Selected Interviews with Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume 2

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Robert G. Ingersoll

Narrated By: LibriVox Volunteers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2016

Duration: 6 hours 42 minutes

Summary:

A controversial lecturer and famous orator of the mid 1800's, Ingersoll railed against the absurdities of the Bible and cruelties of orthodox Christianity, tirelessly supported the arts, education, science, women's rights, abolition, home, family, children, and human liberty, whose creed was: "Happiness is the only good, Reason the only torch, Justice the only worship, Humanity the only religion, and Love the only priest." He was often attacked from the pulpit and in the press. Here are 30 more published interviews (from among hundreds), in which Ingersoll spoke extemporaneously, bitingly, sometimes hilariously, on a wide range of topics, with newspaper reporters of the day. (Compiled from The Works Of Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume 8, Dresden Edition, Pub. 1900. Summary by Michele Fry

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