“Sherlock”: A Reincarnation

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
November 29, 2010

The genius detective returns, this time to a modern-day London.

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Religion Is a Force for a Good Education? Hitchens/Blair Debate in Toronto Motivates Some Reflection

True North Strong & Free Thinking with Justin B. Trottier
November 26, 2010

Tony Blair is debating Hitchens "Is Religion a Force for Good?" in Toronto tonight. But was he right that it improves schools?

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Cassocks and Condoms

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
November 24, 2010

Observations on the work of theologians

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On Utilitarianism and Consequentialism

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
November 24, 2010

Some people say we're all utilitarians/consequentialists at bottom. But there are good reasons to be skeptical of such claims.

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Carl Sagan on the Invention of the Gods

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
November 23, 2010

"The gods are the dreams of men."

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UN to Take Up Measure Suppressing Religious Criticism; Votes Against Sexual Orientation Protection

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
November 19, 2010

After voting against sexual orientation protection, the UN will consider a resolution against "defamation of religions."

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TSA Chief Says No Religious Exemptions for Airport Screenings

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
November 17, 2010

Sen. John Ensign raised the issue during a recent Senate hearing with TSA Administrator John Pistole.

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The Triumph of Law

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
November 17, 2010

Stephen Law debates Christian philosopher Alvin Plantinga

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Obama Executive Order Leaves In Place Many Bush-Era Policies on Faith-Based Initiatives

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
November 17, 2010

The President issued an executive order preserving Bush's policy of allowing hiring discrimination in Faith-Based Initiatives.

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New Republican Leadership Promises Inaction, Obstruction on Climate Change

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
November 16, 2010

The new House leadership promises to halt climate change legislation and investigate climate scientists for alleged wrongdoing.

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