Dawkins And NECSS: An Update And Some Thoughts

You can love Richard Dawkins or you can hate him, but you can’t say he’s anything but a gentleman and a scholar. His response to being disinvited as a featured speaker by NECSS (short for Northeast Conference on Science & Skepticism, and pronounced ”Nexus”, which I have to grudgingly admit … Continue reading

Fortunately, The Thought Police Have No Badges

I’ve been something of a fan of Richard Dawkins ever since I picked up a copy of his book The Selfish Gene when I was a graduate student. I think he’s a good writer, an incisive and creative scientific thinker, a consummate gentleman and scholar, and of course a highly … Continue reading

Unbelievers Film Playing in Kamloops and Coming to iTunes

Update: Unbelievers is available for pre-order in the Canadian iTunes store now. The Unbelievers, a documentary that follows Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss as the two renowned scientists travel the globe and talk about science, politics and religion, debuted last April at Toronto’s Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival. I … Continue reading

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