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Category Archive: Atheism
Jul 22 2014
Jul 21 2014
Life happened and I haven’t posted much recently. While I catch up on the work, you can all catch up on the reading.
Jul 17 2014
Science fiction shows the moment when an robot disobeys its programming as an ascent to sentience; religion does the same thing while calling it a fall.
Jun 22 2014
Whatever we say about the sentencing, this wasn’t anything like as trivial as some suggest.
Jun 19 2014
Ms Widdecombe thinks fascists had it easier than Christians today. She’d know.
Jun 17 2014
Time for some recent favourites from around the web.
Jun 04 2014
I’ve liked a few things lately. Snorking them all at once seemed like a good idea.
Jun 03 2014
I. I’m tired of ‘ideological’ being a dirty word – tired of Westminster suits weaponising it, having it thrown at me when I say Isla Vista had a context and skeptics who rail against feminists ‘importing an “ideology” into the crystalline purity of their movement’. A coherent, connected set of principles that inform how you think is not a bad …
Jun 01 2014
[View the story "Elliot Rodger and the definition of terrorism" on Storify]
May 30 2014
Like Mohammad Sidique Khan, who set off a bomb on the London Underground nine years ago, Elliot Rodger was young, educated and outwardly respectable. Like Khan, he killed seven people including himself. My guess based on his demographics is that Roger was probably an atheist – but otherwise, the two were in many ways twin …