When atheism is done right, it eschews baseless certitude in favor of curious exploration and exclusion in favor of embracement. With no lord or sacred text telling them what “sinner” or heretic act to despise, atheists enter the world with a heart less burdened by the prejudices some churches take great pride in promoting.
I’m in the Times’ Room for Debate section today talking about atheism.
Happy MLK/Inauguration day!
Grady got me an original press release photo of Emmanuel Lewis chilling with Mike Tyson, and it is magnificent.