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  • aldous posted a new activity comment 3 years, 11 months ago

    One of the benefits of EU membership is the face-to-face contact it encourages. From the point of view of language proficiency, through the right of European citizens to live, work and study throughout the Union, we have the need and the opportunity to talk to one another. English is a principal beneficiary of this, but far from the only language…[Read more]

  • aldous posted a new activity comment 4 years ago

    (My family will probably go for Anglo-Scottish passports and dual
    nationality.)

    There’s no guarantee that dual nationality will be allowed. Many countries don’t allow it.

  • aldous posted a new activity comment 4 years ago

    the striking prevalence of people called Mohammed going nuts and
    slaughtering everyone is just an unhappy coincidence. It could just
    have easily been people called Gary or Nigel.

    Gary and Nigel are professionals who have been provided by the British taxpayer with far more expensive destructive equipment than a truck.

  • aldous posted a new activity comment 4 years, 4 months ago

    This is a question of law and order in Pakistan.

  • aldous posted a new activity comment 4 years, 4 months ago

    It seems that the discussion was wrecked and isn’t worth listening to.

  • Richard Dawkins #6 Feb 17, 2016 at 4:17 am I have replied to Ophelia
    Benson here

    as follows:- …. she overlooked the fact that I actually said the
    exact OPPOSITE of what she so spitefully […]

  • Moderators,
    You should update this thread with the news that NCSS has thought better of their disinvitation (if not already done). Richard mentioned in his audio message that he had been very much cheered up by […]

  • I suppose this is the message which Richard said, on his audio, had really cheered him up.

    The Northeast Conference for Science and Skepticism sends an apology for the manner of disinviting Richard Dawkins, gives […]