A new and previously unreleased interview with Christopher Hitchens
#232 Debate – AronRa vs Bob Dutko – Where Did It All Come From – 2012
Dutko only recently found his way onto my radar. But I thought this interview with AronRa (pronounced AR-ren-rah, not Aron-rah) was interesting. Especially with regard to conversations about whether atheists believe there is no god or whether we merely withhold belief in one. I think the key issue is how you use the word believe. It can be used to describe an opinion as well as a conviction. Most atheists don’t have a strong conviction that there is no god.
Bob Dutko Replies: And Why He Fails
This video addresses issues Dutko raised when a YouTuber posted a video criticizing Dutko. It doesn’t matter if you know anything about Dutko or not. The points apply to many conversations like this one.
What the anti-vaxxers are getting dangerously wrong
One thing is certain—the distortion of the facts about vaccines could have dangerous consequences for public safety and public health. In this post, we’ll cover some basic facts about vaccines, their significance, their contentious history and their recent misrepresentation by the anti-vaccine movement.
Anderson Cooper, Ex-GOP Rep. Throw Down over Vaccine-Autism Link
You know how there are lots of anti-vaccine people who say that vaccines give their kids autism? Well, that’s not true. It’s been thoroughly discredited. But former Republican Congressman Dan Burton believes that the mercury in vaccines can cause autism in children, and faced off against Anderson Cooper last night over that very subject.
Measles Outbreak Hits Texas Church That Preached Against Vaccines
The Food Babe is a Raving Lunatic
Your vitamins are lying to you: Why Big Herba is out of control
We often hear about the evils of Big Pharma, but it’s not the only medicine industry putting your health at risk.
Hey, Kids! If You Don’t Listen in Church, God Will Kill You
This is about Jehovah’s Witnesses but it appears on Patheos, a major atheist website. Good to see that Hemant Mehta is paying attention. 🙂
Jehovah’s Witness leaders have a simple message for children: Pay attention at meetings or you will be killed… just like Noah would’ve been.
You can see it in their latest propaganda video:
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