Jerry A. Coyne
Religious Freedom Has No Place in Hospitals—Even Catholic Ones
September 23, 2015
Jessica Mann is pregnant and has brain tumors. She needs two simultaneous medical procedures—but her hospital will only perform one of them.
Banning Philosophical Exemptions to Vaccination While Keeping Religious Ones Makes No Sense
June 01, 2015
Why should that make one set of beliefs more worthy of respect than the other?
A few Columbia students want warnings on Ovid. What's next? Here's what Literature Fascism would look like.
He didn't have any choice but to bomb the Boston Marathon.
And yet, most U.S. states have exemptions for parents who withhold medical care on religious grounds.
A child's life should trump religious beliefs. Always.
Pope Francis Is Wrong About 'Charlie Hebdo.' We Have a Right to Make Fun of Religion.
January 16, 2015
That includes Muslims and Catholics.
Stop Celebrating the Pope's Views on Evolution and the Big Bang. They Make No Sense.
October 29, 2014
If "God is not a divine being or a magician," then what is He?
Richard Dawkins Doesn't Deserve This Fellow Atheist's Smears
October 09, 2014
Ad hominem jabs don't advance the argument.
If ISIS Is Not Islamic, then the Inquisition Was Not Catholic
September 13, 2014
There's no such thing as a "true" religion.