Immortality has always been of interest to humanists, as the logical endpoint of taking up our station in the Universe, under our own terms. But the author abandons ship just when it starts to get (very) interesting, as academics do – feigning wisdom.
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“Biologist Edward O. Wilson, considered to be one of the world’s greatest living scientists, argues for the fundamental unity of all knowledge and the need to search for consilience–the proof that everything in our world is organized in terms of a small number of fundamental natural laws that comprise the principles underlying every branch of learning.
Why relax arms control one week before the most important Arms Trade Treaty of our generation?
Pentagon puppet par excellence..
“It’s been a wonderful experience.” observes Martin McGlade, who convinced his local Humanist chapter that they had much to learn from traditional religion.
Humanism has been hijacked by the atheists, who somehow must obsess over religion, despite their supposed abnegation of it, then hide under our skirts…
A large standing military, a large contractor base, and its widespread congressional patronage network cannot survive without war or the threat of war to lubricate the continuing money flow it requires.
”I regard the use of the term “humanism” to mean secular humanism or atheism to be one of the greatest tragedies of twentieth century movementology, perpetrated by second-class minds and perpetuated by third-class polemicists and village atheists.” (R. Joseph Hoffmann)
A single social program is transforming how countries all over the world help their poor.
The Pentagon’s perpetual war plans.
More Pentagon spending on equipment for current and future wars.