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by Rob611
Mon Aug 08, 2011 5:00 pm
Forum: Atheism in the News
Topic: Rebecca Watson v. Richard Dawkins
Replies: 111
Views: 37934

Re: Rebecca Watson v. Richard Dawkins

Don't take this the wrong way but I think your blind faith in Richard Dawkins is really interesting. Would you like to come to my bedroom at 4am and we can discuss it further over coffee? :wink:
by Rob611
Mon Aug 01, 2011 2:50 pm
Forum: Atheism in the News
Topic: Rebecca Watson v. Richard Dawkins
Replies: 111
Views: 37934

Re: Rebecca Watson v. Richard Dawkins

Firstly, I never stated that Watson had suffered an injustice. I'm just disappointed with Dawkins for using such a poor argument. I don't believe RW suffered an injustice, and clearly neither does Prof Dawkins but neither of us are in a position to dictate what should or should not make a woman feel...
by Rob611
Sun Jul 31, 2011 6:09 pm
Forum: Atheism in the News
Topic: Rebecca Watson v. Richard Dawkins
Replies: 111
Views: 37934

Re: Rebecca Watson v. Richard Dawkins

I'm talking about ANY injustice. Dawkins' argument focused on the idea that whatever you are complaining about, you shouldn't because others have it worse. This argument doesn't hold up well when you think of all the things you could justify/ignore using it. The guy in question asked the girl back t...
by Rob611
Sun Jul 31, 2011 2:08 pm
Forum: Atheism in the News
Topic: Rebecca Watson v. Richard Dawkins
Replies: 111
Views: 37934

Re: Rebecca Watson v. Richard Dawkins

I was disappointed with Dawkins' argument, mainly because of his proportional view of offenses. Yes, it is terrible that women suffer worse persecution elsewhere due to the religious atmosphere they were born into, but it doesn't mean that a lesser injustice should be ignored. By that logic, he shou...