In honor of Darwin Day, celebrating Charles Darwin’s contributions to evolutionary theory, reputed evolutionary biologist and ethologist Richard Dawkins fielded a question regarding how evolution explains homosexuality. Dawkins elaborated on homosexuality’s role in natural selection and how the homosexual gene...
Tuesday night, CNN aired a special on Atheism, called “Atheism: Inside The World Of Non-Believers.” I watched it, and, as a “non-believer,” I was not particularly amused. First of all, they called Richard Dawkins the “Father of Atheism,” which is 32 flavors of ridiculous, and second, the whole thing really seemed to portray atheists as […]
For Darwin Day, Richard Dawkins answered questions about evolution for his viewers. The latest one discusses how homosexuality makes sense within the theory of evolution:
Categories: Activism Religion This evening, CNN aired an hour-long documentary entitled, “Atheists: Inside the World of Non-Believers.” Heavy on names like Dave Silverman and Richard Dawkins, but light on diversity, the documentary largely seemed to... (Read more...)
An atheist blogger has recently denounced the efforts of non-theists like Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins, arguing that they promote "tribalism" and a strategy that is "a recipe for failure."
Atheist author Richard Dawkins has been placed on Block Bot, a program that hides people on Twitter deemed to be offensive or abusive. Dawkins, who has been accused by users of being racist and a "rape-apologist," said that he objects to being libelled.
Prominent atheists like Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins judge people of faith. Here's why that is a recipe for failure. I’ve written before about the root causes of religious conflict — in a nutshell: it is not about what many people would...Show More Summary
Sunday morning, evolutionary biologist and prominent atheist Richard Dawkins learned he’d earned a new position — on BlockBot’s list. BlockBot, a program designed to block and hide people on Twitter who may be offensive or who may engage in abusive, harassing, or stalking behaviors, and many are calling the list defamatory and libelous. Show More Summary
Prominent atheists like Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins judge people of faith. Here's why it's a recipe for failure
For Darwin Day, Richard Dawkins answered questions about evolution for his viewers. The latest one discusses what would happen if DNA was unable to mutate, grinding evolution to a halt:
Get ready to hear from people like George Takei and Richard Dawkins.
Atheist comedian Patton Oswalt of "King of Queens" fame has denounced Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins for their repeated criticisms of Islam by comparing the controversial figures to the Topeka, Kansas-based Westboro Baptist Church c...
The Finland-based symphonic metal band Nightwish is about to release their new album, drawing inspiration from the natural world and the work of Richard Dawkins. (In fact, Dawkins appears on the album as a narrator for two of the songs.)I posted the first single last month. Show More Summary
"Being an atheist means you don’t give a fck about what anyone believes in." In a sit-down interview with Salon editor-in-chief David Daley, comedian Patton Oswalt expressed his displeasure with the no-holds barred atheism of HBO host...Show More Summary
In a sit-down interview with Salon editor-in-chief David Daley, comedian Patton Oswalt expressed his displeasure with the no-holds barred atheism of HBO host Bill Maher and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, comparing them to Fred Phelps, the late leader of the anti-gay Westboro Baptist...
Comedian Patton Oswalt and Salon haven't had a great relationship over the years, with the website writing several articles critical of his statements, and Oswalt rebutting them for not getting what he was saying, and so on.Earlier this...Show More Summary
For Darwin Day, Richard Dawkins answered questions about evolution for his viewers. The latest one talks about whether evolution is a fact:
Did we mention he isn't dead?
For some reason, the hashtag #RIPRichardDawkins began trending last night, and now the internet is broken with people tweeting about the death of the notorious biologist and atheist.
Watching the videos of Richard Dawkins reading his hate mail was an unexpected pleasure.Sometimes, that's the best you can do with nasty insults and vicious invective -- defang them by spinning the tar into comedy gold. That's exactly...Show More Summary