Opinion http://nhpr.org en The New, NEW Atheism http://nhpr.org/post/new-new-atheism <p>In the wake of 9/11, the faith of many people was shaken to the core… with the help of authors like Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens, a movement many referred to as “New Atheism” emerged – pointing a finger at religion as a source of global violence and zealotry. &nbsp;Now, more than a decade later, the rhetoric seems to have softened.&nbsp; Our guest today argues that secular humanism is shifting into a new era, paving the way for a brand new conversation about religion and the faithless.</p> Wed, 01 May 2013 14:36:07 +0000 Virginia Prescott 26636 at http://nhpr.org