Stories by Adam Lee

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Posted on: May 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

An epic celebration of I've-got-mine-so-screw-youism.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The atheist community has a lamentable tendency to make the same mistakes over and over.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Ayn Rand's "classic" Objectivist novel is full of terrible pointers about how the world works.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2015, Source: The Guardian

For too long, atheists have conducted abstract debates. It’s time to focus on the pursuit of justice.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Today's nullification impulse comes from the same place: the desire to preserve an unjust social order.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The rise of atheists as political players could have positive effects on the world as a whole.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The anti-government rhetoric of conservatives would mean throwing millions of people into destitution -- and they're counting on it.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2014, Source: The Guardian

American is becoming less Christian, yes, even in the deep South.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

To be fair, genocide is rooted in the Bible.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2014, Source: The Guardian

If he wants to be the face of a welcoming movement, he’s doing a terrible job.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Compared to secular reasoning, the religious establishment has been slow to act when it comes to moral progress.

Posted on: May 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Hundred of years after the scientific revolution, the Catholic church still subscribes to the belief that the cosmos is swarming with evil spirits.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

If Rand were still alive she would probably say, "Thank you for smoking."

Posted on: Mar 20, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Religious belief systems prefer a small cosmos with humans firmly at the center.

Posted on: Nov 27, 2013, Source: AlterNet

All the best parts of church, but without the religion.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Putin has achieved much of what the American right-wing dreams of, and American religious conservatives are ecstatic.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The modern religious right is trying to bring back the Bible's teaching that women are inferior and should be the possessions of men.

Posted on: May 6, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The religious right often wages campaigns of harassment, intimidation and outright violence against First Amendment plaintiffs.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2013, Source: AlterNet

As their power declines in America, fundamentalists are moving to developing countries not as far along the secularization curve. And they're causing massive damage.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The people who claim to be the conduits of God's will are scam artists.