A chat with a couple of the people behind Hestia and The Future Primaeval
A lot of ground is covered in the talk. It starts off slow if you're not interested in behind the scenes NRx, but it picks up later.
I liked this quote at around 39:40: "We are now in the post-Christian era...ruled by insane priests, the Cathedral, they have developed a new religion in the power vacuum in the post-apocalyptic wasteland of belief system, the most virulent set of ideas have spread and now assemble this machinery grabbing individuals, like Red State Americans only lose because they for some reason believe they should hand over their children to Blue State Americans, to be turned into Blue State Americans. It's insane. It's completely insane, but it's completely predictable. They don't have anything else. They don't have memetic sovereignty."
Ascending The Tower – “A Very Special Episode”
He's not wrong - Richard Dawkins appears to be rethinking the consequences of his decades-long assault on Christianity. Listening to the lovely bells of Winchester, one of ...
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