Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 11-Mar-2017 to 17-Mar-2017.
Guest post by billybob In a debate between David Silverman and evangelist Frank Turek about the problem of evil, Turek stated that God is omniscient and knows all that has happened and will happen. Silverman made the point that if God knows all and the future is fixed then Adam … Continue reading
Atheist Ireland is a short and pithy name for “an Irish advocacy group” that promotes atheism and reason over superstition and supernaturalism, and . . . an ethical, secular society where the State does not support or finance or give special treatment to any religion. On January 1, Michael Nugent, … Continue reading
David Silverman’s book, Fighting God: An Atheist Manifesto for a Religious World was released today. Amazon describes Silverman as one of the most recognizable faces of atheism. . . . a walking, talking atheist billboard. The Amazon blurb says Silverman argues that religion is more than just wrong: it is … Continue reading
Huzzah! CNN is interested in us, as it promises to provide a glimpse into the lives of regular atheists in its special report: Atheists: Inside the World of Non-Believers. You can view the trailer on CNN’s site; the full report will air Tuesday, March 24 at 9PM ET. From the trailer, it … Continue reading
The International Association of Free Thought (IAFT) held its IVth congress in London, England on August 11th. David Rand. president of Atheist Freethinkers (AFT) and IAFT spokesperson has posted a brief report on the AFT website. Rand’s report focuses on the efforts of Christianity, in particular Roman Catholicism, to undermine … Continue reading