The Seven Types of Atheist
We spoke to philosopher John Gray about the many different forms of atheist that exist today, and why the majority of them suck.
Why You'll Never Change Anyone's Mind About Politics
Science has now all but proven that facts cannot sway political opinion. But what can?
We’re Not Ready For Superintelligence
The time for stressing about superintelligent AI will come soon.
Are Islamophobic Atheists to Blame for the North Carolina Shooting?
Some say that angry rhetoric preached by "New Atheists" like Richard Dawkins is partially to blame for Craig Hicks killing three Muslim students in Chapel Hill.
The VICE Guide to Making 2014 Better Than 2013
How to Make Atheism Less Awful in 2014
At the start of 2014 there are four broad—and overlapping—schisms in atheism, which can be summed up as: Dicks vs. Cowards, Islamophobes vs. More Cowards, Misogynists vs. Feminists, and Americans vs. Europeans. There has to be a better way.
Free Will Can't Possibly Exist, So Feel Free to Do Whatever You Want
Many voices in neuroscience and biology agree that free will, in the traditional definition, is illusory.