What is the meaning of life? What is the purpose of life? The problem with these questions is the word “the.” As if there’s only one. Pastors often ask how you can have meaning without God. But to quote Dan Barker, this is like asking, “without a master, whose slave will I be?” The beauty of life is that as an atheist you’re free to find your own meaning – finding beauty, purpose, and happiness in the things that mean something to you.
Seth Andrews, host of the largest atheist podcast – The Thinking Atheist talks about the need for critical thinking & fostering curiosity in a world that celebrates ignorance.
I interviewed Hemant Mehta (The Friendly Atheist) last week about his upbringing in Jainism and his current life as a secular activist dealing with religious extremism, Islam, & the current culture divide over feminism and PC culture.
Creationist embarrassment, Dennis Prager, thought he could get away with his ridiculous assertions about morality now that Hitchens is dead. He was wrong!
Human civilization advances and progress is made only through curiosity. Let’s dare to be curious, think for ourselves, and question the status quo.
“Without God, upon what do you base your morals?” How many times have we heard this question from religious apologists? This week, I teamed up with Cosmic Skeptic to examine the nature or morality.