Atheist Ethicist: Theism, Atheism, and Blame

This is an old post, but worth linking to now regardless. Alonzo Fyfe at the Atheist Ethicist makes this important point.If you take “atheism” and its counter-part “theism” NEITHER of these are a source of violence or evil. You cannot draw any moral implications from the statement, “It is not the case that at least one God exists” just as you cannot draw any moral implication from the statement, “It is the case that at least one God exists.” They are both behaviorally, morally, and practical … [Read more...]

Theological Noncognitivism on Youtube

I am not a noncognitivist, but philosopher Ted Drange says that this video is the best one on YouTube about noncognitivism. … [Read more...]

New York Times: Why Race Is Still a Problem for Mormons

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Friendly Atheist: Pat Robertson Wouldn’t Adopt Foreign Children Because They Might Turn Out ‘Weird’

The opening paragraph pretty much sums it up.This man makes my head explode. Why does anyone still listen to Pat Robertson? He pretends to be a moral leader and a good Christian. But doesn’t that mean taking care of those in need, especially when they’re children?! LINK … [Read more...]

Reason Being: The Catholic Dilemma

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Secular News Daily: Texas Symposium on theism and public policy

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Rationally Speaking: The Community of Reason: A Self-Assessment and a Manifesto

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Unreasonable Faith: Failing as a Parent

So much for "love the sinner but hate the sin," eh?As the father of two young children myself, I cannot even imagine ever writing a letter like that to either of my children. LINK … [Read more...]


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