Month: February 2012

To Put It Charitably

I suppose the charitable thing to say about this would be that it’s quite untrue: Richard Dawkins: It has been obvious since the publication of The God Delusion in 2006 that many supporters of religion have preferred to ignore its arguments and just repeatedly claim that it’s full of rage and hatred, fundamentalism and intolerance …

Was Hitler a Christian?

Randall Hardman interviews Eric Metaxas on the question, was Adolf Hitler a Christian? Many atheists today, while denouncing the atheism of Stalin and Mao as being anything significant in their tyrannies, hold Hitler’s “Christian” heritage up like a flaming torch. It’s an example of how religion, especially Christianity, can lead to death, evil, and terror. …