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How to ignore Richard Dawkins forever

If you ever visit the internet, you may find yourself suddenly exposed to unwanted doses of Richard Dawkins. Here, we show you how to avoid that. 1) Visit twitter.com/RichardDawkins 2) Click the cog. 3) Click "Block or Report". 4) Pick a reason. 5) Download Block site for Chrome or Firefox (or both). 6) In Block [...]

NYT Op-Ed Goes After Richard Dawkins' Down Syndrome Abortion Advocacy

Apparently, Richard Dawkins' aggressive advocacy for aborting babies diagnosed with Down Syndrome and the potential damage it could inflict on the pro-abortion movement was too much for even the New York Times to handle. On August 20,...Show More Summary

Richard Dawkins Says He Would Love His Child If She Had Down Syndrome, But Still Believes Abortion Would Be Right Choice

Atheist author Richard Dawkins has further clarified his highly controversial recent comments that it would be "immoral" not to abort a baby with Down syndrome, by stating that if he had such a child, he would "love her dearly." He argued that this does not change the fact, however, that he believes aborting such a child would still be the right choice.

Dawkins Versus Swinburne

Richard Dawkins reviews Richard Swinburne, Is There a God? (Oxford, 1996) here. What follows are the meatiest excerpts from Dawkins' review together with my critical comments. I have bolded the passages to which I object. (show) Swinburne is ambitious. He...

Mom Files Wrongful Life Lawsuit Because She Couldn’t Abort Her Baby With Down Syndrome

Atheist writer Richard Dawkins created a firestorm of controversy last week with his comments justifying the abortion of babies with Down syndrome. Now, out of South Africa, comes a story of a woman who is suing because she was unable to abort her baby. A “wrongful birth” claim rests on the assertion by a parent […]

What Ann Coulter and atheist Richard Dawkins have in common

Dr. Kent Brantly, the American physician who contracted Ebola while treating the virus in Liberia, has now fully recovered. A month after falling ill with the famously lethal fever, Brantly is now walking, talking, and returning to business as usual. Show More Summary

Ethics Profs Flunk Richard Dawkins

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Richard Dawkins recently tweeted that knowingly birthing a baby with Down syndrome is immoral. That claim is not only offensive—it’s nonsensical.

Truly Respecting a Woman’s Right to Choose

Well now. Richard Dawkins has sure kicked up a pretty little hornets nest hasn’t he. The man, well known for his outspoken Atheism, and more recently for his rather tasteless remarks about different “types” of rape, has managed to arouse...Show More Summary

Sarah Palin invites Richard Dawkins to meet son

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is inviting a man, who previously claimed that unborn children with Down syndrome should be aborted, to meet her 6-year-old son who has the condition.

Why is Richard Dawkins in Favor of Abortion When a Baby Has Down Syndrome?

Richard Dawkins created a firestorm last week when he responded to one of his regular followers on Twitter who said she didn’t know what she would do if she found out she was pregnant with a child who had Down Syndrome. Pro-life people as well as parents of Down Syndrome (DS) children were outraged and […]

Sarah Palin to Atheist Richard Dawkins on Aborting Down Syndrome Babies: I'll Let You Meet My Son

Former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican Vice Presidential Candidate Sarah Palin, issued a Facebook post inviting famed atheist activist Richard Dawkins to come meet her six-year-old son, Trig, who has Down Syndrome after Dawkins tweeted last week that he felt it was "immoral" not to "abort and try again" when an unborn baby has been diagnosed with Down syndrome.

Pro-life blog buzz 8-26-14

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli At First Things, J.D. Flynn pens a beautiful response to noted atheist Richard Dawkins’ controversial Tweet about the “immorality” of allowing children with Down syndrome to be born. Show More Summary

Hey Richard Dawkins: My Child Has Down Syndrome, You Think He’d Be Better Off Dead?

After I read an article about athiest Richard Dawkins tweeting out that it is “immoral” to not abort babies with Down Syndrome because they are “diagnosed before they have human feelings,” I posted some comments on Facebook, then I took my son for a car ride. The quote by Richard Dawkins was more personal than […]

The Paperback Version of “An Appetite for Wonder,” Richard Dawkins’ Autobiography, is Available Today

For anyone who still buys physical books, the paperback version of Richard Dawkins' autobiography An Appetite for Wonder: The Making of a Scientist is available today:

Pregnant Couples Defend Aborting Babies With Down Syndrome: “Loving Kids Like That is a Waste”

Washington, DC (LiveActionNews) — By now, most pro-lifers have heard the cruel and elitist comments made by Richard Dawkins about aborting Down syndrome babies. Dawkins claims that the “ethical” choice is to abort all babies with Down syndrome, even though these children often lead happy lives and enrich their families and society. An NBC article […]

Richard Dawkins Defends Telling Twitter User to Abort Her Down Syndrome Child

Down syndrome is a condition in which a baby is born with an extra chromosome. Those diagnosed with the syndrome experience mental disability...

Richard Dawkins Apologizes for Saying Couples Should Abort Down Syndrome Babies, Try Again

Atheist intellectual and author Richard Dawkins has issued an apology following the controversy over his recent remarks claiming that Down syndrome children should be aborted.

Sarah Palin Blasts Richard Dawkins on Aborting Kids With Down Syndrome: “My Son is Absolute Beauty”

Former Alaska governor and vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin took Richard Dawkins to task after he created an international controversy with his comments saying parents of unborn children diagnosed with Down syndrome should abort them. Show More Summary

Scientist Dawkins in Twitter storm over Down's Syndrome

Scientist Richard Dawkins apologised on Thursday for causing a "feeding frenzy" on Twitter after he said it would be immoral not to abort a foetus with Down's Syndrome. Dawkins, who has been at the centre of a series of controversies...Show More Summary

The doctrine of causal closure

Let us take a pair of electrons, Eric and Ed. Eric the electron is an electron in the body of Richard Dawkins. Ed is an electron inside the body of the Archbishop of Canterbury. Knowing this, we might know that Ed is far more likely to be inside of an Anglican Church this Sunday morning than is Eric. Show More Summary

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