What Makes Conservatives More Religious Than Liberals?
September 9, 2020

The following article originally appeared in the January/February 2012 edition of The American Rationalist. The American Rationalist was published by the Center for Inquiry. The Center for Inquiry looks back at its extensive publication history to offer readers critical perspectives on the separation of church and state, science, religion, applied philosophy, and skepticism. It is a curious …

God Has Too Many Attributes to Exist
October 31, 2018

The following article originally appeared in the July/August 2011 edition of The American Rationalist. At the beginning of any discussion of the (non) existence of God, one might do well to dismiss Stephen Jay Gould’s notion of “non-overlapping magisteria,” that is, the idea that those things with which science concerns itself and those things with which religion …