A pluralist approach to ethics

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
May 11, 2011

All ethical approaches have their shortcomings, but we can assemble a reasonable moral outlook with parts of each.

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Weird Bogus UFO Videos—and Their Defenders

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
May 10, 2011

A curious exchange with a UFO believer who didn't like my skeptical analysis.

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Ballot Initiative, Motivated by CSH Lawsuit, Would Gut FL Constitution’s Church-State Separation

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
May 09, 2011

Florida voters will weigh changes to the state constitution to allow government funding of religious institutions.

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Alien McHoaxes, McSkepticism, and More

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
May 09, 2011

Wow! An alien corpse on ice! Discovered "in the frozen wastes of Siberia"—at a "known UFO hotspot," no less—the damaged but preserved creature (partially buried in snow) surfaced in a short video posted on Youtube. In just a few days the clip drew nearly three-quarters of a million viewers, according to an online British news source (http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1378400/Body-dead-alien-Siberia-claims-UFO-hurtling-earth.html; April 20, 2011).

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Rep. Pete Stark Supports National Day of Reason

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
May 05, 2011

Congressman makes statement on floor of House of Representatives in support of the 2011 National Day of Reason.

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Obama’s Secularism

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
May 04, 2011

A profound defense of separation of church and state.

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Trump Trumped!

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
May 04, 2011

The President Plays His Trump Card

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Think Only a Few Fools Believe in the Rapture? Think Again.

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
May 03, 2011

It might not happen on May 21, but it will happen

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Video posted: “Diversity in the Atheist Movement”

by Debbie Goddard
May 02, 2011

Greta Christina, Jen McCreight ("Blag Hag" ), & I discussed diversity and outreach at the AHA conference last month.

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“Water for Elephants” (A Nickell-odeon Review)

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
April 29, 2011

Carrying water for "Water for Elephants"

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