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    Feminist Bigotry

    What's Wrong With Feminism? Posted in contraeverything's blog 2008-12-14 A very foolish attorney recently remarked to me, "Feminism died in the 80's." If only.... In fact, feminism is very much alive today. So alive that it is pervasive. So pervasive that we do not even...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 22 Responses Sep 1, 2011

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    Response To Fundamentalism

    I agree. Fundamentalism is at the very least intellectually dishonest, no matter where it comes from.  Fundamentalism used to make negative opinions would be prejudiced.This is why I'm an Agnostic.
    flobadine flobadine 31-35, M Jan 14, 2013

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    Wake Up ! Syrians Are Being Killed.

    Please spread awareness Amnesty International has evidence of flagrant violations of international humanitarian law in Aleppo, Syria. We are working to get this footage in the hands of journalists and media influencers around the world. If you would like to help please...
    Vivagalore Vivagalore 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2012

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    The Ten Oppressions

    Bear with me...there's some boring history involved. There was a bit of controversy a while back about putting up the Ten Commandments on the courthouse lawn in *Somewhere,U.S.A.  I have sided with the "whiners" or at least so we we're called.     Don't get me wrong...
    flobadine flobadine 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 2, 2011

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    Finally

    The Martin Luther King Jr. official memorial is going up! http://businessclarksville.com/2011/08/24/dr-martin-luther-king-jr-national-memorial-another-dream-built-31677/
    Digger1649 Digger1649 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 25, 2011

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    More Religious(atheist) Bigotry

    *This story was inspired by posts a friend made. It has been heavily edited, but is 90% his original work.* Believing one's unproven beliefs are superior to others is not prejudice, it is exclusivist religion. The morals taught by different religions can indeed be compared...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 29, 2011

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    Atheist Bigotry Throughout History

    Dark ages and the Enlightenment The de-Christianization of France during the French Revolution. The program of dechristianisation waged against Catholicism, and eventually against all forms of Christianity, included: removal of statues, plates and other iconography from...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 6 Responses Aug 23, 2011

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    Concerning Atheist Attacks On Theism

     "Cogito ergo sum"Je pense donc je suis" "I think, therefore I am" - A Theist  "For as a person has thought in his/her soul, so is he/she." Proverbs 23:7 (Literal Translation)  Some might think that the atheist faith tradition and social construct  would be content...
    WilliamC WilliamC 61-65, M 4 Responses Aug 8, 2012

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    You Don't Know The Truth And Other Limitations Of Our Species

    Lets shed a little Zen and address some statements which I base my opinion on and claims on ! Claim One: "The Bible is evidence of what is in the Christian doctrine. The Bible, however, is based on faith. Faith is not based in evidence." This isn't all that true is it...
    Vivagalore Vivagalore 31-35, F 6 Responses Aug 19, 2012

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    Ignorance

    Since bigotry is hatred of a person for belonging to a group and for no other reason, it is wrong. Lets not confuse disagreements or problems on a personal level with bigotry. People are allowed to disagree. They are allowed to hate you for waking them up at night with loud...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M Jul 31, 2011

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    More Religious Bigotry

    It is shameful that there are bigots who have hypocritically joined this group. It is also shameful that some Christians are allowed to have prejudiced groups like this one.  http://www.experienceproject.com/groups/Wonder-Where-The-Atheists-Love-Respect-And-Tolerance-Is...
    flobadine flobadine 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 15, 2012

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    Fundamentalism

    Fundamentalists have a different point of reference rather than always disagree with anything they don't understand. So - to a christian fundamentalist, if it disagrees with their understanding of the bible, it must be false. To a muslim fundamentalist, if it disagrees with...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 31, 2011

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    This Group Is For Anyone...

    who wishes to post something against prejudice (that isn't prejudiced itself).  If you can post without prejudice, you will have a voice here.
    flobadine flobadine 31-35, M 3 Responses Jul 31, 2011

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    jmmoosey jmmoosey 31-35, M Nov 8, 2014

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    Gay Marriage

    I have yet to see a person against gay marriage who didn't base their arguments on prejudice.  It bothers me that religion can still be cited in our government as reasons for denying a basic civil right.  I have hope that the nation will soon realize the unconstitutionality of...
    flobadine flobadine 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 1, 2011

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    Even More Atheist Bigotry

    please peruse the following: Http://www.str.org/site/News2?page=NewsArticle&id=5527
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M Aug 30, 2011

