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Readings from Robert Green Ingersoll, 19th century American orator, famous atheist, free thinker, proponent of liberty and womens rights, opponent of slavery, crusader against superstition, champion of separation of church and state; lawyer, patriot, politician. His speeches and writings from the 1800s are still relevant today.

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If I had high-speed, I'd definately listen to it -- I love Ingersoll.

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If I had high-speed, I'd definately listen to it -- I love Ingersoll.

 

If you have ITunes, or a similar program, you can subscribe to the podcast and download files for later listening. Just use the podcast feed link -- the orange symbol.

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Readings from Robert Green Ingersoll, 19th century American orator, famous atheist, ....
I don't get that last part.

 

It has been a while since I've read any of his works, but I would have sworn that he was an agnostic. :shrug:

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He was an agnostic -- I've read enough biographical articles about him to have known that.

 

In fact, below is a link to something he wrote, titled "Why I Am an Agnostic".

 

http://www.positiveatheism.org/hist/ingag.htm

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The difficulty comes from the evolving meanings of atheist and agnostic. In Ingersoll's writings, there isn't much difference between the two positions.

 

Please read this for more information: http://www.atheists.org/Atheism/roots/ingersoll/

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I love this man so much. I'd never heard of him till I found him here mentioned in a post and just discovered these podcasts this morning. He brings tears to my eyes and makes my heart skip beats and I feel like jumping out of my seat shouting a hearty 'Yes'! I thank you so much for putting these on line. Im making my way thru them.

 

I am going to try and download them and if I hit a snag will ask here what to do.

 

sojourner

 

wanted to add Constitution is amazing! Should be required reading in our society haha

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Hate to revive such an old thread, but the link appears to be broken.

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