Monthly Archives: July 2018

Angie Meiklejohn, prominent and articulate Centrepoint survivor

  Quote : This documentary from director Costa Botes (The Last Dogs of Winter, Forgotten Silver) explores the life of Angie Meiklejohn. Growing up, Meiklejohn and her siblings spent time in Bert Potter’s alternative lifestyle settlement Centrepoint, where they suffered … Continue reading

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Like it had never happened

There’s this tendency to white wash history. Exclusive Brethren do it.And ex Exclusive Brethren will also. Why it would need to happen i’m not sure. I can only guess that perhaps its something to do with feelings of embarrassment .Or shame. … Continue reading

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Health of human mirror neuron, within cult settings

I was thinking about this question What if fear would one day be found out to have any direct effect/link on mirror neuron (if in fact mirror neuron hypothesis might be correct) . Then could that then perhaps begin to help … Continue reading

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Why the Gospels are Myth | Richard Carrier

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Anger: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly!

It’s ok. Its quite normal. Come on friends,nobody really has any need to beat themselves up.Or even beat anyone else up either for that matter. Shifting any opposing views or beliefs we dislike, out of our sight, possibly isn’t an … Continue reading

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Internet Hot Zone

The more i think about it, i cannot help but empathize with people who find it difficult to deal with (internet hot zone) . I feel perhaps many of us do find it somewhat hard to deal with?.Whether the other … Continue reading

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The brainwashing myth

Rebecca Moore ,Emerita Professor of Religious Studies, San Diego State University & Site Manager for Alternative Considerations of Jonestown and Peoples Temple, wrote an interesting thought-provoking article about the way (she feels) that the word brainwashed is being misused Quote: Nearly … Continue reading

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Don’t bury your head in the sand and ignore that

A believer (doesn’t matter,one bit, who the person is,as im not interested in any personal attack. My interest is in starting a conversation rolling), is busily cautioning other people about not burying their heads in the sand Quote From what … Continue reading

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Perhaps Francis Chan falls for his own trap?

    Interesting to watch through these two video.Interesting to see the cognitive dissonance on display here. In the second video, notice how Chan talks about not wanting to preach whats popular . Does Chan understand, that the bible is made up … Continue reading

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UK Government appoints first religious freedom envoy

  Quote : UK Government appoints first religious freedom envoy   The first Special Envoy on Freedom of Religion or Belief has been appointed by the UK Government, with Lord (Tariq) Ahmad of Wimbledon, a British Muslim peer, businessman and … Continue reading

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