Tag Archives: Atheism

Sitting on the offence

How easily are you offended? And if ever you are offended, how seriously do you expect people to take your complaint? Some years ago, I saw a large poster advertising the views of a group supporting vivisection, and became angry … Continue reading

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Harmless believers?

In my last post, I was talking about myself, saying that I reluctantly accept the label “atheist” to characterize my stance on religion. As is often the case, a discussion of atheism soon gets broadened into a wider discussion about … Continue reading

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Call yourself an atheist?

Atheism is in the news these days. This is partly because of the storm whipped up by the books of Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens and the ensuing debates and arguments that they caused and partly, I think, … Continue reading

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