Daily Archives: July 2, 2015

Podcast #228 – Jiggery-Pokery with a Side of Applesauce

We discuss the Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, with special attention to the bitter dissents seemingly aimed at delegitimizing the Court itself. We also look at the more-or-less predictible reactions by conservative politicians and pundits. Events are unfolding … Continue reading

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July 2 in freethought history…

July 2, 1778 – Genevan philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau dies in France, aged 66. Contrary to mainstream religious teaching of the time, Rousseau believed that man in his natural state was good and that all religions were equally valuable. He was a … Continue reading

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