religion

Atheist Elitism

Laci Green, a young woman whom I’ve admired as a clear voice for skepticism and sex positivity, posted this video a few months ago. It touches on a subject that’s come up quite a bit recently in conversations: Why do some atheists come off as “elitists?” Why do non-believers “look Read more…

Christianity

11 Atheist & Skeptical Youtube Channels You Need to Watch

A not-so-long time ago in a place not-so-far away from here, I was digging into my Bible with ferocity in hopes to dissuade my insidious doubts about the faith to which I had dedicated my life. At the time, I only had believers around me to help me think through my concerns, but that just wasn't enough. I also wanted to hear other perspectives and open myself up to the (frightening) possibility that I'd been mistaken all my life. Not knowing anyone helpful in this regard, I turned to the internet and its gigantic population. Until I started this search for truth, I  never truly appreciated Youtube as a meeting place for ideas, learning and debate. It may have the least mature comments sections on the internet, but much of the content I found was just what I needed to start my brain churning. There are so many amazing atheists and skeptics on youtube that this list seems almost trivial. I haven't even named the great scientists and learning channels I've found (perhaps that will come at a later date). Even so, I want you to enjoy these users and let them know if you appreciate the hard work they've put into their videos. Perhaps one of you also wants that little push to question and examine your beliefs. This list is a good place to start! Click "Read the Rest!" to see the whole list. (more…)