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The Huffington Post
Deepak Chopra: Richard Dawkins Plays God: The Video
As a defender of atheism, Richard Dawkins has publicly declared that religion is the "root of all evil," which became the title of his first big television hit in the UK, broadcast in 2006.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Adelaide's war of religious words reaches a new height
Christians and atheists are ramping up their messages in the battle for hearts and minds in the City of Churches Street preachers in Adelaide's Rundle Mall have been silenced by the high court upholding a council by-law.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Atheism 101: Atheism is not a worldview
Until recently, the number of organized atheists has been pretty small and so religious believers have more experience proselytizing to people of other religious or even those who are barely religious but still consider themselves believers.
Ukiah Blog Live
Why atheism is powerless against the new barbarians
I love the remark made by one Oxford don about another: 'On the surface, he's profound, but deep down, he's superficial.'
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Barbarians at the gate? Lord Sacks on atheism
This article in the Spectator starts with a straw man - the atheist who acknowledges no middle ground between Biblical literalism and non-belief: Future intellectual historians will look back with wonder at the strange phenomenon of seemingly intelligent secularists in the 21st century believing that if they could show that the first chapters of ... (more)
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Uyboco: Belief, unbelief and that little comma in between
Ask a Muslim if he believes in God and he will say yes as well. Ask a Hindu if he believes in God and you still get a yes.
Where Atheism Stops And Religion Begins
The New Atheists love proclaiming that religion is dying. It's a claim that is hard to argue with.
Jonathan Sacks is right: the new atheists have opened a discussion
There is a superb piece in the magazine this week by the Chief Rabbi, Jonathan Sacks, titled 'Atheism has failed: only religion can defeat the barbarians.'
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Christians have a Monument; Atheists, a Petulant Middle Finger
When I first saw the headline I admit being genuinely curious what sort of monument an atheist group would erect.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Secularism and America's 'atheist problem'
America has an atheist problem, but it's not the kind of problem you might imagine.
Respect transcends religion
Thomas Jefferson wrote in an 1802 letter, "I contemplate with sovereign reverence that act of the whole American people which declared that their legislature should 'make no law respecting an establishment of religion, prohibiting the free exercise thereof,' thus building a wall of separation between church and State."
Northwest Florida Daily News
EDITORIAL: Atheism is getting benched
Pundits have long speculated that if local governments insist on mixing Christianity and politics - Bible classes in public schools, the Ten Commandments posted at courthouses, etc.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Maggie interviewing Curtis White, author of "The Science Delusion"
I'm going to be hosting a Q&A on Wednesday with Curtis White, essayist, novelist, and professional curmudgeon.
Uncommon Descent Uncommonly Decent On Relativistic Physics But What In God's Name
Dr. Sascha Vongehr [e Zae 'ae2TM] studied phil/math/chem/phys in Germany, obtained a BSc in theoretical physics & MSc ... Vincent J. Torley in " Bad science by Dr. Victor Stenger, arguing in the cause of atheism " argues well about quite difficult and controversial physics.
Atheism vs Religion: In regards to death
Freethought Arizona is a blog for freethinkers in general and Arizona atheists, agnostics, skeptics, and secular humanists in particular.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
The Case Against Reason
When Richard Dawkins was named the world's "Top Thinker" in a poll recently published by Prospect magazine , it was hard to avoid the suspicion that the world - or at least that part of it that votes in such polls - must have an impoverished sense of what constitutes a vital or transformative intellectual figure.
Is Atheism Morally Bankrupt?
Are there any objective moral values if atheism is true? Atheist philosophers Michael Ruse and Edward Wilson's don't think so.
A Letter to Civilized Atheists
Going to the Kings of Chaos concert tonight? Send Channel24 all your fan pics to firstname.lastname@example.org.