Daily Archives: October 13, 2014

Tone Deaf Atheism and Context

by | October 13, 2014

I’ve been relucant to enter the fray with regards to Affleckgate, because I didn’t really see anything new in it, just the same old talking past each other bickering that in some quarters passes for debate. But since the genocide card has been played… I figure it’s time to get muddy. Harris’ defenders are correct,… Read more »

The Bigoted Voice of the Catholic Church

by | October 13, 2014

Cardinal Raymond Burke, one of the voices of the Catholic Church, gave an exclusive interview to reporters at LifeSiteNews in response to a controversial presentation by an Australian couple before 191 of the Catholic Church’s leading bishops and cardinals at the ongoing Extraordinary Synod on the Family this week. While “some Synod fathers responded to the short intervention… Read more »

Liberals Acting Badly: The Smears Against Sam Harris Continue

by | October 13, 2014

Glen Greenwald and Reza Aslan seem obsessed with smearing Sam Harris. Most of us have seen Reza Aslan in action before, insisting that FGM is not an Islamic practice (technically correct but practically wrong) and claiming that Indonesian women live in a free and open society. Many have refuted his claims (see here and here for… Read more »