Category Archives: Richard Dawkins

Dawkins Admits Nothing Can Persuade Him God Exists

We have seen that the central claim of modern day atheism – “There is no evidence for God” – is equivalent to saying “There are no Gaps.” That is, the evidence that the atheist demands is a Gap – something … Continue reading

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Tweety Dawk Tries to Defend His Tweet

It looks like Richard Dawkins is desperately trying to defend his tweet about eugenics.  He appeared in the comments section of Jerry Coyne’s blog (a safe space for Dawkins) and wrote: I was totally clear what I meant by “would … Continue reading

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Richard Dawkins and Eugenics

For some time now, I have suspected that Richard Dawkins was a eugenicist. For example, in this post from five years ago, I raised some of the evidence. A few days ago, Dawkins once again stepped in it because of … Continue reading

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Was Dawkins’ Book a Flop?

It looks to me like Richard Dawkins’ latest atheism book has turned out to be a flop.  Right now, over at Amazon.com, it is ranked around 2800.  And every time I have checked, it has never been less than 900.  … Continue reading

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Another review of Dawkins’ Book

Here is another review of Dawkin’s new book.  This one from a fan: Several reviewers just don’t get it – of course there is nothing NEW in this book. Facts are facts so they have obviously NOT changed since stated … Continue reading

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Dawkins’ New Book Spreads Misinformation

George Heath-Whyte is a PhD Assyriology Student who posted a series of tweets about Richard Dawkins’ new book.  Heath-Whyte writes, “as an Assyriologist I’ve had a couple of major face-palms moments.”  You can read the whole thread starting here.  My … Continue reading

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Dawkins,The Lazy Thinker

As of this writing, there are 12 reviews for Dawkins book. But we’ll ignore two since they don’t even offer up a sentence. Of the 10 that have a sentence of more, I noticed a common thread from those who … Continue reading

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The Dawkins Retread

Tom Gilson has reviewed Richard Dawkins’ new book and is not impressed: Dawkins has written all this before. He’s said many times, for example, that any God who could create the cosmos would have to be more complex than the … Continue reading

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Dawkins: Blast From the Past

I see that Richard Dawkins is trying to make a comeback.   Today in the US, his newest book is being published – Outgrowing God.  It’s Dawkins’ second book on atheism and this one is supposed to be aimed at younger … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Epstein and New Atheism

Check out this photograph: What do these four men all have in common?  They are all atheists.  It is well known that Pinker, Dennett, and Dawkins are New Atheists.  As for Brockman, he is a literary agent and friend of … Continue reading

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