What's God Got to Do with It?: Robert Ingersoll on Free Thought, Honest Talk and the Separation of Church and State

Robert Ingersoll (Author) Tim Page (Editor)
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Product Details

Price
$14.00
Publisher
Steerforth Press
Publish Date
August 16, 2005
Pages
144
Dimensions
5.02 X 7.5 X 0.39 inches | 0.0 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781586420963

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About the Author

Tim Page is the Pulitzer Prize--winning chief music critic for the Washington Post. He is the author of Dawn Powell: A Biography and editor of The Diaries of Dawn Powell (Steerforth Press, 1995) and Selected Letters of Dawn Powell.

Reviews

Ingersoll "is a critical figure in the struggle for true freedom of conscience in America -- meaning the freedom not to worship any god as well as to worship God in one's own way . . . Ingersoll did more than anyone to restore Americans' memory of their country's secular and rationalist tradition." -- Susan Jacoby in Freethinkers

"In this collection of short excerpts . . . the patron saint of free thought celebrates human reason and decries the influence of blind faith. Opponents of the Kansas Board of Education, federal funding for church social programs and faith-based restrictions on medical research will find here the inspiration to keep fighting." -- Washington Post

"Ingersoll's ideas force a reader to reexamine the words freedom, liberty, truth and democracy. This little paperback has the pleasant feeling of a morning spent listening to a lecture or sermon on a small-town green." -- Los Angeles Times