Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 31-Dec-2016 to 6-Jan-2017.
The Angus Reid Institute has released an interesting survey about Canadian moral values. It’s actually quite dense with information, so much so that it’s hard to know where to start or what to focus on. I’m certainly not going to cover everything in a single blog post. I encourage you … Continue reading
The Christians will tell you we are fallen from perfection. And it was the knowledge of good and evil that made us fall into a state of sin. Now, if you ask your average atheist, can you be good without god, s/he/it will probably say “of course I can, I … Continue reading
One of the more interesting things I read during Canadian Atheist’s recent stint in the infirmary was The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided By Politics and Religion, by the American psychologist Jonathan Haidt. It’s an intellectually rich book that covers a lot of ground, but Haidt builds it … Continue reading