Ep. 429 - Richard Dawkins and the Atheist "Schism"

Jun 02, 10:59 PM

This week, we talked about Humanism and identity politics, a pro-LGBTQ protest at a Christian college, preaching at graduation ceremonies, and more!

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Jessica and I sat down to talk about several stories from the past week involving religion and politics.

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— An Oklahoma candidate for U.S. Senate claims his church was "shut down." (1:13)

— Atheists don't have to defend Richard Dawkins if he says ignorant things. (12:50)

— The Johnny Depp/Amber Heard non-story involving atheism. (55:13)

— Students are protesting a Christian school's homophobic hiring policies. (58:30)

— A superintendent in Georgia used a graduation ceremony to win converts for Christianity. (1:10:43)

— Another graduation speaker in Ohio told kids to avoid gay marriage. (1:14:25)