This question is one of the most controversial within the humanist and feminist community: Can you be a humanist without being a feminist? Our short answer: No. If you are a humanist, then you are a feminist. Humanism, broadly or expansively construed, is an ethical and philosophical worldview including religious … Continue reading
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Sikivu Hutchinson is an American feminist, atheist and author/novelist. She is the author of ‘White Nights, Black Paradise’ (2015), ‘Godless Americana: Race and Religious Rebels’ (2013), ‘Moral Combat: Black Atheists, Gender Politics, and the Values Wars’ (2011), and ‘Imagining Transit: Race, Gender, and Transportation Politics in Los … Continue reading
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Dr. Robert Jensen is a Professor at the University of Texas at Austin. He specializes in media, law, and politics. Here we talk about his background and views, especially around patriarchy, pornography, and radical feminism. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What was family background regarding geography, culture, language, and … Continue reading
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 17-Mar-2018 to 23-Mar-2018.
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Professor Rebecca Newberger Goldstein is a novelist, philosopher, public intellectual, and visiting Professor of Philosophy and English at New York University and Visiting Professor of Philosophy at the New College of the Humanities. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What is your family story? Rebeccer Newberger Goldstein: I was brought up … Continue reading
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 10-Mar-2018 to 16-Mar-2018.