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Religion Is Fair Game for Debate, Criticism

 by Keith Goetzman

Tags: religion, religious debate, secular humanism, new atheists, civility, spirituality, Keith Goetzman,

Church signShould nonbelievers shy away from examining or criticizing the religious beliefs of the devout because it might offend them? Certainly not, writes senior editor Ronald A. Lindsay at Free Inquiry in his commentary “Expressing One’s Views on Religion”:

Well aware that he’s wading into the debate stoked by the anti-religious fervor of the so-called new atheists, Lindsay proposes a measure of civility and religious tolerance tempered by the clear-eyed gaze of the secular humanist:

Source: Free Inquiry

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