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The Magic of Reality - paperback release June 21

Press Release - Transworld Publishing - 30 June 2012 27 Comments

Paperback release date June 21, 2012 by Black Swan Publishing. Also available as an eBook. Preorder on Amazon.co.uk via the links below. click here or on the image for the pdf of Press Release ...

TAGGED: ANNOUNCEMENTS, BOOKS, RICHARD DAWKINS

A Religious Military? Spiritual Fitness Test or Rationality Fitness Test?

Sean Faircloth - RichardDawkins.net - 12 June 2012 28 Comments

Sean Faircloth, speaking at Ft. Bragg, addresses the multimillion dollar "Spirituality Fitness Test" imposed by the U.S. Military. Faircloth is author of Attack of the Theocrats: How the...

TAGGED: ESTABLISHMENT CLAUSE, RELIGION, SEAN FAIRCLOTH

Dawkins Foundation: Innovating for a Secular World. A Call to Action by Sean Faircloth, Madison, WI

Sean Faircloth - RichardDawkins.net - 29 May 2012 46 Comments

Faircloth is Dir. of Strategy & Policy, Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason & Science, US. His book "Attack of the Theocrats: How the Religious Right Harms Us All & What We Can Do...

TAGGED: ACTIVISM, ATHEISM, SEAN FAIRCLOTH

Richard Dawkins & Lawrence Krauss Tribute to Christopher Hitchens - 2012 Global Atheist Convention

- - YouTube - Atheist Foundation - 27 May 2012 43 Comments

Thanks to Jason Ball for the links A Celebration of Reason - 2012 Global Atheist Convention 13-15th April - Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre Presented by the Atheist Foundation of...

TAGGED: CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS, LAWRENCE M. KRAUSS, RICHARD DAWKINS

[Update] note from Richard - CFI student leaders need your help!

- - Center for Inquiry - 25 May 2012 9 Comments

On behalf of RDF US I would like to say how strongly we support CFI on Campus. For the growth of secularism there is no more fertile ground than college and university campuses. The leaders who...

TAGGED: ACTIVISM

The Descent of Edward Wilson (with Polish translation)

Richard Dawkins - Prospect - 24 May 2012 188 Comments

Richard Dawkins's review of The Social Conquest of Earth , by Edward O Wilson (WW Norton, £18.99, May) JBS Haldane quipped that any Creator must have had “an inordinate fondness for...

TAGGED: BIOLOGY, BOOKS, EVOLUTION, RICHARD DAWKINS, SCIENCE

Full Length Talk - 'How To Tell You're An Atheist'

Dan Dennett - YouTube - TheClergyProject - 24 May 2012 32 Comments

Philosopher Daniel Dennett was one of the stars of the Global Atheist Convention in Melbourne and gave a brilliant and whimsical talk on defining the atheist. He is the uber-philospher of the...

TAGGED: ATHEISM, SPEECHES

Bullying, lies, and discrimination aren't "religious liberty"

Sean Faircloth - RichardDawkins.net - 21 May 2012 26 Comments

The book "Attack of the Theocrats: How the Religious Right Harms Us All & What We Can Do About It" is available in audiobook, ebook & hardcopy Learn about a Ten Point Vision of a...

TAGGED: SEAN FAIRCLOTH

Sean Faircloth: Do Something About the Religio-Industrial Complex

Sean Faircloth - RichardDawkins.net - 08 May 2012 22 Comments

Do something now about financial abuses of mega-ministers. You can e-mail Sean at the email he mentions in the video here: MinisterMoney@RichardDawkins.net The book "Attack of the...

TAGGED: RELIGION, SEAN FAIRCLOTH

Sean Faircloth in California-May 18,19, 20 - Sacramento, Berkeley, San Francisco

- - RichardDawkins.net - 08 May 2012 4 Comments

Friday May 18 - 7pm Sacramento Freethinkers Atheists & Nonbelievers (FAN) Hilton Garden Inn 2540 Venture Oaks Way, Sacramento, CA details Saturday May 19 - 1:30pm east bay atheists...

TAGGED: ANNOUNCEMENTS, SEAN FAIRCLOTH

National Day of Reason

- - YouTube - TheAlyonaShow - 04 May 2012 23 Comments

Today has also been marked as the National Day of Reason started in 2003 as a secular response. Last week, Representative Pete Stark from California explained the day as one that "celebrates the...

TAGGED: SEAN FAIRCLOTH, SECULARISM

Richard Dawkins - US October 2012 Tour

- - RichardDawkins.net - 02 May 2012 33 Comments

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TAGGED: RICHARD DAWKINS, SEAN FAIRCLOTH

The Consolation of Philosophy

Lawrence M. Krauss - Scientific American - 27 April 2012 72 Comments

An update by the author of "A Universe from Nothing" on his thoughts, as a theoretical physicist, about the value of the discipline of philosophy Recently, as a result of my most recent book, A...

TAGGED: LAWRENCE M. KRAUSS, PHILOSOPHY, PHYSICS

Has Physics Made Philosophy and Religion Obsolete?

Ross Andersen - The Atlantic - 23 April 2012 53 Comments

"I think at some point you need to provoke people. Science is meant to make people uncomfortable." It is hard to know how our future descendants will regard the little sliver of history that...

TAGGED: PHYSICS

Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss: Something from Nothing, at ANU (Canberra Australia)

- - Riotact (Canberra Australia) - 21 April 2012 120 Comments

Critically-acclaimed author and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins and world-renowned theoretical physicist and author Lawrence Krauss discuss biology, cosmology, religion, and a host of...

TAGGED: LAWRENCE M. KRAUSS, RICHARD DAWKINS

Richard Dawkins on Beautiful Minds - BBC Four Wed April 25

- - BBC Four - 19 April 2012 166 Comments

Richard Dawkins on The God Delusion - Beautiful Minds - BBC Four More about this programme: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01fq4xb Richard Dawkins Answers His Critics - Beautiful...

TAGGED: ATHEISM, RICHARD DAWKINS, SCIENCE

Faircloth in Maryland-DC May 5

- - RichardDawkins.net - 15 April 2012 13 Comments

When: Saturday, May 5th, 2:00 p.m. Location: Wheaton Regional Public Library, 11701 Georgia Ave., Wheaton, MD 20902 Speaker: Sean Faircloth Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason &...

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Richard Dawkins radio interview

Presented by Fran Kelly - Radio National - Australia - 14 April 2012 36 Comments

Interview with Richard Dawkins and discussion of the debate with Cardinal Pell. Richard Dawkins is an atheist, evolutionary biologist and author. He's in Australia to be a keynote speaker at the...

TAGGED: INTERVIEWS, RICHARD DAWKINS

Pell, Dawkins wage battle of belief

Barney Zwartz - theage.com.au - 14 April 2012 191 Comments

TWO housewives hurling insults at each other across their back fence prompted one of the great puns from Anglican wit Sydney Smith. ''Those two will never agree,'' he said. ''They are arguing from...

TAGGED: RICHARD DAWKINS

Q&A: Pell vs Dawkins - April 9, Easter Monday night

David Knox - TV tonight - Australia - 14 April 2012 141 Comments

On Easter Monday night Q & A will host a two-man debate between Catholic Archbishop of Sydney, Cardinal George Pell and outspoken, British atheist Richard Dawkins. In Australia to attend a...

TAGGED: ATHEISM, MEDIA, RICHARD DAWKINS