Depending on who you talk to, the term “skepticism” can be used positively or negatively. Like most words, what you mean when you use the word “skepticism” is highly context dependent. It can mean different things in different situations. But in general, is skepticism good or bad?
If you’ve spent any amount of time in the online atheist community, you’ll be familiar with the “atheist vs agnostic” debate. Some people think they mean the same thing, others think they answer completely different questions. Which one are you? Can you be both?