atheism

  1. Ralph47

    Atheism vs. Agnosticism

    It seems that "a distinction without a difference" between the two exists. A good analogy is: an atheist is outside the fence, the agnostic is ON the fence, while the theist is IN the pit of hungry lions. As you can see, no difference for practical purposes between outside the fence and on...
  2. kowalskil

    My article in American Atheist Magazine

    My article about futile confrontations between theists and atheists*appeared in the April 2012 Issue of*American Atheist Magazine. The link is: http://csam.montclair.edu/~kowalski/theo/atheist.html Please share this link with other potential readers. Thank you in advance, Ludwik...
  3. myp

    Atheism, organized religion, and a higher being

    I was wondering how the atheists on this forum feel about a higher being. Do you simply believe no God or higher force exists? Perhaps even a force that unintentionally created this universe? I know that a lot of people feel that organized religion is manipulative, including me to an extent...
  4. Dirk

    The Value of Atheism?

    Of what value is Atheism to mankind, in your opinion? Personally, i see it as a reality check. Something that says to Organised Religion, "come on, think about it seriously for a moment". Good for keeping religious people on their toes, limiting the extent of excrement that preachers can feed...
  5. Delta

    Atheism becoming more prevalent

    Atheism seems to be becoming more prevalent and definitely atheists are becoming more outspoken. What do you think set this off? Where was the turning point? The science has been around for decades, but it's only lately that we are seeing quite a big push for freethinking and atheistic or at...