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Posts Tagged: atheism

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...

June 12, 2011 2:50 am
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Does Dr. Niles Eldredge Believe in Darwinian Evolution?

Dr. Robert Shapiro, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry at NYU, (and self-declared agnostic) is one of the most outspoken critics of modern-day Origin of Life research....

Culture

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron (REVIEW)

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron, By Colin Shindler, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2015, 411 pp. Finally, the student of...

‘Jewish Oscars’ Raises Over $500,000 for Special IDF Brigade

A glamorous New York City event hosted by a non-profit organization on Saturday...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

Son of ‘Sopranos’ Co-Star Arrested for Vandalizing SUNY Dorm Wi...

The son of actor Michael Imperioli, who played Christopher Moltisanti on HBO's mega-hit series “The Sopranos," was arrested on Wednesday...

Israel

Report: With Iran as Top Priority, Israeli Delegation Meets With Trump Team...

A delegation of Israeli officials traveled to the US this week and met with members of US President-elect Donald Trump’s...

Middle East

Expert: Possibility of Hezbollah Obtaining Chemical, Biological Weapons Fro...

The possibility that Hezbollah is being equipped with chemical and biological weapons cannot be ruled out in principle, an expert...

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