BBC HARDtalk - Professor Daniel Dennett - Philosopher Atheist and Cognitive Scientist

Published on 2 Apr 2013

Stephen Sackur speaks to Daniel Dennett, a philosopher who applies Darwinian evolutionary theory not just to species, but to ideas and religious beliefs. He believes religion has outlived its usefulness, hampers rational thought and damages our species. Along with Richard Dawkins and the late Christopher Hitchens, Dennett is seen as a founding father of the new atheism. But do humans want to live in a world where atheism rules and religion is dead

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Comment by Napoleon Bonaparte on April 8, 2013 at 2:20pm

'Les peuples passent, les trônes s'écroulent, l'église demeure.' Napoleon Bonaparte

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