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APR 04, 2013 - New Statesman

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After God: What can atheists learn from believers?

Why do religious stories continue to mean so much to so many of us, even to the self-described “new, new atheists”?Jonathan Derbyshire writes: Jeremy Bentham, his disciple John Stuart Mill once wrote, would always ask of a proposition or belief, “Is it true?” By contrast, Bentham’s contemporary Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Mill observed, thought “What is the meaning of it?” was a much more interesting question. Today’s New Atheists –Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, Daniel Dennett and the late Christopher Hitchens principal among them – are the ... Read More

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