How did our country get where it is?

Nov 6, 2014 by

The following was written by Steven Levy and recited by him on CBS Sunday Morning Commentary.  The contents could apply equally in the UK … My confession: I don’t like getting pushed around for being a Jew, and I don’t think Christians like getting pushed around for being Christians. I think people who believe in God are sick and tired of getting pushed around, period. I have no idea where the concept came from, that America is an explicitly atheist country. I can’t...

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Poll finds atheists thought of as more moral, as Britain drifts away from religious values

Nov 6, 2014 by

By Donna Rachel Edmunds, Breitbart: More than half of British people believe that religion does more harm than good a recent poll has found. Twenty percent of people describing themselves as “very religious” also agreed with that statement. Less than a quarter of those surveyed believe that faith is a force for good. The poll, by Survation for the Huffington Post, found that just eight percent of Britons describe themselves as very religious, whereas more than 60 percent said they were not at...

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Why do so many liberals despise Christianity?

Oct 10, 2014 by

by Damon Linker, The Week: Liberals increasingly want to enforce a comprehensive, uniformly secular vision of the human good. And they see alternative visions of the good as increasingly intolerable. Liberalism seems to have an irrational animus against Christianity. Consider these two storieshighlighted in the last week by conservative Christian blogger Rod Dreher. Item 1: In a widely discussed essay in Slate, author Brian Palmer writes about the prevalence of missionary doctors and nurses in...

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European “Humanists”: embarrassment or silent sympathy with Dawkins’ attack on disabled persons?...

Sep 5, 2014 by

By J C von Krempach, JD, Turtle Bay & Beyond: Following the world-wide astonishment and outrage over British “humanist” Richard Dawkins’ rant that mothers giving birth to children who have been diagnosed with Down Syndrome are acting “immorally”, we are surprised to find that neither the British Humanist Association (BHA), nor the European Humanist Federation (EHF), nor the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU) have found it necessary to clarify whether they agree or disagree...

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Peter Hitchens: Atheism Led Me to God

Aug 29, 2014 by

John Cleary talks with Peter Hitchens, the journalist and author of the book The Rage Against God. Peter is also the brother of atheist polemicist Christopher. Unlike his brother, Peter gains a genuine sense of hope for the world from his religious faith. Buy Hitchens’ book: http://www.amazon.com/The-Rage-Agains… This is part of the “Ex-Atheists Who Converted to Christianity” playlist:https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list…...

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Now that Richard Dawkins is attacking Muslims and feminists, the atheist Left suddenly discover he’s...

Jul 31, 2014 by

By Damian Thompson, Spectator: ‘Richard Dawkins, what on earth happened to you?’ asks Eleanor Robertson in the Guardian today. Ms Robertson is a ‘feminist and writer living in Sydney’. She follows to the letter the Guardian’s revised style guide for writing about Prof Dawkins: wring your hands until your fingers are raw, while muttering ‘Oh, what a noble mind is here o’erthrown’. For some time now Dawkins has been saying rude things about Muslims and feminists. This makes him a bigot in the...

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