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  • What I learned from a French philosopher
    What I learned from a French philosopher

    2 mn read بعد از مدت ۲ ماه دوری از مطالعات ام؛ چند روزیست که برای ۱۳ مین بار خوانش رمان دوست داشتنی و بی بدیل “بیشعوری” اثر ماندگار خاویر کرمنت را آغاز نموده ام البته این بار با رویکرد تأملات فلسفی ام.در بازنگری این اثر مجبوب بیشتر به تحلیل مفاهیم نوشتاری در قالب فلسفه ادبی فرانسه قرن ۱۸ به طور خاص توجه نموده ام، بی شک شدت بُرنده گی هجونگاری خاویر کرمنت را می توان از قلم ولتر بیشتر دانست، یعنی؛ خاویر کرمنت مسائل روانشناختی جامعه را با رویکرد ریالیسم در قالب هجونگاری مجذوب کننده یی آمیخته است، لاقل از نظر من

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  • Pakistan’s war on ex-Muslims-Harris Sultan
    Pakistan’s war on ex-Muslims-Harris Sultan

    < 1 mn read Harris Sultan is a pakistani exmuslim atheist who has been an activist for several years with several different YouTube channels. He has also written and published a book called “curse of God, why I left islam” and his book can be found in both English and Urdu. But currently his channel has gotten banned in Pakistan and people won’t be able to see his channel without using vpn. In order to support him, I will report this incident so that he will be seen.   This is his Urdu channel and first urdu channel that started talking about atheism-Pakistani mulhid.

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  • A review on “God Delusion” by Richard Dawkins
    A review on “God Delusion” by Richard Dawkins

    2 mn read In the introductory sections, the author collects the sections, sayings, and arguments of the religious sages and responds to them with particular delicacy. In an interesting section of Dawkins’s book, he seeks to trace religion back, which is very instructive.   An interesting review is posted on Goodreads: “In this book, Richard Dawkins carefully examines God in all its forms. From the tyrannical ruler of the Old Testament with his sexual obsession to its safer (albeit different) form, the divine watchmaking that some intellectual thinkers had. His power is central to religions and shows the severity of the improbability of

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The Secular Underground Network connects freethinkers, humanists, atheists and everyone that believes in freedom of thought. Some of our members experience exclusion from their family and friends, some get threats or are imprisoned for what they believe. Besides sharing stories and news, we intend to support these people financially. Currently we are helping:

  • a Pakistan family where the father is imprisoned for blasphemy
  • several Afghan atheists who are living in the shade to prevent being persecuted by the Taliban
  • a Somali family that was able to flee the country but needs to build up a life
  • an Indonesian couple that is expelled from the family and jobs because they left religion.
  • a young, black, gay man in Yemen, that suffers from medical issues, harassment and discrimination.

With more regular donors we can help more people to survive and build up a future in freedom.