Thursday, December 14, 2017

Freedom of Thought Report 2015

Today the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU) is launching the Freedom of Thought Report 2015 at the European Parliament in Brussels, and around the world via freethoughtreport.com. The 2015 edition of the report documents how persecution of the non-religious has escalated in the past year. There has been a rise in extrajudicial violence, and in several states harsher [...]

Ten Things I Really Wish Atheists Would Stop Doing

I confess: Usually when I read articles by atheists criticizing other atheists, I feel annoyed and maybe a little betrayed. “Why,” I ask myself, “are we picking on each other for atheism-ing wrong when we should be calling out public … Continue reading

Links to refutations of the usual arguments for the existence of God

The Argument from Efficient Causality (Cosmological Argument: Aquinos and Kalam) (WLC) Refutation: http://philosophy.lander.edu/intro/cause.html - Philosophy 102 (Lander) http://edthemanicstreetpreacher.wordpress.com/2010/02/11/refuting-craig-five-arguments/ http://wiki.ironchariots.org/index.php?title=Cosmological_argument http://arizonaatheist.blogspot.com/2010/05/william-lane-craigs-arguments-for-god.html The (Cosmological) Argument from Contingency (WLC) Refutation: http://edthemanicstreetpreacher.wordpress.com/2010/02/11/refuting-craig-five-arguments/ http://arizonaatheist.blogspot.com/2010/05/william-lane-craigs-arguments-for-god.html The Argument from Consciousness Refutation: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argument_from_consciousness http://www.philoonline.org/library/mccormick_3_1.htm http://www.infidels.org/library/modern/steven_conifer/ac.html http://consc.net/online/1.3a http://www.argumentsforatheism.com/arguments_god_consciousness.html The Ontological Argument  (WLC)...

The Classical Arguments

...FOR THE EXISTENCE OF THE ABRAHAMIC GOD (JEWISH, CHRISTIAN, MUSLIM)  Cosmological argument – How could there be anything if there wasn’t a Cause (God) who...