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Nicholas Kristof’s “Modest Proposal for a Truce

posted by Jason Kottke   Dec 06, 2006

Nicholas Kristof’s “Modest Proposal for a Truce on Religion,” and responses by Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins, and Daniel Dennett. “Mr. Kristof has simply become acclimatized to the convention that you can criticize anything else but you mustn’t criticize religion.”

We Work Remotely

Gary Wolf talks to three prominent atheists (

posted by Jason Kottke   Oct 26, 2006

Gary Wolf talks to three prominent atheists (Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and Daniel Dennett) and concludes that “the irony of the New Atheism — this prophetic attack on prophecy, this extremism in opposition to extremism — is too much for me”.

Interview with writer Sam Harris on “why

posted by Jason Kottke   Jun 26, 2006

Interview with writer Sam Harris on “why religion must end”. “People have morally identified with a subset of humanity rather than with humanity as a whole.”