Skeptrack Panel Discussion: Firebrands vs. Diplomats (Video)

Skeptrack Panel Discussion: Firebrands vs. Diplomats (Video) September 20, 2016

This past Labor Day weekend, I had the privilege of participating in a panel discussion at Dragon*Con in Atlanta between proponents of a more confrontational (a.k.a. “firebrand”) approach to atheism and those of us who take a more conversational one (a.k.a. “dipolomats”). I wrote out my own thoughts about that discussion a few days later:

Read:The Diplomats and Firebrands Can Be Friends

I didn’t expect the video from that talk to be available so soon, but now it’s already up, including the Q&A that followed (If the embedded video below fails to load, you can also follow this link here).

After you watch the video, I’d like to hear your thoughts about the discussion. Be sure to include time stamps for the moments and comments that stand out to you.

Skeptics Guide to Atheist Activism from AbruptMedia, LLC on Vimeo.

Many thanks to the Atheist Alliance of America for putting this conversation together, and to Kile Jones. who wasn’t able to make the discussion but included me anyway.

 

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