All posts tagged atheism

Episode 117: Atheism Part 2

Nick and Virginia are joined by Cameron Desautels, founder of The Atheists and Freethinker Society, and his friend and coworker, Aaron Lasseigne, to discuss atheism in America. In Part 2, the group discusses state laws prohibiting atheists from holding office and whether or not a just and loving god would allow suffering in hell or purgatory. Nick advocates religion as a form of social cohesion. Click here to listen!

Episode 116: Atheism Part 1

Nick and Virginia are joined by Cameron Desautels, founder of The Atheists and Freethinker Society at the University of Texas Dallas, and his friend and coworker, Aaron Lasseigne, to discuss atheism in America.  In Part 1, the group reacts to studies showing that atheists are the least trusted members of society.  The group also ponders whether or not people really understand what it means to be an atheist. Click here Read More...

Let’s get weird with Richard Dawkins

I’m not sure what happens about 5 minutes in to this lecture from Richard Dawkins but I really wish I would have saved my good acid for it.