Gene editing and embryo selection still elicit a good deal of resistance. But in the next decades, humanity will need highly-intelligent visionaries.
Revealed: controversial plan to boost religious lobby in Brussels, as far right pledges to fight for ‘Christian Europe’
A leaked report reveals a controversial plan to dramatically increase the influence of religious groups on the European Parliament.
Students can give the wrong answers and not be penalized if those wrong answers are based on the student’s "sincerely held religious belief".
The truth is that the bible does not endorse the fundamentalist Christian assault on women’s reproductive health.
Face it: Jesus was a prude. He was just like all the other conservative first-century Jews. He was a product of his environment.
Atheists are construed as immoral beings who are more likely to commit grotesque acts such as incest, animal torture, and serial murders.
Science is the only cognitive authority in the world today. It explains forces that were once dark and mysterious.
The insistence that religion must be brought into everything – including science – puts certain critical faculties to sleep.
Church attendance is down; supernatural beliefs are down. Perhaps 50 million U.S. adults now ignore organized religion.
When we examine these purported "holy books", we see they all fall far short of any type of true meaningful morality.