I don't accept the existence of God, and at almost 46 years of age, I've not once in my life ever genuinely considered any religion being more than just fables, yet I'm told frequently that there's no such thing as an atheist. This is the pompous, arrogant stance that many theists have developed in thinking … Continue reading The so-called atheists
True nihilism is in essence a compulsion to destroy, as nothing has any value, and everything is approached with rabid scepticism and extreme pessimism. Nihilism is mostly associated with Friedrich Nietzsche who claimed that the corrosive effects, lack of moral boundaries and the fact that life is meaningless will eventually lead to the downfall of … Continue reading Does Atheism lead to Nihilism?
Theists, or more accurately, Abrahamic theists, will use any desperate measure to discredit people who have disbelief in God/s, in order to paint their religion in a good light. Some of the illogical things that they claim defy logic and are frankly ludicrous. Morality I've lost count how many times I've read that atheists can't … Continue reading Lying for God
It seems to be a current trend by people who are unable to think for themselves, that atheism leads to narcissism. Whenever I read this unsubstantiated generalisation, I struggle to comprehend how they come to this nonsensical and illogical conclusion. "Narcissism - selfishness, involving a sense of entitlement, a lack of empathy," - Dictionary The … Continue reading Does Atheism lead to Narcissism?
As most of you are already aware, I'm atheist, and a humanist. I'm writing this as a response to what someone said on Twitter. "Because atheism is harmful to health, life, society, & civilization" I'm going to defend this comment without retaliation, as it makes me just as harmful as the person who wrote this … Continue reading Is Atheism Harmful?
For some reason, this is a subject that I've noticed appear quite frequently on Twitter, and many argue that Atheism is the default position, and that it takes indoctrination into a faith to turn someone into a theist. When a baby is born, it has no concept about the world around it. It's essentially an … Continue reading Is Atheism the default position?
This is one of the most ridiculous and ignorant projections that I keep reading on social media, and it's becoming more frequent. For something to qualify as a religion, it must meet certain criteria. Oxford dictionary has the following definitions. "The belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power, especially a personal God or … Continue reading The religion of atheism