A Few Words on God
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A Few Words on God

God is, and has been a powerful force in the history of humankind. The concept of God has taken many forms, and many religions. God has been given many names. Some claim that God is simply fiction, but that’s meaningless to me because we are a race governed by stories. …

This teen is speaking out against a Quebec ban on religious symbols | CBC Kids News
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This teen is speaking out against a Quebec ban on religious symbols | CBC Kids News

For me, it’s like my limb, if you take off my turban it’s the same as if you cut off my arm. ♪ ♪ [speaking in French] ♪ ♪ [cheering] ♪ ♪ [applause and cheering] ♪ ♪ What we believe in is who we are. That’s why… That’s our conscious. …

Why We Love Jesus in a Secular Age
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Why We Love Jesus in a Secular Age

– [Collin Hansen] I’m excited that just what the Lord has in store for us here for this next hour to talk about why we love Jesus in a secular age. Before we get started, I want to acknowledge our sponsor for today’s workshop which makes these events possible for …

Conversion War, Religious Freedom,and Native Traditions | Sankrant Sanu | Hindu Charter #SrijanTalks
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Conversion War, Religious Freedom,and Native Traditions | Sankrant Sanu | Hindu Charter #SrijanTalks

The freedom of religion or freedom of practice is the freedom to pass on these traditions to our children without interference from other people. There is a massive war happening. It’s been happening for decades. Where one side means mobilized for the war. They have war strategies. They have soldiers …

Atheist Voicemails #23: From Friends to Foe: How Religion Got in the Way
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Atheist Voicemails #23: From Friends to Foe: How Religion Got in the Way

You have reached Atheist Republic voicemails. God may not be listening to you but the citizens of the Atheist Republic are. Leave us a voicemail at atheistrepublic.com for a chance to have your message broadcast to our followers worldwide. Send us your opinions, stories, advice, or concerns. Together, we’ll build …

Western scholar’s efforts to acquit Aurangzeb from his religious bigotry.
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Western scholar’s efforts to acquit Aurangzeb from his religious bigotry.

Nowadays there is a lot of news about the work of Audrey Truschke, who is a professor in America and who claims that Aurangzeb was a good guy, that much of the crimes attributed to him have never happened. She’s part of a slightly larger movement, in Zurich three years …

Ep 09: Simon Barrow | Exploring religious freedom
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Ep 09: Simon Barrow | Exploring religious freedom

Alastair Lichten: Hello and welcome to the National Secular society podcast. I am Alastair Lichten, Head of Education at the NSS. Today’s episode is part 9 in a 10 part series of interviews where I speak with activists and experts about religious freedom and what it means to them. What …

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 …

“I only teach my children the GOOD bits of my religion!” (Arguments For God Episode #3)
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“I only teach my children the GOOD bits of my religion!” (Arguments For God Episode #3)

If you know anything about me, then you probably know that I am not too fond of the idea of Dogma, And I’m even less of a fan of bringing up children in any environment which parades it as a virtue. Now I don’t think I’m particularly alone in my …

“Organized religion” isn’t the problem, religion is
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“Organized religion” isn’t the problem, religion is

Many religious believers, and even some atheists, have occasionally claimed that religion itself is not inherently harmful. Instead, they contend that the problems caused by religion are actually the result of organized and institutional religious bodies. And while a significant portion of these issues may be due to the organized …