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Los Angeles Times
Frederick Wiseman delivers an ode to knowledge in 'Ex Libris: The New York Public Library'Márquez's "Love in the Time of Cholera." Or maybe they're listening, not just
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Márquez's "Love in the Time of Cholera." Or maybe they're listening, not just to talks by celebrity authors like atheist Richard Dawkins but to scholars who expound on everything from the relationship between slavery and Islam in the 17th century... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
World terror is creating memes of mass destructionSeptember 11, 2017 The term ‘meme’ was originally coined by Richard Dawkins
The Daily Cougar / Posted 10 days ago
September 11, 2017 The term ‘meme’ was originally coined by Richard Dawkins in his 1976 seminal book, The Selfish Gene. It was meant as a useful analogy to the gene; a thinking tool to... Read more
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The Hindu
Monkey see, monkey dohas bought him to celebrate his his-ness. (There is nothing else to celebrate
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
has bought him to celebrate his his-ness. (There is nothing else to celebrate but his being here, against all odds. Richard Dawkins says as much in Unweaving the Rainbow: “The potential people who could have been here in my place but who... Read more
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Deseret News
There's a new culture war, and it's being fought onlineshare-worthy online images with amusing captions, the term is actually much old
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
share-worthy online images with amusing captions, the term is actually much older. In 1976, biologist and outspoken atheist Richard Dawkins first coined the term in his book, The Selfish Gene, characterizing a meme as an idea or piece of culture... Read more
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The Christian Post
Understanding the Free Speech Debateof their speech, something else is happening. The self-appointed speech police
The Christian Post / Posted 14 days ago
of their speech, something else is happening. The self-appointed speech police are not only barring Ann Coulter but also Richard Dawkins from gaining a hearing in Berkeley. Yes, the atheist evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins was de-platformed... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Our cathedral school's science festival is proof that science and religion can be taught in tandemThe Richard Dawkins-inspired view of religion against science and vice versa, i
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
The Richard Dawkins-inspired view of religion against science and vice versa, is a far cry from a historical reality where scientists and Christians have long been able to hold together belief in God and appreciate and excel in scientific thought and... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
6 recording artists for fallwith Melanie Harby, and the video, an indictment of climate change denialists,
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
with Melanie Harby, and the video, an indictment of climate change denialists, features cameos by "Weird Al" Yankovic , Richard Dawkins , "America's Best Christian" Mrs. Betty Bowers, and other luminaries. 5. Not everyone could get to New York... Read more
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express
GODLESS BRITAIN: More than half of UK has NO religion as non-believers reach new levelFor the first time ever, half of those within this age category said they were
express / Posted 16 days ago
For the first time ever, half of those within this age category said they were not religious. Humans evolved from MUD says Richard Dawkins (so Bible was right!) The Bible was WRONG: Civilisation God ordered to be KILLED still alive People see the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This dog owner is selling everything she owns to save her beloved petspent time rubbing shoulders with celebrities. Images show Snoopy in the prese
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
spent time rubbing shoulders with celebrities. Images show Snoopy in the presence of physicist Stephen Hawking, scientist Richard Dawkins and Queen guitarist Brian May. Dolly-Ann added: "He's had an amazing life but he wants to continue living -... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Five myths about the editing of human genes2016, one CRISPR critic predicted in Mother Jones, "We are this close to 'desig
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
2016, one CRISPR critic predicted in Mother Jones, "We are this close to 'designer babies.' " And last month, biologist Richard Dawkins mused that the genetically edited "designer babies" on the horizon shouldn't be any more worrisome than... Read more
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heraldscotland
How Richard Dawkins became the Scarlet Pimpernel for atheists fleeing religious persecutionthe Center launched the initiative to start helping rescue secularists. At the
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
the Center launched the initiative to start helping rescue secularists. At the start of last year CFI merged with the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason & Science to form the largest secularist organization in the US, the Dawkins Foundation... Read more
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Ekklesia
A social memetic to save the NHS.occurs beyond good and evil - Freidrich Nietzche Any universal moral argument
Ekklesia / Posted 19 days ago
occurs beyond good and evil - Freidrich Nietzche Any universal moral argument must unite religion and atheism. Professor Richard Dawkins makes a convincing argument for a common ground. He states that a modern believer picks and chooses which... Read more
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The Hindu
A meme is a loaded gun, so how about meme control laws?images of cats being cute, Batman slapping Robin and babies giving fist bumps a
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
images of cats being cute, Batman slapping Robin and babies giving fist bumps are classified under a term first used by Richard Dawkins. The evolutionary biologist referred to it as a “noun that conveys the idea of a unit of cultural... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Why are we trying to eliminate people with Down syndrome?or Down syndrome translates into an unfulfilled or bad life. Societal beliefs r
Calgary Sun / Posted 25 days ago
or Down syndrome translates into an unfulfilled or bad life. Societal beliefs reflect this view: Oxford biologist Richard Dawkins once said it would be "immoral" to give birth to a child with Down syndrome if the parents had a choice, as... Read more
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Sun Star
Memes, memes everywhereIt is being brought to light as a science with a study called Memetics. Memetic
Sun Star / Posted a month ago
It is being brought to light as a science with a study called Memetics. Memetics is a study begun by evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins. In this study, memes are understood to be cultural genes, carrying cultural information from one person to... Read more
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Slate
Are the ’60s to Blame for Trump? An Interview With Kurt Andersen.That’s where, of course, they overlap. One thing I’ll say about what I say abo
Slate / Posted a month ago
That’s where, of course, they overlap. One thing I’ll say about what I say about religion. Again, I am not a crusading Richard Dawkins–style atheist. I don’t know. Maybe God exists. I don’t know, so I’m not saying, “You people who believe in... Read more

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