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12 hrs ago | The Chronicle

GodlessEllie Schaack

If the written word has a voice-and, at least in my head, mine does-then mine is shaking as I say this: For years, I've been too scared to admit this.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

CNN

Atheists: Are they unelectable?

Editor's note: Carlos Moreno, an associate professor in the department of pathology and laboratory medicine at Emory University School of Medicine, is a Public Voices Fellow for The OpEd Project.

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Related Topix: Emory University, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat, Gay/Lesbian, Religion, Celebrities, Ian McKellen, Opinion

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Daily Kos

The myth of the angry atheist

This seems to be a common theme on the almighty Internet. Atheists are simply angry at God so they refuse to believe in Him.

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Related Topix: Religion

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Religion Dispatched

Public Prayer Verdict Shows Its True Colors

This May, the Supreme Court's "Town of Greece vs. Galloway" ruling allowed sectarian invocations at town meetings.

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Related Topix: Greece, NY, US News, Religion, US Supreme Court, US Politics

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Telegraph

A Marxist's dilemma

Agartala, Aug. 27: The concepts of theism, atheism and agnosticism have perennially been embattled ideas down the annals of history with proponents and opponents pulling in different directions in endless debates.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Religion, Agnosticism

OpEdNews

Is Richard Dawkins Really a Scientist?

Many atheists claim that atheism is the default position; atheism makes no claims, it just disbelieves in God or gods.

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Related Topix: Religion, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Kos

Truly Respecting A Woman's Right To Choose

Well now. Richard Dawkins has sure kicked up a pretty little hornets nest hasn't he.

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ThinkProgress

Why All Of The Atheists In Congress Are Closeted

Outside of prominent roles in television or the music industry, being elected to national office is often one of the most visible steps a minority group can take to win acceptance in American society.

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Related Topix: US News, Religion, US Politics, Representative Eric Swalwell, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat, Liberal Political News

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Atheists that tout free thinking use bully tactics to halt opposing views

Famous atheist Richard Dawkins remarked, "threatened with superior intelligence and logic", those that oppose atheism shrink from discussion concerning the truthful aspects of being atheistic.

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Related Topix: Religion

News24

.com | Do Animals have a religion?

Do Animals have a religion? Christianity says God made man in his image. Atheism says that all religions are made by man and that God was created in man's image.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Commentary Magazine

RE: The Nasty, Brutish World of Richard Dawkins

I certainly agree that with Pete that Richard Dawkins's advice on aborting a Down syndrome fetus was somewhere beyond morally obtuse, and he fully deserves the blowback he's gotten for it.

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Religion News Service

S.E. Cupp isna t a a joinera - is that true for other atheists?

I've got a new piece up at CNN , responding to a recent video from CNN "Crossfire" host S.E. Cupp: In a clip for CNN's "Crossfire," she argues that conservative atheists are "better" than liberal nonbelievers.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Daily Pundit

If Atheism Is a Religion, Then Bald Is a Hair Color

This was in response to pressure from the Freedom From Religion Foundation, a well-known atheist group.

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Related Topix: Religion, US Military, US Navy, Conservative Political News, US News

Examiner.com

Richard Dawkins angers another interest group

Atheism news: Richard Dawkins is one of Twitter's most controversial characters -- and that's no different in "real life," either.

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Related Topix: Religion

News24

.com | Bitter and Twisted

So it is said that I hate God, I may be bitter and twisted and have a monkey on my back driving me to my death.

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Related Topix: Religion, Blog News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Examiner.com

'God loves gays' billboard goes up in WBC hometown

Atheism news: The person behind the 'God' personality on Facebook has put up a special billboard in the hometown of the Westboro Baptist Church .

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Related Topix: Religion

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Washington Times

Atheists forgetting the meaning of freedom

Many people in this country were shocked when the U.S. Navy recently announced the removal of all Bibles from military hotels under their control.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Religion

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Westerner

State-Run New Mexico Museum Scrambled to Cover Up Collaboration with Atheistic Groups

In previous articles this week we saw that New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science worked with atheist groups to put on 2014 Darwin Day events that included anti-religious lectures.

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Related Topix: Religion

Fri Aug 15, 2014

NewsBusters.org

AlterNet Writer: Fox News Audience's Fear of Atheists Is Just Part of Its Fear of 'Everything'

When last seen in these parts about a month ago , writer CJ Werleman asserted that Jesus was a proto-Marxist.

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Religion News Service

Atheists in foxholes - and car accidents

Earlier this summer, I had a kind of near death experience. But it didn't involve a bright light or divine presence-instead, it reminded me of how atheism fuels my appreciation for being alive.

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