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David Silverman Debates Frank Turek – A Focus on David’s Argument From Evil

David Silverman, the current President of the American Atheists and Frank Turek, a Christian author and public speaker, recently debated on the subject of whether theism or atheism best explains reality.  I will post the video within this article, though as it runs for two hours and twenty one minutes, for the sake of brevity I’m going to … Continue reading David Silverman Debates Frank Turek – A Focus on David’s Argument From Evil

Atheistic Bigotry Is Still Bigotry

My close friend Tristan recently posted an article titled No Excuse for Bigotry in which he focused on religious bigotry and why he felt it was wrong.  Today I want to expand on this subject a little and discuss how atheists can be just as bigoted as the religious and how it can impact public perception … Continue reading Atheistic Bigotry Is Still Bigotry

Is There A Place For Spiritual Discourse Within Atheism?

There exists a great range mental states that humans can experience.  Often the language we use to describe these states of mind bring conflict within the atheist community, and find a more comfortable space for discourse in either religion or new age groups.  These experiences are often described as ‘spiritual’ in nature, and therein lies … Continue reading Is There A Place For Spiritual Discourse Within Atheism?

A Doctrine of Hate: The Westboro Baptist Cult Is At It Again

There’s really no other word to describe this so-called “church”.  It is a cult headed by one Fred Phelps, consisting primarily of his family.  It is an infamous organisation of bigots who couch their hatred for, more-or-less, everything in the “unwavering” truth of the Bible—or, at least, their particular interpretation of it. In a nutshell, … Continue reading A Doctrine of Hate: The Westboro Baptist Cult Is At It Again

The Hovind Theory As Presented By Shawn

So, there I was roaming about YouTube to watch videos, when I finally bit the bullet and watched one of the awful pieces authored, directed and played by an alarmingly ridiculous man named Shawn Karon. People might more readily recognise him as VenomFangX. Let’s be honest, he’s been done to death. Dprjones, Thunderf00t and even … Continue reading The Hovind Theory As Presented By Shawn