challenging religious privilege in public life



The Appalling Awfulness of Religious Hypocrisy

Religion was supposed to make people feel calmer and better about life. Instead religion is leading to the destruction of humans.

It is time to classify biological aging as a disease

Whilst many ageing researchers have openly declared that the universality of the ageing process means it is not a disease, ageing fits the given medical…

Biodiversity loss is the very real end of the world and no one is acting like it

Radical change is needed right this second and cannot be delayed. Our time to avoid catastrophe is quickly slipping away.

Why the singularity is certain to happen in my own lifetime

The inflection point at which computers, ‘thinking machines’ and AI may become infinitely powerful is no more than 20–25 years away.

Why Many Evangelicals Find Donald Trump Simply Irresistible

When you look a little closer at the stories in the Bible, it turns out that God is an awful lot like Trump.

A computer predicted the world will end in 2040. If we don’t change our ways it may happen

After decades of neglect, silence and denial in relation to overpopulation, we are on course to reach 11 billion towards the end of this century.

The Four Waves of A.I.

When it comes to AI, it's incumbent upon us to understand its monumental impact, widespread benefits, and serious challenges.

Solutions to overpopulation and what you can do

Vote for politicians who acknowledge the detrimental impacts of population growth and propose political solutions.

The Ultimate Form of Human Idiocy

What’s the ultimate form of human idiocy? I nominate religious suicide bombings in which fanatics kill themselves to murder “infidels”.

Public believes population growth negative, risky, and requiring international attention, while politicians look the other way

Just because population growth is complicated and politicians are afraid to suggest solutions does not justify neglect of the issue.