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AN EXERCISE IN RELATIVE MORAL REASONING.

AN EXERCISE IN RELATIVE MORAL REASONING.

PART ONE. Let us suppose that there are two rival leaders of an empire: Jerrod and Seth. Jerrod is currently...

I know because it has been revealed to me by personal experience.

I know because it has been revealed to me by personal experience.

The first thing a professional psychology student learns is that the human brain is a very imperfect instrument. Human perception...

You will burn in Hell…

You will burn in Hell…

People who are threatened by the mere presence of a rational de-convert from Christianity often come up with something like...

Conundrums in Genesis:  Luminosity

Conundrums in Genesis: Luminosity

The creation story in the first chapter of Genesis contains a number of items that are incoherent as well as...

Resources for God-Free Kids

Resources for God-Free Kids

The following URL links to a site hosted by the American Humanist Association. It includes resources for young kids, teenagers...

Atheist Pride

Atheist Pride

Today was the first full day of the American Atheists celebratory convention of its fiftieth year of existence, an event...

INTRODUCTION TO “SURTHRIVAL”

INTRODUCTION TO “SURTHRIVAL”

You’ve finally decided that you never did, or you no longer, believe it likely that gods really exist.  In other...

Welcome to “Surthrival”

Welcome to “Surthrival”

You’ve finally decided that you never did believe, or you no longer believe, that it is likely that gods really...

Evidence Hierarchy Ladders

Evidence Hierarchy Ladders

http://prescribingforbetteroutcomes.org/files/evaluating_pyramid.gif The best way to arrive at unbiased conclusions is to use techniques as near to the top of this...

The Morality of the Jewish-Christian God

The Morality of the Jewish-Christian God

According to William Lane Craig, the Jewish Christian god is not required to follow “objective” moral laws.  At the same...