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by lostexpectation
Wed Feb 09, 2011 9:59 pm
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: AI supporting political party(ies)
Replies: 62
Views: 18990

Re: AI supporting political party(ies)

a quote from the facebook Atheist Ireland Tony, assuming you mean the AI logo on this page, some AI members are administrators of the page. It seems that, because of the software, this also means that we cannot post using our personal Facebook identities on this page. We're looking at how best to di...
by lostexpectation
Tue Feb 08, 2011 9:53 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Apostasy-Poll leaving Catholic church, Formal Act Defection
Replies: 15
Views: 9999

Re: Apostasy-Poll leaving Catholic church, Formal Act Defection

well there's that they'll still claim you and then theres they'll still count you. godly powers and census, i don't want either.
by lostexpectation
Fri Feb 04, 2011 3:18 pm
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Six Questions – Your Candidates Respond
Replies: 6
Views: 2508

Re: Six Questions – Your Candidates Respond

nice work, the party replies are fairly clear but i bet there be a lot of variation within the candidates of SF and LP
by lostexpectation
Tue Feb 01, 2011 1:32 pm
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Six Questions for Secular Voters
Replies: 6
Views: 2548

Re: Six Questions for Secular Voters

very good questions a nice spread of issues.
by lostexpectation
Tue Feb 01, 2011 1:31 pm
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Ahern says Church should be taxed on non-charitable income
Replies: 4
Views: 2060

Re: Ahern says Church should be taxed on non-charitable income

ah ahern always says the right things to the right people, what did he say of the state dialogue which has crawled along and what did cyprian say
by lostexpectation
Mon Jan 10, 2011 2:39 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Catholic Church confirms you can't defect anymore.
Replies: 4
Views: 2007

Re: Catholic Church confirms you can't defect anymore.

so the church are going to start another database?

surely the point is to rectify the information they do hold on you rather then create another list.
by lostexpectation
Mon Jan 10, 2011 1:32 am
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched
Replies: 23
Views: 8874

Re: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched

you seem incapable of comprehending that you can promote secular education from an atheist standpoint. you can't pretend to be neutral about your atheism.
by lostexpectation
Fri Jan 07, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched
Replies: 23
Views: 8874

Re: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched

I realise that this is a sensitive issue, and I believe that we should rephrase it in the final document. Here is how I think the confusion arose. Because the analogy is contained in a submission to the Irish Human Rights Commission, it was written in shorthand for addressing a current human rights...
by lostexpectation
Thu Jan 06, 2011 4:11 am
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched
Replies: 23
Views: 8874

Re: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched

The education policy of AI is “secular education based on human rights law.” It is not “an atheist education based on human rights law” for a reason. That reason is as follow:- The European Court of Human Rights and the UN put Religious schools and Atheist schools in the same category as they both ...
by lostexpectation
Wed Jan 05, 2011 3:04 am
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched
Replies: 23
Views: 8874

Re: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched

I think you'll feed other peoples fantasies about atheists schools to talk of them as if they could exist in Ireland. That's a fair point. We should make clear that we are not seeking atheist schools in Ireland, but illustrating that schools that were actively promoting atheism (which we are not se...