education in the Stormont assembly, to highlight the danger from those pushing creationism: Dear Ms. Ruane I wish to express my concern about certain questions posed to you by Mr. David Simpson M.P. M.L.A (DUP), regarding the teaching o...
by NorthOfTheBorder
Mon Oct 01, 2007 10:47 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Creationism out of the classroom
Replies: 11
Views: 5214

Not sure if this has been posted here yet... http://ie.youtube.com/watch?v=AGF2AxlQsYE Yeah, I've been watching this issue with a mixture of interest and disgust. I usually grumble about things like this and never end up doing anything, but this has really REALLY pissed me off. So it's time to get ...
by NorthOfTheBorder
Tue May 08, 2007 7:48 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: What "turned" you?
Replies: 71
Views: 24897

I freed my mind at the age of 13. Up until then, I hadn't been overly religious, but I did believe. I did have an uncle who was a priest, and his generally obnoxious nature (treated women like servants, in particular) did put me off religion to an extent. But the eureka moment for me was when I real...