Category: Practical Issues

Νοέ 28

So why an atheist?

 Columnist:Cafeeine It is a common point on online discussions about atheism to focus on the meaning of the word itself. Atheism, as used by many atheists and the definition that I use when I say I’m an atheist is ‘lacking a belief in the existence of a god or gods’, but this is not a …

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Οκτ 15

Are we free to choose our religious beliefs?

 Columnist:Invisible Ink (Αόρατη Μελάνη) As I read the recent publications and follow conversations in blogs and fora concerning the decision of the European Court for Human Rights to abolish crucifixes from the school rooms of Italy, I reflect on the difficulty of seeing the obvious: that the presence of religious symbols reflects partiality in favor …

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