Category Archives: Human Rights

Capital Justice For Capital Crimes?

*WARNING – GRAPHIC IMAGES* The death penalty.  What a contentious issue. Before I begin, I wish to make something quite clear.  I am in favour of the death penalty for a number of crimes. Child rapist/murders, mass murderers such as … Continue reading

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Shi’ite On A Sunni Day

Is it me or is Islam imploding? I certainly hope so. The reason I asked that question is based on two things: The current (or should that be eternal) troubles in the Middle East The schism within the Islamic faith between … Continue reading

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New Home For My Blog

My blog that was at virtualatheist.com has now moved to cyberatheist.wordpress.com. Almost all of the content has been moved across, but unfortunately, some of the posts were lost in the move. Have no fear though, the new blog is up … Continue reading

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How Can This Be?

In the 21st Century how can this be? In Paraguay, Niña El Peligro, a ten year old girl was abused, raped and impregnated by her step father, Gilberto Benitez Zarate. Bad enough, but then she may have been betrayed by her … Continue reading

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Watchers Of The Sky

I was introduced to a documentary by my friend, Secular Scarlet(@naradee12) and it makes for compelling viewing. It is called Watchers Of The Sky, and is dark, chilling, scary and I urge you all to watch it. If I’m honest, … Continue reading

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An Inquisition By Any Other Name

So… The International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU) published their Freedom of Thought Report (A Global Report on the Rights, Legal Status and Discrimination Against Humanists, Atheists and the Non-religious) a couple of days ago. And my goodness, but it makes … Continue reading

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Suffer Not A Witch To Live

I am sure that many of you have seen a video on YouTube of a woman in Nigeria who was burned and severely beaten by an angry mob. The reason? She is a witch of course.  What other rational explanation … Continue reading

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