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    What was wrong with The Old Atheism? It didn't work?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Trevor View Post
    What was wrong with The Old Atheism? It didn't work?
    He's criticising "The New Atheism" rather than supporting it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by leckysupport View Post
    He's criticising "The New Atheism" rather than supporting it.
    Haha, it's what I'm all about and Subterranean is not. Maybe I should watch these.

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    What an odd fellow.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Trevor View Post
    Haha, it's what I'm all about and Subterranean is not. Maybe I should watch these.
    Oh, did we have some "dispute" about certain prominent atheists insisting that religion is categorically bad? I think my only issue is that it is hard to say to what degree a religion has a beneficial impact through the encouraging of good deeds, whether directly, or indirectly. I do think people can be "good" and inspired without having a religion, but I'm not convinced that this would be the case with everybody, and starting from right now. I think the problem is more that many people must subscribe to and follow beliefs that have a negative impact on people who do not deserve it (in my opinion), rather than thinking for themselves.

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