People of good conscience are boycotting Russian vodka, as well as other Russian exports, as a way of protesting Russia’s new irrational, anti-gay (anti-human!) laws. My guess is that that’s a fairly reasonable way to express one’s opposition, although I haven’t examined it very closely – I could be mistaken.
Today I stopped to take photos of what I’d always assumed was an eagle’s nest on top of a utility pole near the shore of Lake Kathlyn, by Highway 16 a little way west of Smithers, BC. I was fortunate enough to catch it with a bird in it and, whaddaya know, that’s not what eagles look like, neither adults nor young. That’s an osprey!
In the Facebook group, Creation Evolution Debate, someone posted this question:
“Why would a good god allow such horrible things to go on?” -Daniel Dennett
In other words, why would a good god allow humans to do such horrible things?
But why are humans doing such horrible things? Assuming for the atheist that any sort of god doesn’t exist, why are we treating each other so poorly?
At this time, this is what I consider to be a reasonable response:
I’m not sure what’s going on at the Gitanmaax band office in Hazelton but a sheet of plywood is covering the entrance and people are occupying the steps and the front lawn. This vague statement has been issued regarding whatever it is that’s going on with the Gitanmaax band council: