Born in Fort Worth and originally a Southern Baptist, Dale is now a dedicated Unitarian Universalist with Humanist ideals and a stubborn opponent to the conservative political establishment in Texas.
On the one hand, I think Herman Cain should be presumed innocent until proven guilty, and I am skeptical of the claims made against him, just as I am skeptical of ALL claims. I remember well the attempt to derail the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the Supreme Court┬áby Anita Hill. To this day, it [...]
Baylor University has recently published the results of a survey indicating religious affiliation and mental health issues, titled The Values and Beliefs of the American Public. I find that survey highly questionable for several reasons: Right from the start, the document reveals the bias of its makers, identifying them as associated with “a private Christian [...]
I wish to thank Zachary Moore for inviting me to contribute to this blog. I might as well start with this entry that I made first for my Intellectual Rants blog several months ago. If we are truly dedicated to reason, we should have no sacred cows. The Declaration of Independence here refers to the [...]