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Lincoln Daily News
We read about the people who profess to be atheists, not believing that God exists, but I wonder really how many true atheists there are.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Yemen's atheists, banned by Islamic law, find safe haven online
"I'm not convinced with such a religion ", Ali admitted. He was released after one week and was kept under surveillance.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Religion News Service
Atheists can be homophobic and sexist, too
This week, the rights of women and LGBTQ people have been a big topic of discussion in the atheist blogosphere-with some asking whether or not homophobic or sexist atheists actually exist.
the Illness the Anglosphere Was Spared:
The first great atheist uprising was the French Revolution, which sought to dethrone God with godless "Reason" and sought to replace the Holy Trinity with the atheist trinity of liberte, egalite et fraternite.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Who Threatens Marriage More: Gays Who Value the Sacrament or Atheists Who Don't?
When I read the headline "Gay vicar from Kilburn to defy church leaders by marrying atheist partner," I was fairly certain that it was the atheism of the partner in question that was cause for concern among the church leaders.
Atheists in Worship? Hallehula
Keen writer, are we? Seems so, you have just had your 5th piece selected as an Editor's Choice article! So just recently, I've had some insight into this new militant breed of atheism and the seeming rise of their godless mega-churches.
'Nones' are not all atheists
The contributor states that "Nones either deny or doubt the existence of God" and goes on to state a number of conclusions about atheism.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
God's Not Dead
The plot of God's Not Dead could have come straight from a newspaper headline: A Christian college freshman steps into philosophy class to find an atheist professor asking the students to write "God is dead" on a sheet of paper.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Why Hollywood Thinks Atheism Is Bad for Business
After Matthew McConaughey took the stage to accept his Best Actor award at the Oscars on Sunday, he began his acceptance speech by thanking God, praising the deity for giving him "opportunities that I know are not of my hand or of any other human hand."
What is atheism in America?
Randall Gorman of Dallas, Texas carries a sign in front of the Supreme Court March 24, 2004 in Washington, DC.
US News & World Report
Gulf Atheism in the Age of Social Media
The Gulf states have a long association with Islam; after all, the religion was founded in the Arabian Peninsula more than 1,400 years ago.
Reagan was right, ACU wrong: Atheism is enemy of America
Reagan believed atheism was not merely wrong, but the enemy of freedom . The ACU has functionally adopted the position that groups promoting atheism can be featured at its annual Conservative Political Action Conference -- so long as they promote godlessness with civility.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
US News & World Report
CPAC's Atheist Issue Highlights a Conservative Tension
On Thursday, conservatives from around the country will descend on Washington D.C. for CPAC, the Conservative Political Action Conference.
Homosexuality, atheism etc: What's it to you?
Awarded after your tenth article is published on MyNews24. You've got 15 more to go to reach the next level! Why does it matter to you what other people do or don't do, or what they believe or not believe in? What business is it of yours? What difference does it make in your life? Are you prevented from believing in god? Are you prohibited from ... (more)
I think there are basically two types of atheists. There are those who were never hot on religion or never acquired religion in their lives.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Atheism's radical new heroes: Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris and an evolving new moral view
In the preface to Unweaving the Rainbow: Science, Delusion and the Appetite for Wonder , Richard Dawkins, then Oxford's Professor for the Public Understanding of Science, recounted two incidents that in part prompted him to write his new book.
'Nones' avoid life's big questions; Christians don't
In recent days much attention has been given to "the nones." The term "nones" refers to the growing number of people who mark "none" in reference to their religious affiliation.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
A Church-Shaped Hole in Our Lives
One common dilemma today is this: Knowing what we now know - from geology, cosmology, and evolutionary biology - many people find it just impossible to believe in any kind of supernatural entity.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
National Review Online
American Atheists Would Not Have Enjoyed CPAC anyway
American Atheists, the group that was disinvited from this year's Conservative Political Action Conference, was founded by a left-wing gadfly who looked to the Soviet model of a post-religious society and whose brief against religion did not extend to wider concerns for individual rights or freedom.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Filmmaker expected criticism with his documentary on rock stars of atheism, The Unbelievers
Given that Gus Holwerda's first feature-length documentary celebrates reason over faith, it's perhaps not surprising that he has a pragmatic view on how it will fare.