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Ask an Atheist: Why Don’t You Just Call Yourself an Agnostic?

ShareWhen I engage in a philosophical or religious conversation with some of my peers, a common phrase reiterated is, “Oh, I’m not an atheist; I’m an agnostic.” Though it may…

Is Spirituality a Good Alternative to Religion? 

ShareBecause it is purposefully a vague term, it is difficult to get a good idea of exactly what spirituality may mean. It’s a term that has appeared in many cultures…

East vs. West: Ask an Atheist Sizes Up World Religions

SharePrompt: Do Eastern religions provide any benefits that Western ones might not?   In the Western world, or at least in the United States, religions of the Orient have increasingly…

Are Atheists Islamophobic?

ShareLately, the New Atheist movement has come under fire in the news, as is inevitable with movements such as this. Consisting of popular figures like Sam Harris and Richard Dawkins,…

No Scrooges Here! Why Most Atheists Don’t Object to a Little Holiday Cheer

ShareQuestion: Do atheists celebrate religious holidays?   The answer is simple: There is no reason not to. Even if I don’t believe in the event being celebrated, many of my…

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