Press Release: 10:23 Campaign

Consumers in Winnipeg stage homeopathic “overdose” Consumer rights activists across Canada have today announced their intention to take a mass homeopathic “overdose” next month, as part of a major global protest against the alternative remedies. Protesters in Winnipeg will swallow entire bottles of homeopathic pills at 10:23 AM on 5 February 2011 in Memorial Park, … Continue reading Press Release: 10:23 Campaign

Atheism and Skepticism: Fight to the Death!

Cross-posted from Startled Disbelief. I’m a little tired of this. Jeff Wagg’s article Are Atheists Delusional? Thoughts on Skepticon3 started the firefight, with answering volleys from P.Z. Myers and Jen McCreight, with the Matt Dillahunty, Russell Glasser, Shilling Cadena, and Dennis Loubet of The Non-Prophets soon joining the fray. Needless to say, I’m on the … Continue reading Atheism and Skepticism: Fight to the Death!

What I Believe—and, More Importantly, What I Don’t

Cross-posted from Startled Disbelief. On 13 November 2010 I spoke to the Humanist Association of Manitoba on the subject of skepticism. I’ve attached the audio of the talk here, along with a slightly compressed version of what I meant to say (no guarantees that it’s what I actually said). During Q&A I found myself trying … Continue reading What I Believe—and, More Importantly, What I Don’t