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by lostexpectation
Tue Jan 04, 2011 12:14 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched
Replies: 23
Views: 10702

Re: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched

I agree with the underlying point you are making - that rejecting the truth of supernatural claims is a more reasonable position than asserting the truth of supernatural claims - and we can try to find a way to incorporate that point without undermining the main lobbying point we are making. In lob...
by lostexpectation
Tue Jan 04, 2011 11:49 am
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Mary Coughlan comes up with the worst of all solutions
Replies: 4
Views: 3243

Mary Coughlan comes up with the worst of all solutions

Proposal for new schools to share grounds Church silent to insurers on abuse suspects - The Irish Times - Tue, Jan 04, 2011 http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/ireland/2011/0104/1224286701674.html Critically, the reports says prospective school patrons must confirm their willingness to be part of a...
by lostexpectation
Sun Jan 02, 2011 9:49 pm
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: New right wing political party
Replies: 25
Views: 12380

Re: New right wing political party

If FF are right wing then the BLP, ALP and Obama are right wingers.[/quote]

they are, Obama certainly, alot of the parties shifted to the right in last decade, you can't mistake populism or localisms, or nationalism for being left wing.
by lostexpectation
Sun Jan 02, 2011 9:33 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Sinead O'conner's Open Letter...
Replies: 19
Views: 7396

Re: Sinead O'conner's Open Letter...

I hope her and Dermot Martin branch off the main CCL (and let them rot) and form a more humane catholic church for catholics in Ireland. i hope they don't, i don't see how she can't see the concept of superhuman all seeing deity was a tool for abuse, and Diarmid Martin amazes me in his abilty to sp...
by lostexpectation
Sun Jan 02, 2011 9:28 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched
Replies: 23
Views: 10702

Re: Teach Don't Preach Website Launched

sometimes I think people go to far in an attempt to appear reasonable, where are these atheistic schools with signs that say there is no god? secular schools take no position on the question of the truth or falsity of religious supernatural claims really that may be difficult in science class. that ...
by lostexpectation
Thu Dec 02, 2010 10:50 am
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Sad day for Dermotologists
Replies: 10
Views: 5438

Re: Sad day for Dermotologists

apparently he's going to spread his good works to the third world
by lostexpectation
Thu Dec 02, 2010 9:54 am
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: IHRC launches discussion paper
Replies: 10
Views: 5278

Re: IHRC launches discussion paper

It was a very interesting conference – concerned people should read the papers- maybe some one from boards.ie should post a link in parenting - Playing devils advocate here - but if we had secular schools here in Ireland (I wish), then only kids of secular parents would feel completely at home in t...
by lostexpectation
Tue Nov 30, 2010 6:31 am
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: New right wing political party
Replies: 25
Views: 12380

Re: New right wing political party

they're right wing
by lostexpectation
Mon Nov 29, 2010 9:39 pm
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: New right wing political party
Replies: 25
Views: 12380

Re: New right wing political party

ok populist right wing happy? (FF!)
by lostexpectation
Mon Nov 29, 2010 9:38 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: State may breach rights over religious class opt-out
Replies: 11
Views: 5487

Re: State may breach rights over religious class opt-out

not that the gov ever listen to anything the ihrc say