The ReThink Prize is giving away $1K each to the best ten secular commandments for the 21st century. Here are my ten submissions.
What if atheists could be the world's best disagreers? Daniel Dennett has some good advice. Also, why the traditional debate format is outdated.
An ex-minister's story of losing her faith, and the failure of theodicy in a world where people matter.
More thoughts about last week's topic: men talking over women.
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Men talk over women too much. The atheist community would be better if we did that less. Let's do it less.
This Sunday's blog post is about atheism and Christianity in Denmark. Very different from here in the States.
Here are my personal observations on the AAA convention last August. More than enough negativity. Not enough community.
Last Sunday's topic ("Why Atheists Are Jerks") was popular, so here are further thoughts on the matter. Is the atheist community really any jerkier than average?
Atheists aren't really jerks, but we sure can act like it sometimes. Can we create a friendlier, less angry atheism? Here's a blog post on the topic, inspired by Ara Norenzayan and Sam Harris.
About Christianity through history, the winners and the losers. Latest post to my blog, Atheist Sunday School.
The Sunday Assembly is coming to Seattle on the 28th, and I'm going to be there. It's a church without religion, if that makes any sense. Here's my blog post about it.
Laura asked me about being a spiritual atheist, and I had such a long answer that I turned it into today's blog post. Is there such a thing as spiritual atheism? What would spirituality mean to an atheist, to Sam Harris for example?
Now that my Grandmother Fish Kickstarter is over (and successful!), I've restarted my blog, Atheist Sunday School. Yesterday's post was about the books I've read that treat religion as a social rather than metaphysical phenomenon. What do Haidt, de Botton, Wade, Wilson, Greene, Wright and others say about religion, especially any social benefits it may…Continue