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Main enemies of skepticism

In Portugal, the main enemies of skepticism are a mild spirituality and general scientific ignorance that permeates a great part of the population, which makes it prone to accept spiritism, astrology, etc. Also, scientific-sounding lies, as homeopathy. This general ignorance … Continue reading

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Skepticism in Portugal

Being in Portugal, defending skepticism is a bit different from defending skepticism in the U.S. I tend to think religion is not the main enemy of skepticism in Portugal — in fact, people here don’t see a contradiction between being … Continue reading

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What do I mean by “skepticism”?

I think skepticism is a method of acquiring knowledge, which is extremely important in life since we are bombarded by information, contradictory demands on our attention and clashing world views every day. For me, skepticism is a way of using … Continue reading

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Proposition

I would every much like to raise a skeptical child. But I have doubts and questions and this blog is my tool to discuss them and reach out to other skeptics worldwide who may help me. Also, being very interested … Continue reading

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