Religious apologists complain bitterly that atheists and secularists are aggressive and hostile in their criticism of them. I always say: look, when you guys were in charge, you didn’t argue with us, you just burnt us at the stake. Now what we’re doing is, we’re presenting you with some arguments and some challenging questions, and you complain.
Am a big admirer of A C Grayling, a true gentle man.
A brief chat by AC Grayling when he attended the Festival of Dangerous Ideas in Sydney 2015