‘The selfish gene’ 40th anniversary talk with Richard Dawkins and Lord John Krebs hosted by Oxford Academic (7/10/16)  – Secular View reviews 

I wasn't going to watch this talk when I first saw it advertised but I decided to watch it on Facebook, on a whim none the less, because I love the book and had nothing very exciting planned for the afternoon otherwise - but I'm so glad I did.  The talk was to celebrate the … Continue reading ‘The selfish gene’ 40th anniversary talk with Richard Dawkins and Lord John Krebs hosted by Oxford Academic (7/10/16)  – Secular View reviews 

An introduction to ethical justifications, through the idea of wether or not we should set cats on fire – and why I believe some justifications are better than others: A guide 

Introductions to ethics series - Ethical and moral justifications  Having just had my first lecture on ethics at degree level I have found myself further examining my own, and others, moral and ethical justifications for acts  Ethics is conducted on varying levels - something I will probably cover in some more guides so people can … Continue reading An introduction to ethical justifications, through the idea of wether or not we should set cats on fire – and why I believe some justifications are better than others: A guide 

Secular view reviews – Richard Dawkins ‘Sex, death, and the meaning of life’ three part documentary 

'This is the second of many reviews I'm going to write over the next few weeks of some documentaries I've watched many times - but have finally gotten around to reviewing. All others can be found under the 'Richard Dawkins documentaries' tag' All image credit to Channel 4  I feel deeply blessed to receive such … Continue reading Secular view reviews – Richard Dawkins ‘Sex, death, and the meaning of life’ three part documentary 

Secular view reviews – Richard Dawkins ‘Root of all evil’ Channel four documentary 

This is the first of many reviews I'm going to write over the next few weeks of some documentaries I've watched many times - but have finally gotten around to reviewing. All others can be found under the 'Richard Dawkins documentaries' tag' Dr Richard Dawkins is one of the - by far at times - … Continue reading Secular view reviews – Richard Dawkins ‘Root of all evil’ Channel four documentary 

Questions of ‘Conversations on ethics’: Ethical language and the right to annoy 

This is part seven of an eight part series of responses I wrote when reading 'Conversations on Ethics' a compilation of ethics based conversations collected by Alex Voorhoeve - A must read for anyone with an interest in ethics - from beginner to expert (which can be found on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Conversations-Ethics-Alex-Voorhoeve/dp/0199602948) For the rest … Continue reading Questions of ‘Conversations on ethics’: Ethical language and the right to annoy