What if the teen expresses a desire on his or her own for therapy? Should therapy be denied in that case?
Sorry for being a pedant, lol
A statement asserting the objective existence of something is an ontological claim, whereas a statement describing
Well, there is also the TDS they throw out to. No argument, you have TDS, you hate 'merica.
It's still the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and accords with usage of the term scientism throughout the scholarly world, as you can easily check for yourself by using something like Google Scholar. The point about not needing a god to explain evolution has nothing to do with the use of the term scientism. I use the term to maintain science and rationality, as it's only damaging to abuse the scientific method. And there are definitely atheistic fundies, mostly in their dogma and desire to convert others to their cause. (though I think anti-theist is a more accurate term than atheist).
Short version "jeet?"
He saw other cases were people were sued and lost tremendous savings.
The comment was about immigrants. Ther only is one kind of immigrant and that is legal. Illegal migration is a whole different point and I do not presume that any of those are educated or affluent. Perhaps you need to read a but closer before casting kneejerk aspersions about disingenuity.
Okay, I've given up on reading through all of the previous comments (828 and counting) first, so here's my input:
It's the Carolinas of the midwest
Sigh. Lets say none.
Prove what? I'm agreeing with you rudi. If you say something, only a bigoted moron would ask for facts to support it. See?
Good, I was growing weary of your nonsense, quickly.
Yeah. It does seem prevalent in a few fundamentalist Christians who think scientific findings like evolution, a round earth, the model of the solar system, medicine, vaccines, space travel, and many other things are false and lead one away from God.
Yes, and that 90% isn't exactly a melting pot is it? Japan is the same way...few to no foreigners or any group other than natives. Extremely low crime rate...how nice is that? But its no melting pot. So...its not anything to do with atheism. Trouble arises when you don't think alike bud.
If only there was a place one could go to that is qualified to teach on the subject of religion...hold on there is...
Today's vote is going to be a double edged sword for you, innit? I mean you KNOW Doug, you worked for Deco Labels in your younger days. Is it gonna be hard to vote for the guy?
The Bible makes no mention of a ?historical Jesus??
sure, but that has nothing to do with the OP