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Posts Tagged: atheism

November 17, 2017 11:55 am
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The Weakness of Atheism

Atheism has featured prominently in the news over the past week -- and for all the wrong reasons. It turns out that Devin Patrick Kelley, the deranged...

April 23, 2013 1:52 pm
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The Boston Marathon Bombing and America’s So-Called Faith Privilege

The Boston Marathon bombing provoked enactment of what has emerged, since 9/11, as a ritual of political theater refined even beyond its long history of...

July 26, 2012 1:19 pm
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…But Atheism Does Teach That We’re Animals

Atheist blogger, Staks Rosch, was quite upset when Pastor Rick Warren, spiritual...

July 16, 2012 2:55 pm
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The Mirage of “Scientific” Atheism

The battle between atheist activists and believers continues to escalate in our society. Any doubt about the truth of this assertion should quickly dissipate with...

June 5, 2012 3:56 pm
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The Flawed Logic of the Atheist

Dr. Stuart Kauffman, distinguished Origin of Life researcher, in a critique of the popular "RNA World" hypothesis for a naturalistic origin of life writes that,...

May 4, 2012 12:09 pm
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Darwin Akbar! “Darwin is God, and I – Dr. Jerry Coyne – Am His Prophet!” (Part 2)

Dr. Jerry Coyne, evolutionary biologist at the University of Chicago, is a deeply religious man. His religion is called Scientific Naturalism. The central dogma of...

April 24, 2012 11:14 am
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Darwin Akbar! “Darwin is God, and I – Dr. Jerry Coyne – Am His Prophet!” (Part 1)

"We could best promote evolution...by concentrating on bringing Catholics and mainline Protestants into the "no religion" category! Ultimately, the best strategy to make Americans more...

March 27, 2012 1:13 pm
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Atheists Rally for Irrationality in Washington, D.C.

I know many intelligent, thoughtful people who are not sure one way or the other, about the existence of God. Generally, they are classified as...

February 16, 2012 2:31 pm
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Who Created the Creator? Who Designed the Designer?

As I have pointed out many times in this column the origin of life is one of the greatest mysteries facing science...

January 31, 2012 3:59 pm
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God Protect Us…from the “Ethics” of Professor Peter Singer

Sometimes you just don't know whether to laugh or weep. Such is the confusion engendered by reading the "ethical" pronouncements of Peter Singer, Professor of...

January 23, 2012 3:00 pm
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Orthodox Rabbi vs. Atheistic Biologist Who Won’t Put his Money Where his Mouth is: A History

I have some very sad news to report...Dr. Jerry Coyne (Zealous Atheist - Professor of Biology at the U. of Chicago), and I (Orthodox Rabbi...

January 12, 2012 4:05 pm
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Faye Flam: Atheist Writer Who is Long on Graciousness, Long on Civility….Short on Reason, Short on Scientific Realities

Faye Flam is an accomplished writer and journalist whose weekly column Planet of the Apes (which "explores the topic of evolution"), appears in the...

January 3, 2012 5:11 pm
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Atheism and Pedophilia Part II: The Incoherent Moral Philosophy of Michael Ruse

On 8/29/11, I posted a column on Algemeiner.com entitled, A Plea to Atheists: Pedophilia is Next on the Slippery Slope; Let Us Turn Back...

July 14, 2011 3:27 pm
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Why Don’t Atheists Get It? (Actually, Some Do)

To keep this discussion simple, I am - for arguments sake - abandoning ship. I've left behind all my connections to religion...

Features

As Iranian Minorities Join Protests, Could the US and Israel Arm Them?

JNS.org - As the anti-regime protests wind down in Iran, the White House said on...

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity

JNS.org - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for...

Financial Desperation Leads ISIS to Sell Its Own Coins Online

Facing financial setbacks, the Islamic State (ISIS) is turning to more unorthodox methods for raising money: selling its own currency...

World

Arrests on Capitol Hill as Jewish Activists Protest Trump Administration...

Police on Capitol Hill arrested a group of Jewish civil rights activists on Wednesday at the height of a protest...

Israel

Israel’s Netanyahu Says Indian Peace Hero Gandhi an Inspiration

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the home of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, saying modern India's founding father and promoter of peace was an inspiration for humanity. Netanyahu is making the...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Reportedly Shoots Down Missile Fired From Yemen

A ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s armed Houthi group toward Saudi Arabia's southern Jizan region was shot down by Saudi forces on Tuesday, Saudi state TV Ekhbariya reported. The station gave...

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