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    Libertarians want you to quit forcing your ethics and philosophy on everyone
    Everyone believes that his beliefs are true. If he didn't he wouldn't believe them. It is no surprise that libertarians believe that libertarianism is superior to any other form of government. Why is it that he believes that? What standard...
  • Church without the god bits
    We are having "church without the god bits" on Sun. 3-8-15
    Sunday Assembly Portland is known as "the church without the god bits." They are having their next event on Sunday morning at Lola's room downtown (McMenamin's Crystal Ballroom). All details for the free event can be found here:...
  • Bernie Dehler promotes atheism
    Do Christians hold back science?
    There was a Christian/atheist debate at Oregon State University on Tue. 2-24-15 sponsored by the Socratic Club Christian student group. The video is now online here: http://youtu.be/CT-nAlE3Q-A . The topic was "Is Christian Belief Conducive...
  • The scientific case against evolution : It is a philosophy not a science
    The scientific case against evolution : It is a philosophy not a science
    In no way does the idea of molecule to man evolution meet the long-accepted criteria of a scientific theory. There are no such evolutionary transitions that have ever been observed in the fossil record of the past; and the universal law of entropy...
  • People Celebrate the Spring Festival in China
    2015 Year of the Wood Goat
    This year most of the world in one way or another either celebrated , or was at least aware of, Chinese New Year on February 19th.The celebration usually lasts several days, and in some areas can last an entire week.There is some discrepancy,...
  • Bernie Dehler in a Christian/atheist debate
    OSU's Socratic Club Sponsors Christian/Atheist Debate for 2-24-15
    On Tue. 2-24-15, Bernie Dehler (atheist) and Edward (Ted) Davis will debate at Oregon State University on the topic " “Is belief in Christianity conducive to doing good science?” You can see all the details for the free event here...
  • Science vs. God?
    Atheists and agnostics talk about science and religion on Wed. 2-18-15
    The Center for Philosophical Naturalism is hosting a discussion group in Beaverton on the night of Wed. 2-18-15 to discuss whether Christian beliefs harm the practice of science or not. Bernie Dehler is an atheist, and former evangelical Christian...
  • NFL logo on the field
    Reasons why this Taoism examiner gave up watching football
    For a long time, your National Taoism Examiner enjoyed watching and even playing sports. As a child it was a frequent pastime; gathering together with friends for a pickup game of: basketball, football, soccer, tennis, baseball etc...All across...
  • A fun social minus the superstition
    Atheists and agnostics gather in Beaverton on Thur. 2-5-15 for a social dinner
    If you are an atheist, agnostic, humanist, freethinker, etc. that would like to meet some like-minded friends, then join us at our next social dinner at Jin Wah Restaurant in Beaverton on Thur. 2-5-15. All event details can be found here: http:/...
  • Michael Shermer gives free speech in Portland
    Famous atheist Michael Shermer is in town for a free event
    Oregonians for Science and Reason will sponsor Dr. Michael Shermer on his book tour for his latest book. This talk is free and open to the public. Go here for all event details: http://tinyurl.com/ky8jf8v .Event details:The Moral Arc: How Science...
  • Is evolution true science?
    Is evolution true science? Debate video is now posted online for free viewing.
    On 1-13-15, there was a Christian/atheist debate at Portland State University on the topic "Which Best Explains Man's Origin, Creation or Evolution?" The video is now available online for free viewing here:http://tinyurl.com/mrpg9ap ...
  • Can god become man?
    Can God become a human? Debate video is now posted online for free viewing.
    On 12-9-14, there was a Christian/atheist debate at Portland State University on the topic "Can a God Become a Man?" The video is now available online for free viewing here: http://tinyurl.com/qalj27h .The Christian is Gerry Breshears, a...
  • Goat at rest
    Francis Schaeffer opens the world of philosophy in How Should We Then Live
    Apologetics is not new to the Christian world. Paul was one of the first great apologists of the Christian faith, and he has been followed by many great thinkers through the ages. In modern times Francis Schaeffer led the way in training...
  • Dinner social
    Atheists and agnostics gather in Beaverton on 1-6-15
    The Center for Philosophical Naturalism promotes a natural worldview (nothing supernatural exists). Therefore it is an organization that atheists, agnostics, and other freethinker's might enjoy. If you want to meet us, and make some new...
  • 2014 year of the horse is preparing its transition
    Review of the top Taoism stories for 2014
    2014, the year of the Yang Wood Horse has proven to be everything one would expect from this type of year. This year we left two years characterized by inward searching energy (water dragon and water snake) and entered a year dominated by an...