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Some clarifications and further thoughts on new atheism and the Church

I’ve gotten some good pushback on my new atheist post, and probably – quite likely even – my thoughts on the matter were not quite clear enough going in to craft as cogent a piece as I would have liked. To be clear: the victims of sexual abuse in these cases are indeed victims of…

New atheism and the cult of victimhood

[updated] ‘Odious as the physical abuse of children by priests undoubtedly is, I suspect that it may do them less lasting damage than the mental abuse of bringing them up Catholic in the first place.’ ~ Richard Dawkins Two people have emailed me this article by Brendan O’Neill today. I’m glad they did, too, because…