Atheism and Philosophy: A Collection of Videos, Podcasts, and Articles

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This page contains a collection of resources on atheism from a philosophical perspective. It is aimed at beginners who want to learn more about the philosophical arguments in favor of atheism and for atheists who want a collection of resources to that they can easily share with beginners who are curious about the subject. When looking for information on a new topic, some people are looking for a short beginner-friendly overview, others prefer in-depth and more academic articles. Some people prefer to watch videos, others prefer listening to podcasts. This collection of resources aims to make learning about the philosophical arguments for atheism as easy as possible by allowing each individual to choose the educational resources that are the difficulty, length, and format they like the most. The podcasts, videos, and short articles below are all aimed at complete beginners while the encyclopedia entries are more in-depth, academic, and informative. If you are looking for more substantial texts, check out this list of the seven best books on atheism.


These podcasts feature interviews with philosophers about atheism. Good for beginners. Length of interview is in brackets.


These are mostly short videos discussing philosophical arguments for atheism. Also good for beginners.


Short, easy articles on atheism.

Encyclopedia Entries

High quality, longer and more in-depth articles. These are the best resources for anyone who has a serious interest in the philosophical arguments for atheism; however, they may be difficult for beginners. The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy articles are written for professional philosophers and some background in philosophy is recommended.


A few webcomics that touch the topic of atheism. These are just for fun.

If you’d like to get more philosophy in your life, follow us on Facebook or Twitter or enter your email below to get a quote/passage from a classic work of philosophy delivered to your inbox each day. They include key passages from Plato’s Republic, Aristotle’s Nichomachean Ethics, Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations, John Stuart Mill’s On Liberty, Nietzsche’s Beyond Good and Evil, and many more. Each passage is paired with a link to a beginner friendly article, video, or podcast, so you can easily learn more about that day’s idea. The goal is to make it easier for everyone to get a little bit more philosophy into their life.

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