At the dawn of the new atheist movement, the thinkers who became known as the four horsemen, the heralds of religion s unraveling Christopher Hitchens, Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and Daniel Dennett sat down together over cocktails What followed was a rigorous, pathbreaking, and enthralling
Ayaan Hirsi Ali s Infidel meets The Handmaid s TaleSince September 11th, 2001, the Western world has been preoccupied with Islam and its role in terrorism Yet public debate about the faith is polarized one camp praises the religion of peace while the other claims all Muslims are terrorists.
In this deeply informed and absorbing exchange, Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz present an antidote to the polarizing rhetoric and obscurantism that have become defining features of our time honest dialogue A renowned critic of religion, Harris finds the doctrines of Islam dangerous and irredeemable.
Do In God We Trust, the Declaration of Independence, and other historical evidence prove that America was founded on Judeo Christian principles Are the Ten Commandments the basis for American law A constitutional attorney dives into the debate about religion s role in America s founding In
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The legendary biologist and bestselling author mounts a timely and passionate defense of science and clear thinking with this career spanning collection of essays, including twenty pieces published in the United States for the first time For decades, Richard Dawkins has
The only book to examine the origins of Scientology s current leader, RUTHLESS tells the revealing story of David Miscavige s childhood and his path to the head seat of the Church of Scientology told through the eyes of his father Ron Miscavige s personal, heartfelt story is a riveting insider s
A highly readable, fascinating book that jerks the debate on religion versus atheism right out of its crusted rut into the light of serious intellectual scrutiny ObserverA meditation on the importance of atheism in the modern world and its inadequacies and contradictions by one of Britain s
An impassioned defense of the freedom of speech, from St phane Charbonnier, a journalist murdered for his convictionsOn January 7, 2015, two gunmen stormed the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo They took the lives of twelve men and women, but they called for one man by name
Meet the Nones In this thought provoking exploration of secular America, celebrated journalist Katherine Ozment takes readers on a quest to understand the trends and ramifications of a nation in flight from organized religion Studies show that religion makes us happier, healthier and giving,