A Candle in the Dark

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What harm is there in letting them have their beliefs?

with 3 comments

A powerful message from cectic, the webcomic.

Image from cectic

On a related note, with the creationist propaganda movie Expelled crying about “oppression” in academics, Blake Stacey has a much more informative and saddening post, titled “Creation, Power and Violence”, about the actual discrimination that educators face in the United States for teaching evolution in science classes.

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Written by parseval

April 19, 2008 at 11:57 am

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  1. That was extremely powerful. Really puts paid to that question. Plenty of harm to be found.

    Dana Hunter

    April 19, 2008 at 5:06 pm

  2. Sam Harris made an interesting point about this topic. He pointed out that with what is going on in the middle east these sorts of ideological beliefs are really the major barrier between mankind and a truly global civilization.

    theballoonman

    April 20, 2008 at 8:37 am

  3. great graphic! and thanks for the link. very disturbing article by Blake Stacey.

    Suvrat

    April 20, 2008 at 9:52 pm


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