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Too long, didn’t read. That’s what the kids say. Books. tl;dr. 700-word blog posts. tl;dr. Email. tl;dr. We may bemoan the decline of literary culture in...

by Sue Blackmore   I’m still shaken by yesterday’s lecture and its aftermath. Oxford in the 21st century was, I’d fondly assumed, the epitome of somewhere...

by Richard Dawkins   I met him only once. It was June 3rd 2006, at the Academy of Achievement dinner in Los Angeles.

by Richard Dawkins   Let me add just one afterthought to my article Are there emotional no-go areas where logic dare not show its face?

by Robert Johnson   In modern ethics this question is asked more often in the context of animal ethics than anywhere else. Our inability to share...

by Richard Dawkins   Are there kingdoms of emotion where logic is taboo, dare not show its face, zones where reason is too intimidated to speak? Moral...

John W. Loftus calls for an end to the Philosophy of Religion in this brilliant article. Here's the followup article in which John responds...