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with luck, balls are better than brains

The U.S. was founded on two racist principles: the system of slavery, the source of much of its wealth (and England’s too), and the need to rid the national territory of Native Americans, whom the Declaration of Independence explicitly describes as “the merciless Indian savages,” and whom the framers saw as barring the expansion of the “superior” race. Immigrants were supposed to be basically “Anglo-Saxon,” in accord with racist myths of the founding fathers that persisted through the 19th century. Continue reading

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Trump administration is anti-science

There is plenty of evidence that the Trump administration is anti-science. For example:

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Science, religion, and human behavior

Nietzsche famously said that there are not facts, only interpretations. The claim of science is rationality, but scientist are human, and therefore limited on the capacity to perceive reality objectively. The tool used by the scientific discipline to approach objectivity … Continue reading

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The Nature of Reality

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The Mind & Life Institute

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theory of evolution

Religious Groups’ Views on Evolution Updated February 3, 2014 Published on Dec 7, 2015 Zakir Naik fails to impress a young medical student with his lies about the true meaning of the term scientific theory, zakir then rage quits from … Continue reading

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Doomsday Dashboard

Doomsday Dashboard The Doomsday Clock is a symbolic clock face, representing a countdown to possible global catastrophe (e.g. nuclear war or climate change). It has been maintained since 1947 by the members of the Science and Security Board of the … Continue reading

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December 21, 2015 12:36 PM Miss Puerto Rico 2015 Destiny Velez, was suspended indefinitely by the Miss America Organization after she blasted out several anti-Muslim comments on Twitter. Velez was enraged by liberal filmmaker Michael Moore‘s protests in front of … Continue reading

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Climate Change is a Crime ~ The Art of Fooling Ourselves

Originally posted on Living the Great Turning:
“To protect our own wealth and well-being we are destroying the welfare of the world’s poorest people. When one group of people forcibly removes something from another group for their own benefit, it…

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Published on May 16, 2013 “Richard Feynman is one of the most iconic, influential and inspiring scientists of the 20th century. He helped design the atomic bomb, solved the mystery of the Challenger Shuttle catastrophe and won a Nobel Prize. … Continue reading

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