We'd be better off without Religion
By RICHARD DAWKINS, CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS, AC GRAYLING
Added: Mon, 09 Apr 2007 23:00:00 UTC
In London's Westminster Central Hall on March 27, some 2,000 people turned out to hear Hitchens, Dawkins and philosopher A.C. Grayling debate a trio of religious authorities on the question "We'd be better off without Religion." (The motion carried, 1,205 to 778.)
Listen to Part 1
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Read Ruth Glendhill's review of the event here
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