The Progressive Case Against Sam Harris, Part III

When I first began writing this series, it was my intention that I write a clear and concise summary of the progressive ways of viewing issues such as radical Islam, the war on terror, the political dialogue, and progressive policy prescriptions, in order to definitively show the superiority of these ideas to the imperialism-enabling, intolerant Read More …

The New Atheist Threat, The Dangerous Rise Of Secular Extremists – A Review

Years ago, I was bored.  Noticing the large bookcase in the hallway of my flat, I browsed lazily through my flatmates’ book collection. Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility, no.  Dan Brown’s The DaVinci Code.  Jesus no.  Margaret Mitchell’s Gone With The Wind.  Oh holy lord Jesus above NO! Just the same old shit. With depression Read More …

The Progressive Case Against Sam Harris, Part I

I’m a liberal.  I’m a bleeding heart, lily-livered pacifistic, white-privileged keyboard warrior, social justice lip-service giving, feminist, trans liberation supporting pro-gay gun grabbing tax raising agnostic hippy admiring anti-war pseudo-intellectual (and yet hipster hating) male that feels guilty for not being a vegetarian. I call myself, a ‘progressive’. For all intents and purposes, this is my Read More …