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ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

12 Noon, Saturday, April 12, 2014

South Mainland Library
7921 Ron Beatty Blvd.
Micco, Florida


Directions: After entering Barefoot Bay from US 1,
turn left on Ron Beatty Blvd. (just west of Fire House),
to South Mainland Library, 7921 Ron Beatty Blvd.



Program

Our Coordinator, Tom Jennings, is experiencing health problems at this time,
and has advised that he wishes to relinquish leadership of the organization.
Please arrange to attend to elect a successor to Tom and, if unsuccessful,
to discuss the future of the organization. Hope to see you there.

Four members attended the meeting, and
it was unanimously decided, sadly, that
the organization would be dissolved.
This website will be closed shortly.


Everyone is welcome. Be a part of the forum.
There is no charge for this public service of Humanists at Barefoot Bay.
For additional information, contact Tom Jennings at (772) 567-3416,
email: erikabab@hotmail.com or check this site.


"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change
the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." -- Margaret Meade

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"The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion." — Arthur C. Clarke

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About Us
Membership

Our Meetings

Our Organization

Pictures

Where is Barefoot Bay

About Humanists
Affiliates and Links

Humanist Manifesto II

"I am Humanity"

Thinking Critically

What is a Humanist

To avoid having a stroke at the gas pump, learn the price of gas before leaving home:
Sebastian

Palm Bay

Melbourne

Vero Beach

Human Rights
Mea Maxima Culpa

Nuemberg Trials

UN Resolution 3314

UN Security Council

UN Universal Declarationof Human Rights

Bill Moyers on "Torture"

Music
Imagine - Connie Talbot

Farmington High School

Old Time Music Midis

Fabulous 50s Songs

Ol'Kunnel' Jukebox

UpChucky

Juke Box

Books, Articles, Speeches, Events
"How Humanists Cope--why not me?" by Jennifer Hancock

"John Seebe takes on the
Wonderful Wizard of Oz" by Tom Jennings

"Censorship" by Tom Jennings

A Brownie Story by Tom Jennings

"All Four Stanzas"

Kennedy Speech

Sunday School

"The Latest Face of Creationism in the
Classroom
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Guilt by Association, by Jeff Gates

Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army, by Jeremy Scahill

Attack on the USS Liberty

War is a Racket, by General Smedley D. Butler

Computer Help (Q&A)
Kim Komando Tips

World Start Tips

Check Your PC Securty by
clicking on ShieldsUp!!

Miscellaneous
Famous Poetry

How Stuff Works

Merriam-Webster

World Clock

"The Nightmare of Christianity"

Visit the White House

U.S. National Debt

Cost of War

Musings
Familiar Quotations, Part 2

Familiar Quotations, Part 1

Funnies


When facism comes to America it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross. . . . Sinclair Lewis

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"Man has no right to kill his brother. It is no excuse that he does so in uniform:
he only adds the infamy of servitude to the crime of murder." . . . Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Believe nothing just because a so-called wise person said it.
Believe nothing just because a belief is generally held.
Believe nothing just because it is said in ancient books.
Believe nothing just because it is said to be of divine origin.
Believe nothing just because someone else believes it.
Believe only what you yourself test and judge to be true.
. . . . Buddha - Hindu Prince Gautama Siddharta

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"I refuse to be silent any longer. I refuse to be party to an illegal and immoral war against
people who did nothing to deserve our aggression. My oath of office is to
protect and defend America's laws and its people. By
refusing unlawful orders for an illegal war,
I fulfill that oath today."
. . . . U.S. Army First Lt. Ehren Watada
Lt. Watada's biography and the status of charges preferred against him may be seen here.

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"There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing
innocent people for a purpose which is unattainable."  
. . . . Howard Zinn, U.S. historian 1993

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"The lie can be maintained only for such time as the State can shield the people from the political,
economic and/or military consequences of the lie. It thus becomes vitally important for the
State to use all of its powers to repress dissent, for the truth is the mortal enemy of
the lie, and thus by extension, the truth is the greatest enemy of the State."
. . . . Joseph Goebbels, born in 1897, died in 1945. Goebbels was
Hitler's Minister of Propaganda

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"So I put this on as a modest riposte to men with flags in their lapels who shoot missiles from the safety of
Washington think tanks, or argue that sacrifice is good as long as they don't have to make it, or approve
of bribing governments to join the coalition of the willing (after they first stash the cash). I put it on
to remind myself that not every patriot thinks we should do to the people of Baghdad what bin
Laden did to us. The flag belongs to the country, not to the government. And it reminds me
that it's not un-American to think that war--except in self defense--is a failure of moral
imagination, political nerve and diplomacy. Come to think of it, standing up to your
government can mean standing up for your country."
. . . . Bill Moyers, printed in the March 6, 2003, Fort Worth Star-Telegram,
on why he chose to wear an American flag lapel pin on his PBS program

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"Indeed I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just."
. . . . Thomas Jefferson

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"Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction."
. . . . Blaise P
ascal

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"The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them,
but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity."
. . . . George Bernard Shaw

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More quotations

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Last Revised:   April 12, 2014