Appeals to Common Practice Don’t Make Science and Religion Compatible

June 17, 2010

By Alan Leshner's logic, drinking and driving are also compatible.

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Sen. Tom Harkin on Filibuster Reform

June 15, 2010

On July 14, I had the profound pleasure of attending a talk by the Democratic Senator from Iowa.

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Reza Aslan’s Confusing Comments on Religion and Belief

June 09, 2010

Aslan charges religion is more about identity than belief. But belief determines identity.

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The Concerns of Morality: Well-Being and Flourishing

May 25, 2010

Morality, and moral deliberation, is the domain of concerns for the well-being and flourishing of sentient and conscious beings.

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The Bible Was Written by Drunkards and Junkies

May 05, 2010

Well, maybe -- but that's not the point. Rather, the point is a Polish pop star has been charged for stating just that.

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Dawkins Challenges Australian Lawmaker on Creationism

May 04, 2010

Dawkins and self-described creationist Steve Fielding get into an interesting exchange on a recent TV program.

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CFI’s Matthew LaClair, Creationist Don McLeroy to Square Off on Radio Show

April 23, 2010

LaClair, president of CFI On Campus, will host McLeroy, creationist leader of the conservative faction of the Texas Board of Ed.

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Holocaust Denial and Free Speech

April 21, 2010

Should governments punish Holocaust denial?

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Should Biology Textbooks Include “Biblical Myth” Language?

April 12, 2010

A Tennessee father is fighting to ban a textbook that refers to the Biblical creation story as a "myth." Does he have a point?

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Abortion: A Question of Women’s Rights, Morality—or Both?

April 05, 2010

Too often liberals defend abortion as a women's right without first making the moral and legal case for the procedure.

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