Moral Figures: Jesus vs. Hitler
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Moral Figures: Jesus vs. Hitler

Before the mid 20th century Jesus Christ was the most potent moral figure in the Western imagination. We decided collectively what goodness was with reference to him. Whether or not you were a believer, his moral authority was pretty much unimpeachable. Since 1945 the most potent moral figure in Western …

Is Humanism a RELIGION? – Silly MEAT EATER comments #6
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Is Humanism a RELIGION? – Silly MEAT EATER comments #6

Welcome to Stupid Meat Eater comments. This video series presents some of the amazingly stupid comments by non-vegan youtubers. Here are this week’s top 5 picks This week’s comments are presented to you by Theodore Pound. Make sure to check out his great channel and videos here, and don’t forget …

Atheism and the principle of charity
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Atheism and the principle of charity

It can be a difficult thing to remain charitable to other people when we feel they are wrong about something that affects us personally or that has undesirable consequences. The Dunning-Kruger effect is often invoked in popular discourse to explain the high opinion with which other people regard themselves, but …

Sandi Toksvig: Introducing humanism, non-religious approaches to life
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Sandi Toksvig: Introducing humanism, non-religious approaches to life

We live in an increasingly pluralistic world. We are surrounded by a diversity of beliefs. Today, an increasing number of people are not religious. Many believe that the universe is a natural phenomenon with no supernatural side. They believe that this is the one life we have. And they want …

Andrew Copson defines humanism and religion
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Andrew Copson defines humanism and religion

Humanism! Also a word with a long history, has meant all sorts of different things. In English, since about the end of the 19th century, it’s been used to describe a particular worldview, a particular approach to life, a combination of certain beliefs and values held together to some extent …

Humanist, non-religious funerals
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Humanist, non-religious funerals

Maria was 43 when she passed away, when she died and she died after a fairly short illness that turned out to be terminal. Both myself and Maria were completely non religious. So when the funeral director came to the house he asked us what sort of funeral we had …

Does religious unbelief exist? | Dr Lois Lee | Think Kent
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Does religious unbelief exist? | Dr Lois Lee | Think Kent

Hi, I’m Lois Lee and I’m a Research Fellow here at the University of Kent and I also direct the Understanding Unbelief programme and I’m going to talk today about unbelief. So, over the past 10 years there’s been growing interest in atheism and other forms of religious unbelief and …

Religious Kids More Selfish Than Atheist Ones
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Religious Kids More Selfish Than Atheist Ones

>>A NEW STUDY INDICATES THAT RELIGIOUS KIDS ARE LIKELY TO BE LESS WILLING TO SHARE IN THEIR ATHEIST PEERS.>>AMEN.>>THIS IS ONE STUDY THAT WAS PUBLISHED. IT FOUND A CORRELATION ñ THEY FOUND THAT THE LONGER A CHILD HAS LIVED IN A RELIGIOUS HOME, THE STINGIER HE WAS COMPARED TO HIS …

Courage in Buddhism, Pablo Kapfer
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Courage in Buddhism, Pablo Kapfer

We are able to summon courage by practicing Buddhism on a daily basis and by chanting Nam-myoho-renge-kyo. For us, it’s not the kind of courage associated with acts of violence. Neither is it related to acts of brutality. It is directly related to having the courage to make decisions about …

John Hagee: Schools Teach ‘Principles Of Witchcraft’
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John Hagee: Schools Teach ‘Principles Of Witchcraft’

John Hagee is gonna tell us why secular humanism is so evil secular humanism is the pagan god it has filled our drug rehab summers it has failed our divorce courts it has failed our shelter for battered wives checker humanism has failed I rape crisis centers our mental hospitals …