Once again, USA Today has kindly given me a big megaphone to spout my heathen ideas: a piece on secular morality called “As atheists know, you can be good without God,” The piece is an outgrowth of ideas I’ve expressed on this website, asserting (as I’ve done in my arguments with Rabbi Yoffie) that human morality has no basis at all in divine will, but rather stems from both evolution and rational contemplation.
The accompanying graphic is cute:
Oh, and the comments (I predict there will be many) are already hilarious. The piece is fairly calm and reasoned, without stridency, and yet the howling mob of Christians is descending. Here’s a good one: