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Category Archive: Humanism

Oct 21 2013

Hurt

I hurt myself today To see if I still feel I focus on the pain The only thing that’s real – NIN

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Jun 26 2013

Time Magazine – No Deity Will Save Us; We Must Save Ourselves

Joe Klein’s piece on Time Magazine that made their front page is about Service. In particular service to a cause that is good and how it heals those who are suffering with PTSD and how it can give purpose to “a life lost”. In particular it discusses combat PTSD which has to be differentiated to …

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May 04 2013

SSA Blogathon – And So It Begins!

Well! The Hangout is now properly online. People are there discussing things (Smoking Meat and Swamps…) but we have a variety of things to do including playing our version of Cards (well Hangouts) Against Humanity while I blog. Update – We are now just $5 short of the Target, so anyone who wants to round …

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Apr 27 2013

Dear Boston

in partnership with Boston Atheists and the Humanist Community at Harvard, American Atheists, Inc. wants to educate public officials about the diversity of their communities in times of tragedy and atheists’ desire and need to be included.

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Mar 30 2013

What can you live on

What can you live on?

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Mar 25 2013

Food – Please Sir, Can I Have Some More?

One of the biggest killers in the world is malnourishment. It’s a global issue and covers a variety of conditions affecting both the developed and the developing nations. It’s a global phenomenon. Yes you did hear me right, we in the west have malnourishment issues just as much as we in the developing world face …

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Nov 20 2012

Waahmbulance

I was supposed to write about Bal Thackeray but in light of the arrests of those who have spoke out against this odious man who has harmed countless lives in the name of Hindutva and whose antics have made Hindus look like a bunch of intolerant toss weasels… In light of the backlash against those …

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Nov 15 2012

Kids these Days

With their gangs and their baggy pants and their hophip music and their atheism. So what’s the pope so mad about today? Is it the millions of people doomed to die in Africa if they don’t use condoms? Is it the treatment of homosexuals in Uganda where they are planning to execute gay people? Is …

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Dec 24 2011

Merry Christmas

You know? You can celebrate holidays by doing your own thing right? I never really celebrated christmas becaus I was a Hindu (Duh! Why don’t you guys have a day where you get drunk and throw paint at each other? Why don’t you guys have a festival solely devoted to money? Why don’t you guys …

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Oct 21 2011

Catholic Humanism is another term for evangelism

Austin Iverleigh’s Op-Ed piece deems humanism (which by nature is secular and universal) an inferior concept to something he calls Catholic Humanism, and quotes the pope on various challenges being made to the secular world. See humanism is an approach to philosophy that espouses human centric ideology. Catholicism by it’s very nature requires faith in a …

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