In the late 1970s, the American automotive industry was ill-prepared when the overthrow of the Shah of Iran resulted in gas prices doubling almost overnight. Many people today mistakenly believe … Continue reading
Yes, that’s what is says. Apple pie with pork gravy. Let’s look at those two things to make sure we understand them. Continue reading
People sometimes ask me whether I’m an agnostic, an atheist, a skeptic – or what. I have a standard reply: I don’t think about labels; I just think about being honest and truthful. Continue reading
There is a tiny area at the back of my head where I run mental jobs that are the human equivalent of background tasks. I can poke them back there … Continue reading
Matt Groening is the creator of “The Simpsons”. He is a Humanist who has been in and out of Unitarian Universalism.
I remember one of the earlier episodes in which rowdy pre-teen Bar4t Simpson is over at the home of the Flanders, Springfield’s resident Christian Fundamentalist family. Continue reading
UU social and political values are humanist values for improving people’s quality of life and standard of living. There is an observable, inverse correlation between UU humanist values and UU … Continue reading
It is confounding and frustrating when humanism gets labeled as a religion because doing so serves no good and constructive purpose. It only confuses. It has no intellectual basis. Those … Continue reading