Tag Archives: Fanaticism

Awe Shucks

There’s quite a bit of vitriol splashed around in this new post by Sam Harris, and, as so often with his work, there’s also much that’s worth discussing at length, but for now let’s just note that the point that … Continue reading

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Are Some Atheists Vampires?

What is it about a crucifix that so alarms some atheists? This story from the Daily Telegraph makes for depressing reading. Here is its grubby essence: An Italian atheist mother has won an European court ruling against the use of crucifixes … Continue reading

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