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We Could Also Believe in the Aliens
January 15, 2019


We were busy bees yesterday! First we had to be all, “Hey, Indiana, you BEST NOT pass that bill to require creationism in public schools!” and THEN we had to be all, “Hey, Senate, you BEST NOT confirm a Christian nationalist for Attorney General!” Yeah that’s right. You best not. Advocates trying to reverse Idaho’s …

God Gave Us the Brains
January 14, 2019


Last week I told you about how a Massachusetts teacher used a 2003 Free Inquiry article on the signs of fascism for a class assignment, asking students to weigh whether Trump exhibited these signs. There’s a lot more (pretty shallow, frankly) coverage from the weekend that is mostly a lot of pearl-clutching. Here’s a good …

Pearls of Unscientific Wisdom
January 11, 2019


Lots of interesting stuff today, folks. It’s a good day to be the Morning Heretic. Or to read stuff from the Morning Heretic. Or to read the stuff that the Morning Heretic finds and then comments on. Or something. Never mind. Most important of all: Point of Inquiry, the flagship podcast of the Center for …

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Skeptical Inquirer

The Skeptical Inquirer publishes critical scientific evaluations of all manner of controversial and extraordinary claims, including but not limited to paranormal and fringe-science matters, and informed discussion of all relevant issues. In addition to news, articles, book reviews, and investigations on a wide variety of topics, Skeptical Inquirer has a stellar stable of regular columnists on their blog.

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Free Inquiry

FREE INQUIRY is the bimonthly transnational magazine of the nonprofit Council for Secular Humanism. It is the world’s largest-circulation English-language magazine for and about men and women who live value-rich lives without religion. Founded in 1980 and published bimonthly (six times per year), FREE INQUIRY (circulation averaging 30,000) features leading thinkers and activists who explore issues of critical importance to all who seek to live the good life ... in this life.

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Point of Inquiry

Point of Inquiry is the Center for Inquiry's flagship podcast, where the brightest minds of our time engage in deep conversation about the big questions in science, religion, politics, and culture.

Since 2005, some of the show's remarkable guests have included Ta-Nehisi Coates, Brian Greene, Susan Jacoby, Richard Dawkins, Ann Druyan, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Eugenie Scott, Adam Savage, Bill Nye, Howard Fineman, Sam Harris, and Francis Collins, among many, many others.

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Reasonable Talk

Welcome to Reasonable Talk, your source for high-quality video of the best presentations from the brightest minds and most compelling speakers in all of freethought.

At Reasonable Talk, passionate and brilliant thinkers, writers, and activists stand before eager and inquiring audiences to enlighten minds, spark debate, and inspire action.

They join us from a wide variety of fields such as science, journalism, politics, religion, philosophy, and grassroots activism. They come to us as champions of reason, critical thinking, and free expression over dogma, superstition, and misinformation.

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