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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 1 week, 4 days ago

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    You’re very welcome. :-)

    If you should ever have anymore questions, feel free to ask. While I do not claim to be the most educated atheist walking about, I do make the willful effort to […]

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 1 week, 4 days ago

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    You are correct in your definition of atheism but it is your interpretation of the same that differs.

    As I said before, there are atheists who make the positive assertion that no gods […]

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 1 week, 5 days ago

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    An agnostic does not necessarily “believe” both options by being undecided. Atheism is not the positive rejection of gods, it is not the belief that no gods exist, though there are atheists […]

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    Humanist Hope posted an update 1 week, 5 days ago

    Tonight, the chat bot’s name is observant horse. Ignore and report.

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 1 week, 5 days ago

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    Concerning your statement about randomness, randomness is difficult for our brains to process because frankly speaking we are just not wired that efficiently to understand randomness, it […]

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    Humanist Hope posted an update 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Today’s screen-name for the chat bot in the V/L chat is ”Non-Violent Grasshopper”. Ignore and report.

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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    The discussion of whether or not morality precedes religion (a claim supported by deceased atheist debater and famous contrarian Christopher Hitchens) is honestly an “a priori” […]

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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    I very much appreciated your input on heritability and faults in genetics and the simple explanation of evolution, especially the analogue to erosion.

    Insofar as how anyone can claim to […]

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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    I noted several of your points in short in the interest of brevity, please pardon my paraphrasing.

    ‚ÄĘPredetermination in genes.
    Actually this is predisposition towards certain traits, not […]

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    @skimrish @rainhelpstheflowersgrow @silent-radiance

    Please pardon my absence, I have been chasing a new job.

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 4 weeks ago

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    Insofar as “everything coming into being by chance”, that is a bit of a difficult answer to give. By “everything coming into being”, I must first seek a bit of clarification from you, just to […]

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    Humanist Hope started the forum topic Ask An Atheist! in the group Group logoAtheism 4 weeks ago

    Are you at all curious about atheism? This is the post for those questions.

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    Humanist Hope started the forum topic Atheist Hammered With Death Threats in the group Group logoAtheism 4 weeks ago

    Marie Schaub and her daughter, two plaintiffs in a lawsuit to remove a Ten Commandments monument outside Valley High School in New Kensington (Pennsylvania), had negotiated a settlement with the school District. […]

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    Humanist Hope posted an update 4 weeks ago

    Life is indeed hard, but there is strength to be found in all of us. Share that strength with one another, and show each next person that they are not alone.

    • Oli replied 4 weeks ago

      You are absolutely right @blackholehead, we all have strength and determination inside of ourselves that we can use to inspire others, keep being the amazing and compassionate human-being that you are, I’m always here for you, feel free to inbox me anytime, stay strong, you are never alone :) (hugs)

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    Humanist Hope posted a new activity comment 4 weeks ago

    In reply to: Cecelia posted an update its like people don’t want to be smart or kind, they’re only about how good or hot they look and that’s sad if that’s all you want, if that’s all you want to be (yourself)- or all you want […] View

    @invincible

    That particular brand of belief persists primarily in the very young. Most people learn as they grow older that looks are not everything, and their beliefs tend to change accordingly. This is not always the case, but it is the typical outcome.

    If you find yourself around people who judge and persecute based on appearance, know…[Read more]

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    Humanist Hope replied to the forum topic Are Gifts Really That Important? in the group Group logoDating & Relationship Gurus 1 month ago

    (@equestrian27) When it comes to love and relationships, there are essentially five “love languages” that people speak. That is, five typical ways that someone expresses affection and prefers to receive […]

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    Humanist Hope posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    Finally back and spending some time in the V/L chat.

    Remember that your life matters, and you are not alone.

    • Keep being the wonderful and compassionate human-being that you are @blackholehead, I’m always here if you need to chat or vent, feel free to inbox me anytime, stay strong, you are never alone :) (hugs)

    • Hello! It’s glad to see that you are back. I hope you learn to enjoy it once again :)

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    Humanist Hope posted an update 9 months, 1 week ago

    Make your 28,000 days count. Be the hero you need in your life. We have but one life to live and there will come a time when we must fight for our happiness and trust ourselves to make the right decision.

    Contact Humanist Hope through Facebook, Twitter, or here at blahtherapy. If you need a compassionate ear, there is hope.

    • Keep being the compassionate and amazing person that you are @blackholehead, this world needs more angels like you, I’m always here if you ever need to chat or vent, message me anytime, my inbox is always open, stay strong, you are never alone :) (hugs)

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    Humanist Hope posted a new activity comment 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    In reply to: Katherine posted an update So I’m 15 and my friend wants to see the Conjuring 2 with me and its rated R. My mom was fine with me going cause my friends mom was going to be with us but then my dad said it has to be […] View

    @teamtennantgirl

    All it takes is an adult. Call the theater; they’ll confirm.

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    Humanist Hope posted a new activity comment 9 months, 3 weeks ago

    In reply to: Franci posted an update in the group Sexuality, Gender, and Mental Health Is it ever okay for your mom to call you a ”slut”? I’m 20 and live with her…I also have a 1 year old and in nursing school. I started […] View

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    Hello, miss Franci.

    That practice is called “slut-shaming” and your mother has no business treating you in such a way. You have “bodily autonomy”, that is you have the first and ultimate say about what you do, or do not do with your body.

    It is not wrong or “dirty” for women to enjoy sex, and this sexist belief that it…[Read more]

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