Category Archive: Thoughts

learning from the popularity of religion in the USA

In the US, the Russians were godless atheists who were hellbent on destroying the world, so we responded by being overly religious, which led to much fanaticism. (An Atheist in Iowa) In an… Continue reading

SCANDAL: progressive left hurts prominent atheist’s feelings

Your cancellation of Dawkins’s talk was unconscionable. His speech has not been abusive towards Islam, but has involved criticism of religious dogma–and of all faiths. That is free speech, not “abusive” speech. All… Continue reading

declare your bias … what are you afraid of?

In the last wee while, I’ve noticed a disturbing trend for Christians to be given a platform in secular debate without explicitly declaring their religious bias. Please don’t get me wrong, I insist… Continue reading

should African women have access to birth control?

You are wildly mistaken if you think I have an agenda to destroy planned and stable families – actually it’s the futile attempt to sever the link between procreation and sex which does… Continue reading

the sloppy magical fingerprints of natural law

Naturals laws are science, the way of the world. The way atheists throw science under the bus in order to make atheism work out for them is astonishing! (Silence of Mind) As a… Continue reading

pondering creation

Sometimes, when I’m watching swallows swooping, or funny faced donkeys in a field, or just bumble bees buzzing around flowers, I’m completely astonished I can believe all this is here by chance. In… Continue reading

how to vote in a UK general election

I am not a fan of illogical choices. We have a UK general election coming up on Thursday this week and I’m forced to make a decision with one tick that can fulfill… Continue reading

is anyone out there?

Even if you disprove, at least in your mind, that Christianity is illogical and therefore the Christian god is an illusion…that doesn’t mean that God doesn’t exist. You may be familiar with it… Continue reading

morality: the difference between icecream and physical violence

​Is there a difference between your opinions about icecream and your opinions about spanking (or causing harm or any other right/wrong)? (mrsmcmommy) Groan. It’s painful having conversations about ‘morality’ with some people. You… Continue reading

my evangelical atheism

I think of myself of an evangelical atheist. It’s only recently come to my attention that some other atheists are offended by the very notion. I am evangelical because I am passionate about… Continue reading