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Atheist Wars Getting Hotter

I think it is becoming more clear how the recent flare up in the atheist wars is going to play out.  The social justice atheists are using the Buzzfeed article to systematically deplatform Lawrence Krauss.  I think their objective is … Continue reading

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Sam Harris Responds to Allegations Against Lawrence Krauss

To me it sounds like spending 15 minutes responding by explaing why he is not going to respond.  He does say the default position is to always believe the woman, but then spends most of his time hinting that the … Continue reading

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Atheist War is Heating Up

  Here’s another article about Lawrence Krauss’s demise that notes he has also been deplatformed from the Northeast Conference on Science and Skepticism. But what’s even more interesting are the future targets.  From the article: I also wrote in my … Continue reading

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Are Social Justice Atheists Systematically Deplatforming Lawrence Krauss?

It sure looks like the “Friendly Atheist” is going after New Atheist Lawrence Krauss.  When his blog originally linked to the Buzzfeed story, Hemant Mehta did more than simply draw attention to it.  He clearly chooses sides and implements an … Continue reading

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Myers vs. Coyne

They’re at it again.  In a blog posting entitled, Surprise! Pinker smeared again by those who distort his words, atheist activist Jerry Coyne complains: There is no end of the kind of cherry-picking people will go to if they want … Continue reading

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Social Justice Determinists

As I have argued before, atheistic determinism and social justice ideology complement each other very well.  Thus, it is rather amusing to watch a hardcore determinist like Jerry Coyne engage in his constant battles with various social justice atheists and … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy and The Disdain for Freedom

Here’s the video of the debate between atheist Sargon of Akkad and atheist Thomas Smith. I actually watched most of it, although I gave up half way through the Q&A.   In my opinion, neither speaker was all that impressive and … Continue reading

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American Atheists Lash Out at Atheists

From the president of American Atheists: I saw the video of the Mythcon event. I heard people laugh and cheer at a victim of sexual assault being taunted via Twitter with a shameful shitty tweet. My blood boiled. My adrenaline … Continue reading

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Sargon of Akkad Crushes Social Justice Atheist, Thomas Smith

I think the schism among the atheists has deepened even more.  Judging from this article about the 2017 MythCon conference, along with the tidbits of video I have seen, it sure looks like Sargon of Akkad cleaned the clock of … Continue reading

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Did Overconfidence Hasten the Demise of the New Atheists?

As most of us know, Elevatorgate sparked the ultimate demise of the New Atheist movement.   If you are a new reader who doesn’t know what Elvatorgate is, I highly recommend Conservapedia’s article, as they do an excellent job outlining the … Continue reading

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