"It's not contradictory at all. Most atheists are agnostic. The two terms deal with completely separate questions. 'Atheist' is a-theist, that is, without theism (the suffix a- from Greek means 'without') means someone who…"
"If you're not old enough to decide you are an atheist, then you can't be old enough to decide you are a Catholic. It's like saying you're not allowed to say you like yellow, but you can say you like green.
Also, 15 is plenty old…"
"This isn't a situation I've ever been in myself (my family is pretty secular), so it's probably based to take all this with a pinch of salt. Everything I'm saying will be pretty much entirely taken from Richard Wade, over at…"
"First of all, I'm truly sorry to hear about your grandmother. I honestly don't know what to say to that except that I hope she recovers.
The way I see it, for this life to have any value at all, it has to be the only one we have. If…"
"I completely agree. A universe that exists simply because the laws of nature mean it can and a human species that exists simply because a lump of rock orbiting a nuclear furnace happened to be capable of supporting it is, to me, far more beautiful…"
"I don't think it would work. There is nothing to unite atheists other than disbelief in a god. You simply cannot organise a group that is so diverse in its beliefs.
Other than that, I also dislike the idea of organising atheism like a…"
"Atheists are people who don't believe in a god. Everything else is optional. Of course, it's extremely rare for an atheist not to accept evolution.
Of course, you don't have to be an atheist to accept evolution. There are a great…"
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