In our latest podcast, Jessica and I discussed the past week in politics and atheism.
We talked about:
— Tucker Carlson says the Brett Kavanaugh backlash is due to an atheist “theocracy.” (4:40)
— Does Purity Culture explain why evangelical women still support Brett Kavanaugh? (11:06)
— Former Southern Baptist leader Paige Patterson is teaching a class on ethics for some reason. (14:58)
— Even Catholics are getting sick of Pope Francis. (19:52)
— In a letter, Albert Einstein called God a “product of human weakness.” (24:41)
— Ark Encounter does not make for an educational (or legal) field trip. (26:40)
— The “Nones” believe a lot of New Age nonsense. (30:02)
— The Jenga approach
to religion. (34:17
— Irish schools have an awful track record when it comes to religion. (37:55)
— The Trump administration will end visas for unmarried gay partners of diplomats. (41:48)
— Is “freethought” a good word for atheists to use? (47:30)
We’d love to hear your thoughts on the podcast. If you have any suggestions for people we should chat with, please leave them in the comments, too.
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