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186: David Smalley | Why You Should Challenge Your Beliefs

186: David Smalley | Why You Should Challenge Your Beliefs

Update: 2019-04-16
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David Smalley (@davidcsmalley) is an actor, comedian, and host of the Dogma Debate podcast, in which he -- as an atheist -- regularly discusses religion and politics with preachers, pastors, comedians, and people who hold different world views.


What We Discuss with David Smalley:



  • How David Smalley went from spiritual believer to secular atheist.

  • Why regularly challenging your own beliefs helps inoculate you against manipulation by others.

  • The tactics car dealers and clergy use to corral people into compliance.

  • What happens when atheists cling to faulty beliefs with the same fervor once reserved for their disavowed religions.

  • How to debate in a way that might actually change someone's mind rather than angering them to the point of doubling down on their initial position.

  • And much more...


Full show notes and resources can be found here: https://jordanharbinger.com/186.


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Comments (3)

ForexTraderNYC

very juicy guest energetic. I m theist n also look n believe in hearing opponents arguments. btw, Christianity is easy kill done n over with but can this man take on Islam n judiaism with this confidence? probably not! a good podcast where atheist vs theist battle it out called "unbelievable?"

Apr 30th
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Dylan harmon

excellent job harbinger team!!! I didnt want this episode to end so fast.

Apr 17th
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Jordan Harbinger

Dylan harmon Thank you! What did you like about this one?

Apr 18th
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186: David Smalley | Why You Should Challenge Your Beliefs

186: David Smalley | Why You Should Challenge Your Beliefs

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