Jun 24, 01 / Jun 13, 17 09:29 UTC
People throughout history have created suffering through beliefs in ideologies, politics and philosophies. These belief-systems, when stated as propositions, may have the potential of creating more social problems than they solve and the dangers from them could possibly threaten the future of humankind. Does rational thinking require the adherence to beliefs at all? Does life require any attachment to a belief of any kind? Can we act upon data, theories, and facts without resorting to the ownership of belief?