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January 21, 2019
The Tide of History Flows Left
The long-term direction of history is hard to miss.
December 17, 2018
The Twilight of American Evangelicals
Even as white evangelical Christians bask in short-term victories, the future is slipping away from...
November 12, 2018
A Good News Roundup
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August 06, 2017
Weekend Coffee: August 6
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December 13, 2016
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November 02, 2016
Repost: The Coming Secular Era
[I'm working on a new talk and another big project I hope to announce soon....
July 29, 2016
We Need All the Brainpower We Can Get
We've solved all the easy problems already. Now we need more people to help out...
June 08, 2016
Have We Hit the Limits of Growth?
It's too soon to be pessimistic about the future.
May 04, 2016
The Clock of the Long Now
The Long Now Foundation wants to build a clock that will run for 10,000 years....
February 24, 2016
Building the Ramparts
I dream of the day when this blog is obsolete. It's not that I'm tired...
December 29, 2015
New on the Guardian: Loud Fear, Quiet Hope
In 2015, our attention was riveted by crisis, disaster and violence, and politicians flourished by...
September 07, 2015
The Post-Work Society
Laziness is a good thing. For as long as civilization has existed, people have been...
August 12, 2015
When Rationalists Reinvent Religion
I enjoyed this story by Dylan Matthews on Vox about effective altruism, an idea I'm...
August 10, 2015
The Maturing Secular Community: Fewer Personalities, More Good Deeds
Editors' Note: This article is part of the Patheos Public Square on the Future of...
June 05, 2015
Atlas Shrugged: The Post-Scarcity Economy
Atlas Shrugged, part III, chapter I Dagny's next stop in the valley brings her to...
April 27, 2015
When Would You Rather Be Alive?
Reading the news is always a marathon race between hope and despair, but that conflict...
August 27, 2014
The Coming Secular Era
The most important changes don't come in the form of attention-grabbing headlines, but subtle trends...
July 07, 2014
When Will We Have an Atheist President?
So far this year, a rightward-leaning Supreme Court has issued two major rulings granting sweeping...
May 20, 2014
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August 31, 2013
Weekend Coffee: The Promise of In Vitro Meat
Earlier this month, the first ever lab-grown hamburger was eaten at a taste test in...
August 15, 2013
Building a Better Secular Movement
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February 24, 2013
Weekend Coffee: Making the Blind See Again
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January 26, 2013
Weekend Coffee: Bring on the Autonomous Cars!
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October 10, 2012
Dispatches from Future America: Income Tax Brackets Become Hereditary
[Editor's Note: These mysterious messages seemingly always come in pairs, so after receiving the last...
October 03, 2012
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June 20, 2012
The Millennials: America’s Secular Future
I had a run-in with an old adversary lately, and after I've sent him on...
May 30, 2012
Will Life Extension Mean the End of Religion?
I've been thinking in speculative directions lately, and nothing is more speculative than the question...
August 29, 2011
Goodbye Religion? How Godlessness Is Increasing With Each New Generation
This essay was originally published on AlterNet. Something strange is happening to American teenagers. If...
August 08, 2011
Dispatches from Future America: Nation Ratifies Reproductive Rights Amendment
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