July 16th, 2015
Episode 313 of 913 episodes
A conversation about the apparent atheist backlash to the rise in religious fundamentalism - the backlash indicated by several books attacking what Richard Dawkins calls 'the god delusion'. In this program the celebrated writer and committed atheist, the late Christopher Hitchens tells Phillip he has put out a challenge to preachers across America to come out and debate him.
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