The L.A. Times has a nice article dispelling the Top 10 Atheist Myths written by Sam Harris.
Top 10 Myths according to Sam Harris
- Atheists believe that life is meaningless.
- Atheism is responsible for the greatest crimes in human history.
- Atheism is dogmatic.
- Atheists think everything in the universe arose by chance.
- Atheism has no connection to science.
- Atheists are arrogant.
- Atheists are closed to spiritual experience.
- Atheists believe that there is nothing beyond human life and human understanding.
- Atheists ignore the fact that religion is extremely beneficial to society.
- Atheism provides no basis for morality.