Tag: atheism

Morality comes from within, by definition.

The debate about morality trundles on, with the devout claiming there can't be morality without their 'gods', and the irreligious pointing out how insulting that statement is. Only today, I stumbled across a hilarious thread featuring a 'Ken Ham' style evangelist, screaming till he was blue in the keyboard that 'only religious people can have morality ...

How Religions Work

All religions, like every attempt at mind-control, work by exploiting a weakness in the mental modelling mechanism humans use to represent the real world. This weakness usually manifests as fear, or distrust, and is a symptom of a fundamental underlying issue, which can be summarised as 'thinking is hard'. The religious would really like the world ...