who knew

that atheists pose a threat to peace, welfare and good order of a nation? I think we have a long way to go in creating an all inclusive society.

The registrar of societies in Kenya, Maria Nyakiri, thinks so. She says so here

refusal to register atheists as a society

About makagutu

As Onyango Makagutu I am Kenyan, as far as I am a man, I am a citizen of the world

85 thoughts on “who knew

  1. Janelle says:

    I read about this on BBC, I think. http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-35492525


  2. Bad news. Is there an appeal pending?.


  3. From the country that savagely beat and burned an old woman to death for witchcraft! All in the name of religion.

    Yeah! Us atheists are a real force for evil in the world!


  4. erm… continent, not country… my bad


  5. Daniela says:

    Just come over to yours to say ‘hi’ and see how you doing! It seems all is fine but for narrowmindedness of dreaded bureaucracy!


  6. Real real me says:

    This is ridiculous!
    It’s like only the theists have morality!


    • archaeopteryx1 says:

      I’ve posted this elsewhere Me (why do I feel like I’m talking to myself?), but I think a repeat here may be in order:

      If we get our morality from God, why is it that our moral intuitions are so radically different from his? Why do we agree that women are entitled to equal rights and opportunities and yet God views them as property, as a commodity to be traded, bought and sold? Why do we agree that genocide is wrong while he not only permits it, but encourages it, even urges it? Why do we agree that slavery is wrong and yet he not only permits it but even provides rules governing the institution? Why do we agree on the value of religious freedom and yet he dictates slaughter for anyone that would dare worship another god than he?


    • makagutu says:

      I know. It shocks you, you know?

      Liked by 1 person

  7. […] remember sometime back I had a postย about the registrar of societies declining to register atheists. I think the moral hurdle has been […]


  8. lexborgia says:

    Despicable behaviour. She needs to hang her head in shame.


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