Adam Lee


Adam Lee is an atheist author and speaker from New York City. His previously published books include “Daylight Atheism,” “Meta: On God, the Big Questions, and the Just City,” and most recently “Commonwealth: A Novel of Utopia.” He’s published editorials for NBC News, Political Research Associates, The Guardian, Salon, and AlterNet.

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Why is God male?

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Conservative theologians sputter with rage at the notion of using female or non-gendered pronouns to refer to…

The scam of astrology

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Horoscopes are harmless when regarded only as amusements. But when they’re taken seriously, it’s disturbing.


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People born with privilege like to believe that their good fortune is deserved, whether by divine favor…

Imaginary gods

Reading Time: 2 minutes My grandson named his dog Anubis after the ancient Egyptian canine deity that is either a jackal…

The first toolmakers

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Who were the first hominids to make and use stone tools? A new paper hints at a…