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  • Amazing whale breach
    by Matthew Cobb Astonishing – and scary – footage… Humpback Whale Breaches Near a Boat Off New Jersey – @ollivier_yves @BrendanGodley @JoJoAngelus @les_fees_nature https://t.co/P4GPHQBllx — Ecojustice Truths (@HCApeggy) June 26, 2017 I have never seen a whale (or indeed any cetacean) outside of a zoo (and I ... (more)
    Source: Why Evolution is TruePublished: 26-06-17By whyevolutionistrue
  • Boomer the skateboarding cat
    Boomer is the new companion of Didga, an awesome Aussie cat that can skateboard and follow all kinds of commands. Boomer, a Bengal, has learned how to not just ride a skateboard, but to propel it. Here he is: Here’s a video of Boomer, adorable at 11 weeks old. ... (more)
    Source: Why Evolution is TruePublished: 26-06-17By whyevolutionistrue
  • Sexual abuse coverup by Anglican Church includes the former Archbishop of Canterbury
    Religious coverups of sexual abuse of children aren’t limited to the Roman Catholic Church. As the Guardian (Andrew Brown!) reported Friday, the Church of England engaged in this kind of coverup in the 1990s, and it extended all the way up to a former Archbishop of Canterbury. The abuser was ... (more)
    Source: Why Evolution is TruePublished: 26-06-17By whyevolutionistrue
  • Is just quoting BeyoncĂ© a form of cultural appropriation?
    You know the answer to the question above. According to Black Lives Matter, it’s a strong “YES!”, although nobody would have batted an eyelash about this five years ago. What happened in March is that Niki Ashton, a New Democratic Party member of the Canadian Parliament, emitted a tweet announcing ... (more)
    Source: Why Evolution is TruePublished: 26-06-17By whyevolutionistrue
  • Freethinker bulletin No 152
    Freethinker bulletin No 152 Forward to a friend June 24, 2017 FROM the editor Agree or disagree? Humanism is not right for everyone. THIS week I finished reading Timequake, the 14th and final book written by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr ... (more)
    Source: FreethinkerPublished: 24-06-17

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