The Rise of Confrontational Atheism
For decades, atheists have assumed that the advance of science, education, and technology would progressively marginalize religion. But precisely the opposite has happened. Now, a growing minority of atheists is proactively trying to derail the advance of religion. Where will this lead? We’ll explain.
In his book Cosmos,1 Carl Sagan famously asserted, “The Cosmos is all that is or ever was or ever will be.” In this statement, he essentially summed up the credo of atheism.