FeaturedSkepticism

Trump & Dawkins Confused Why White Supremacists Might Like Them

The retweet (or “RT” in shorthand) is a funny thing. It can serve many purposes, some of which are contradictory: signal boosting, positive endorsement, an effort to draw negative attention to …

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ActivismReligionSkepticism

Doing it for the Clicks, Ms Blumner

It was brought to my attention that the tired excuse for when one doesn’t like something that was said on the internet was trotted out by the new CEO of …

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ReligionSkepticism

Richard Dawkins Sounds Like a Paranoid Child Hating Conspiracy Theorist

No, really. Don’t accept my opinion on it, just go look at his twitter feed and be sure to note the glorious RT’s he is making. What got him riled …

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FeaturedFeminism

There’s Plenty of Oppression to Go Around, Richard Dawkins.

Richard Dawkins opened his foot-shaped mouth again this weekend, suggesting that advocates for trigger warnings treat victims of rape and assault like children who need their teddy bears: A university …

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Anti-ScienceFeatured

Muslim Science-Loving Kid Comes Out On Top, Infuriates White Atheists

The brave and brilliant youngster Ahmed Mohamed has been showered with support since his ludicrous and racist arrest this week, receiving invitations to MIT, Harvard, NASA, Facebook, Twittter, and the …

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Religion

The Silencing of Richard Dawkins

EDIT: The original introduction to this post contrasted Dawkins’s feelings of being “silenced” with the Transgender Day of Remembrance, which occurred at the same time that I wrote the piece. …

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FeminismSkepticism

Five More Things Richard Dawkins Thinks You Should Be Held Criminally Responsible For When Drunk

Last night, Mark Oppenheimer posted an article on Buzzfeed about misogyny in the atheist/skeptic movements, and specifically about how men like Michael Shermer have ruined the movement for women. The …

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Religion

On Richard Dawkins Being a Liability to Atheism

Journalist, Kimberly Winston, who often writes about atheism at the Religious News Service has an article out today about Richard Dawkins and his recent “comparison of rape” comments as well …

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