Friday, January 30, 2009

Richard Dawkins on "Militant Atheism"

Below is a video of Richard Dawkins's presentation at the 2002 TED conference, a thought-provoking and—as related by Virginia Heffernan in last Saturday's New York Times Magazine—addictive series of "inspired talks by the world's leading thinkers and doers" ...



Here's Dawkins on Bill Maher's show:



And regardless of where you fall on the spectrum of (dis)belief, I highly recommend The God Delusion.

2 comments:

The Analyzer said...

Nice Benny, I didn't realize you were a TEDaphile like me! Check out Kunstler on the Suburbs, my all time favourite TED.

http://apps.facebook.com/tedtalks/talks/130

-W

BJK said...

i think you got me into them. and then i read that article in the ny times mag. i've only watched a few so far, but i can see it becoming quite an obsession...