Richard Dawkins: prevent parents from teaching their faith onto their kids

This is from the radically leftist Huffington Post UK. Excerpt: Prominent atheist Richard Dawkins has argued that children with religious parents must be protected from indoctrination. Dawkins expressed concerns to the Irish Times that parents are given too much leeway when it comes to their children’s education. The biologist, who is backing a campaign by … Continue reading Richard Dawkins: prevent parents from teaching their faith onto their kids

What should we make of Richard Dawkins’ claim that God is very “improbable”?

Look, here is a summary of Dawkins’ argument against God from Common Sense Atheism. They write: Can we put [Dawkins’ argument] into logically valid form? Sure. That’s what Erik Wielenberg did in his recent paper “Dawkins’ Gambit, Hume’s Aroma, and God’s Simplicity.” Here is Wielenberg’s formulation: (1) If God exists, then God has these two properties: … Continue reading What should we make of Richard Dawkins’ claim that God is very “improbable”?

Not just aborting babies with Down’s syndrome – Dawkins supports infanticide

The UK Telegraph reports on the latest Dawkins blunder. Excerpt: Richard Dawkins, the atheist writer, has claimed it is “immoral” to allow unborn babies with Down’s syndrome to live. The Oxford professor posted a message on Twitter saying would-be parents who learn their child has the condition have an ethical responsibility to “abort it and … Continue reading Not just aborting babies with Down’s syndrome – Dawkins supports infanticide

Why does Richard Dawkins refuse to debate William Lane Craig?

Because Richard Dawkins doesn’t understand basic logic: That’s the latest video from Peter Byrom, aka BirdieUpon. (H/T Peter S. Williams) And don’t take my word for it, look at what sensible atheist Jeffrey Jay Lowder has to say about it: I find myself in an odd situation. I agree with Dawkins’ decision not to debate Craig, … Continue reading Why does Richard Dawkins refuse to debate William Lane Craig?

William Lane Craig reviews new Dawkins/Krauss movie “The Unbelievers” in The Blaze

On The Blaze, a major political news site, Dr. William Lane Craig reviews a new atheist movie entitled “The Unbelievers” starring Lawrence Krauss and Richard Dawkins. Excerpt: Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss are two of the most important figures in the New Atheist movement. So one would naturally have high expectations that their new documentary, The Unbelievers, would … Continue reading William Lane Craig reviews new Dawkins/Krauss movie “The Unbelievers” in The Blaze