The five best reasons not to believe in God

Most religions, at best, have some kernels of morality that come with a lot of baggage that make people do appalling things. The world can do without religion. Here are five reasons why. Why am I writing this column? I get a lot of this kind of feedback when I publish pieces on atheism. Atheists, …

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Atheists in Muslim world: Silent, resentful and growing in number

BABYLON, Iraq — Lara Ahmed wears a headscarf and behaves like a pious Muslim. But the 21-year-old Iraqi woman hides a secret from her peers at the University of Babylon: her atheism. “I was not convinced by the creation story in the Quran,” she said. “Besides, I feel religions are unjust, violate our human rights …

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Hawking: ‘I’m an atheist, science is more convincing than God’

Follow Tweets by @1manatheist The world's preeminent theoretical physicist has explicitly acknowledged for the first time that he is an atheist, explaining that "science offers a more convincing explanation" of the origins of the universe than 'God.' In an article published in the leading Spanish daily El Mundo, Hawking clarified an in famous passage in …

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Meet The Man Who Is Fighting The Superstitions In The Society And Trying To Bring Rationality

Follow Tweets by @1manatheist Narendra Nayak is a well-known rationalist, intellectual, and Godman debunker from Mangalore, Karnataka. He is the current president of the Federation of Indian Rationalist Association (FIRA) . He conducts workshops around the country to promote scientific thinking while also showing the participants how to identify frauds spreading misinformation in the name …

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