Monthly Archives: April 2008

Show 261: Living with Star Trek – Gene Roddenberry’s Humanist Adventure!

Living with Star Trek – Gene Roddenberry‘s Humanist Adventure! A discussion with author Lincoln Geraghty on the many humanistic themes of the various Star Trek television series and films, what Star Trek had/has to say about American culture, and how … Continue reading

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Show 260: Chris Hedges

Chris Hedges Doesn’t Believe in Atheists! From the Publisher: From the New York Times bestselling author of American Fascists and the NBCC finalist for War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning comes this timely and compelling work about the … Continue reading

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Show 259: Susan Jacoby, author of The Age of American Unreason

With reading on the decline, scientific and historical illiteracy on the rise, and a mass media dedicated to the dumbing-down of our minds, it is crucial now more than ever to understand just how we got to this point and … Continue reading

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Show 258: Austin Dacey on the Secular Conscience

In “The Secular Conscience,” Austin Dacey argues that we who are non-religious should be every bit as engaged in public discussions as are our religious counterparts… discussions which involve reflecting upon individual behaviors and/or public policies, as being problematic or … Continue reading

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