Tag: religion

How religion turned American politics into a bizarre anti-science spectacle | Big Think Top 10 2018

In 2008, the big Republican presidential candidates were asked: “How many of you believe in Darwinian biological evolution?” Two-thirds or three-quarters said, “I do.” In 2012, the same question was asked, same group of people—Republican presidential candidates—and it was already down to a third. In 2016, the 17 main candidates for the Republican nomination were asked: “Do you believe in...

Session 3: Religion in Mexican Politics, Migration, and Mexican American Communities, 1920-2020

– Welcome back, my name is Matthew Carnes. I’m an associate professor over at Georgetown University in our government department and I have the pleasure of directing our Center for Latin America studies. And I was thrilled when John asked me to moderate this panel. As you know throughout the day, we’ve been making our way through about the last...

Rahul Easwar – Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Vatican or Mecca – Keep off Politics – Times Now

Rahul Easwar of the Sabarimala trust spokesperson.. is joining us from London.. Sanal Edamaruku president of Indian rationalist association.. Ms. Rathnasree is director of the Nehru planetarium.. has a strong view on this.. My first question is to M.K Menon lawyer to the Travancore royal family.. Sir let me put it to you directly.. This is.. This is a legal...

Check out our Online Meetings! • You’re Invited to Join the Conversation with our New Online Group

How’s it going everyone? I’m Nick and you are listening to the Fresh Perspective Podcast. I am pleased to announce that the first internet-based Free Thought Forum has been created! It is now in operation, meeting 100% online each week, giving freethinkers from around the world the chance to participate. The best part is that all of you listening right...