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The 50 Most Brilliant Atheists of All Time

The 50 Most Brilliant Atheists of All Time

Atheism is generating quite a lot of attention these days. Prominent atheists are getting the word out about their views in increasing numbers and generating lots of public debate on the proper place of religion in governments and societies in the modern world. And now more than ever, atheists...

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What Is Islam?

Islam is one of the major religions in the world, it is also considered as the fastest growing world religion, having over one billion followers. There are estimates that Muslims will outnumber Christians within one hundred years, especially if the explosive growth of islam continues. Muhammad...

The 50 Most Influential Jews of the Current Era

The 50 Most Influential Jews of the Current Era

Influential people come in all shapes and sizes in all generations throughout history. Such people can be grouped together by shared affiliations and backgrounds, for whatever purposes people are drawn to make lists. This list offers some interesting biographical tidbits about 50 people of Jewish...

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What Is a Cafeteria Catholic?

One of the pejorative phrases used when discussing religion and the religiosity of people is “cafeteria catholic.” A cafeteria catholic is a member of the catholic religion who has decided to ignore some aspects of the established Catholic doctrine. It also refers to people who interpret these...

50 Best Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

50 Best Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American clergyman, humanitarian, activist, and leader of the African American civil rights movement. King is a prominent figure in American history and iconic for his words and actions in promoting civil rights within the United States and in many other countries....

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What Is a Martyr?

The term martyr originally refers to someone who is willing to die for his or her belief or stand. Historically, it refers to people who sacrificed their life for the sake of the people, their country and even their religion. They face persecution for not giving up their philosophy. Oftentimes,...

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What Is Buddhism?

Buddhism is one of the world’s oldest religions. It was founded by the historical Buddha named Siddhartha Gautama otherwise known as Shakyamuni Buddha. For Shakyamuni, people needs to be enlightened to the true nature of life and realize that their lives is as vast as the universe itself. A Buddha...

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What Is Dogma?

The term "dogma" derives from Greek words meaning "that which seems to one, opinion or belief" and "to think, to suppose, to imagine." Dogma is a code of tenents, core principle, organized belief, or value held by a religion, group, or organization. Dogma is a inarguable, undoubted, established...

10 Most Evil Propaganda Techniques Used by the Nazis

10 Most Evil Propaganda Techniques Used by the Nazis

Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party (or National Socialist German Worker’s Party) created in the Third Reich the most extreme and terrifying example of a totalitarian regime the world has ever seen. It is often wondered...

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7 Reasons to Learn How to Breakout of Prison

Prison in a foreign country is no game. It's a place that resembles hell, but possibly slightly worse. The ever present sense of fear that overwhelms your senses never really numbs. Everyone imagines there's some amazing path to breaking out of prison. I think much of this comes from the hit show...