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    Ignorance

    Claiming anything without any evidence to back it up is to do so in ignorance.  Claiming something in ignorance is prejudice.  
    flobadine flobadine 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 2, 2011

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    After the election, I saw some extremely bigoted

    and racist things said against Tim Scott and Mia Love after they won their elections. Only reason people can't stand them is because they're both black.
    jmmoosey jmmoosey 31-35, M Nov 8, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    I really am glad to say that I admire men and women who have self respect. It is almost one of the worse things to see is older people acting young. I admire seeing older people...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 3 hrs ago

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    ! https://youtu.be/UbJ8jBlV_iw
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 5 hrs ago

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    Yes. 8AM Calculus on a Friday. So we were going over the chapter like usual. This guy then raised his hand and asked a honest question about one of the concepts/definitions. I...
    FortyTheRapper FortyTheRapper 22-25, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    So sick of people and their petty issues.... Do you even know what's going on in the world?
    y2kalmeida y2kalmeida 31-35, F 5 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I keep getting bullied by old friends over social media. I've gotten bullied my whole life so I'm pretty strong now, but sometimes it hurts cause after hearing it for awhile it...
    245Beautifuldisaster 245Beautifuldisaster 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Hehehehe.... .... ..... ........
    JessicaShaww JessicaShaww 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    It drives me crazy. 😡 also when people lick their fingers after every bite.
    Purplehairxx Purplehairxx 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    The belief in the very existence of race seems odd to me. Sure, sometimes it does seem to be self-evident. A black person looks different from a white person. However, what about...
    mmorgan0678 mmorgan0678 41-45, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    We all came from the same place. If you believe in Creation, we all came from one man and one woman. If you subscribe to Evolution, we all descended from a single speck of life. So...
    ArtieParty39 ArtieParty39 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    i dont know...it depends. if theres any people out there who hate everything about themselves in such fine detail, but also loves myself when i want to, who spends hours and days...
    thehippielife thehippielife 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    This may sound bad but to me suicide is just another extreme human behavior that we don't share amongst other species. With nearly 7 billion of us humans on the face of the earth...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    You use me your gone. You hurt me your gone. You call to tell me about your problems Only n don't ask me about my day or how I'm feeling your What GONE. I can do bad All By Myself...
    smileylove91212 smileylove91212 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I don't know how long you thought I would hold on. I don't know how you would think that once or twice every 2 months would keep me from asking the inevitable question about a time...
    KristinKelly KristinKelly 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    Why not tax rich. What do tea party gain from no taxes. What was original goal of taxes Why can wealthy dodge taxes Why do wealthy get tax breaks if dodging Wealthy...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 3 Responses Aug 26

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    I shut people out when I get hurt..
    cashetty69 cashetty69 51-55, M Aug 25

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    At every red light intersection I see at at 2 or more people on their addiction cell phone. And of course when the lights turn green you have to honk at them so they can put down...
    sumtone sumtone 31-35, M Aug 25

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    Like come on! If you're going to add me to your bloody circle them message me first. This isn't f#cking twitter or instagram, just letting you guys know adding me to your circle...
    BriarRose96 BriarRose96 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    I love that the Westboro Baptist Church got rick rolled by the Foo Fighters recently. I will be flat out blunt and say that I think Westboro Baptist Church is incredibly...
    MrsKat78 MrsKat78 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    Is there anyone else out there like me? I've been hurt so many times by people who are supposed to love me (my parents, siblings, and husband especially) that finally after so long...
    LongingForLove777 LongingForLove777 26-30, F 9 Responses Aug 24

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    I want you to know its the right thing Deep within my hearted souled passions a the desire The desire to let you know that it IS NOT OKAY Not okay to let me die Because your tongue...
    Hey4yu Hey4yu 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    11th grade art class there was this annoying kid who sat at my table. His name was Josh and he bugged the hell out of me. He'd always say his big brother was a professional mma...
    ShatteredGlassPlayground ShatteredGlassPlayground 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 23

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    I cannot begin to explain how this "what can you do for me" mentality effects our country, children and elderly. I have seen so many elderly disrespected and called profanities...
    westmary1984 westmary1984 31-35 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I find myself staring at people most days when I am out. I am always fascinated with people and their daily lives. I listen in on conversations when I am near people in public...
    givingtree13 givingtree13 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    For good reasons, who doesn't..
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 23

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    This bugs me, take the time to form a friendship, share some awesome moments together and without a word, they are gone just like that, no good byes no explanation. You check your...