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  1. An inquisitive mind is a wonderful thing to wasteRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2011 | Times-Herald

    ... with a strong skeptical streak; or at least that's the goal. I have been called the worst atheist in the history of atheism, which is probably a fair assessment (i.e., see my Dec. 3 Christmas column). What can I say? I'm just me doing me. But I ...


  2. Atheism: A Path to Peace? Or Just Another Ism?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | OpEdNews

    Theism is a mirror image to the term philosophy, which most often entails a set of beliefs operating in governments, science and overall guesses about reality. A person who ascribes to a particular point of view in science may call his or her self an atheist.


  3. .com | The old fashioned atheist religion.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | News24

    ... was fun wasn't it. "something almost intelligent" OK enough of me trying to be funny and failing. The atheism is a religion card has been played so it's time for my lecture on that old fashioned atheist religion. I typed what is a religion into ...


  4. .com | Are Atheists superior to religious people?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | News24

    ... attracts the least educated and poorest who aren't likely to perform as well as rich well educated citizens. Atheism tends to be a white rich guys ideology. So this gives the impression that Atheists are smarter. Also, Atheists are often ex-Theists ...


  5. Atheists post Arabic billboard in Memphis to attract ex-MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Washington Times

    ... alone." "Our message is that you are not alone, and you don't have to pretend anymore," Mr. Silverman said. "Atheism is the fastest-growing religious demographic in America, and we throw fun, welcoming conventions - the largest of which is coming to ...


  6. .com | The old fashioned atheist religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | News24

    ... is so bad that I felt the need to say something almost intelligent, so here goes something almost intelligent. The atheism is a religion card has been played so it's time for my lecture on that old fashioned atheist religion. I typed what is a ...


  7. Stop complaining about Dawkins and Maher, you foolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Ukiah Blog Live

    My news feed has recently been littered with random complaints by some atheists who are upset about other atheists who openly challenge religious claims and shame believers for adhering to immoral philosophies. The common themes in these arguments are that it's a waste of time and that individuals like Dawkins and Maher do more harm than good by giving atheism a combative and antagonistic image.


  8. Confessions of a Teenage Suicide BomberBy Haras RafiqRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Daily Beast

    He was only 18, but travelled a road from atheism to Islamism to ISIS and self-immolation in Iraq. Was he really such a philosopher? Or was he a pawn of ISIS? Or both? "With my martyrdom operation drawing closer, I want to tell you my story, how I came from being an Atheist school student in affluent Melbourne to a soldier of the Khilafah preparing to sacrifice my life for Islam in Ramadi, Iraq. 16 comments

  9. Report: Only UK Christians Face Widespread DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 |

    ... for evidence for what is believed to be the biggest survey into social attitudes to religious beliefs, including atheism. Over the next three months they received 2,483 submissions of evidence, of which the vast majority, 1,030, came from ...


  10. Postcard from SXSW #1: 'Love & Mercy,' 'The Ecstasy of Wilko Johnson,' and '808'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Christianity Today

    ... of grief: "Who's there to get angry with?" The film doesn't try to make a theological argument, but that character's atheism made it harder for me to relate to Johnson or connect with him on an emotional level. And yet, though the portrait of a man ...


  11. Patton Oswalt to Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins: It's OK to be an atheist, but not to be a jerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Raw Story

    In a sit-down interview with Salon editor-in-chief David Daley, comedian Patton Oswalt expressed his displeasure with the no-holds barred atheism of HBO host Bill Maher and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, comparing them to Fred Phelps, the late leader of the anti-gay Oswalt, who has engaged in a low-level war with Salon, over what Daley called "political correctness, about jokes that we've thought have gone too far or hit the wrong targets," was asked about how he felt about Maher's "aggressive" comments about religion. "I feel, as an atheist, about people like Richard Dawkins and Bill Maher the way that Christians must feel about Fred Phelps," Oswalt explained. 1 comment

  12. Forum FileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    "It has often been observed that Christianity follows changing moral fashions, all the while believing that it stands apart from the world. The same might be said, with more justice, of the prevalent version of atheism.


  13. Great list, didn't know mostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | BlogHer

    We hear a lot about how "white men are the face of atheism" and "why women don't subscribe to atheism" and shit. Truth is, there are plenty of women who are atheists, even ones in the spotlight.


  14. Notes on USA "Perspectives on Science and Religion"Read the original story

    Friday Mar 13 |

    ... of Science," the aforementioned Richard Dawkins, acts more like a "Professor of the Public Understanding of Atheism." For example, he claims that religious faith is a "science stopper" (see Question for atheists: is "God did it" a science stopper? ) ...


  15. .com | Agnostics and non-believers are ATHEISTSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | News24

    ... god or you don't. If you say you don't know then that means you are an Atheist. There is no fence sitting here. Atheism is not believing in the plethora of gods worshipped by Theists. Belief defines religious stance and not knowledge. Nobody ... 1 comment

  16. 'Great Atheist Debate' planned at Fredericksburg church on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Daily Record

    A Christian minister and secular evangelist will take on some of the giants of atheism in what is being billed as "The Great Atheist Debate" Saturday at Fredericksburg Church of Christ.


  17. Australian 'Isis suicide bomber' Jake Bilardi wrote 4,300...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Independent

    ... by Victoria Police said. In the 4,300 word essay also seen by The Guardian , he described his conversion from atheism, writing: "My views almost six years ago would be considered by the Australian government as extreme and myself an Islamic ...


  18. Blogger's widow 'won't be silenced'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Daily Star

    ... secular views, science and social issues on his Bengali-language blog, Mukto-mona (Free Mind) . He had defended atheism in a Facebook post, calling it a "rational concept to oppose any unscientific and irrational belief". Police say they suspect he ...


  19. The modern breakdown of moral atheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 |

    ... to condemn, his laws are an oppressive burden that rob life of any enjoyment it might otherwise offer. Consequently, atheism becomes a source of relief. Freed from the horror of this judgmental God, a person may now act as they please without fear ...


  20. Tech Site Reddit Donates $330,000 to Atheist, Pro-Abortion GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 |

    ... atheist groups in the country and one of the nastiest. The atheist organization is not concerned with spreading atheism as much as it is with squashing any semblance of Christianity that its members can find. Last December the liberal Daily Show ...