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  1. Twelve Things that Caught My Eye TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | National Review Online

    ... of all the articles of faith. This means that our foe-and he is the greatest-is not an atheist. Certainly he fuels atheism, he himself exists in a certain form of atheism, which consists in living without God, but he is not an atheist on the ...

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  2. New Yorker: Ted Cruz's Talk About Jesus Is Growing Atheist PopulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cybercast News Service

    The New Yorker magazine website featured an article on the day after Easter featuring atheists who say Sen. Ted Cruz's references to Jesus Christ is sparking new interest in atheism. "Since Sen. Cruz announced his candidacy two weeks ago with the words 'God isn't done with America yet,' a substantial number of Americans 'have begun seriously questioning the existence of God,' said Carol Foyler, the executive director of the American Society of Atheists," the April 6 article said.

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  3. Bangladesh's Fundamentalist ChallengeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Project Syndicate

    In February, while returning from a book fair at Dhaka University, Avijit Roy, a Bangladeshi-American blogger known for his atheism, and his wife were dragged from their rickshaw and hacked with machetes . The book fair, held annually to commemorate the 1952 protests that culminated in the Pakistani military opening fire on students at the university, is a typically Bengali response to violence.

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  4. Map: These are the worlda s least religious countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Washington Post

    ... many citizens who consider themselves not religious or to be atheists. According to Israeli newspaper Haaretz , atheism is deeply entrenched in the country's society. Many Jews furthermore practice some religious acts, but consider themselves as ...

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  5. Bill Maher's bigoted atheism: His arrogant shtick is just as ugly as religious intoleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Salon

    ... the threats of terrorism and right-wing Christianity have risen in the past few years, Maher's aggressive brand of atheism - also popularized by the likes of Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris - has gained a strong following among a certain type of ...

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  6. a Godless Britain? UK 6th from last in global belief pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Russia Taday

    ... atheist countries, with only 6 percent of people adhering to a religion and 61 percent stating their commitment to atheism. Only 13 percent of Japanese people said that they subscribed to a religion. Despite religious belief taking a knock in some ...

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  7. Freethought: Bill Maher terrifies Bill O'Reilly: An atheist has the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... and rant about Stalin and Mao. Murderous dictators both, they ordered their atrocities not on account of their atheism, but to "defend the revolution" and secure their power.) But facts rarely hinder O'Reilly. To deepen his audience's ...

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  8. Wunderlich's poetry books connect past with presentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... he said. "I found it embarrassing to speak to a God I didn't believe in." As we worked, Wunderlich said his atheism became less important than mirroring the prayers he found in the book. He said the prayers praise God, complain about human problems ...

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  9. Atheists come to religious area for conventionRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... Church of Christ; began creating the online comic strip 'Atheist Eve' shortly after her de-conversion to atheism in 2004" and says she is a regular on an "atheist/feminist podcast" that has a name starting with "Godless" and ending with a word that ... 4 comments

  10. For the Bible Tells Me So - part threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Examiner.com

    ... re I Don't Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist , God is No Delusion , The Devil's Delusion , and A Skeptical Guide to Atheism .

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  11. Atheism, Justice, Death Penalty and Hate CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Daily Kos

    ... to the West, are enough to generate mass slaughter between Sunnis and Shiite. My conviction that rational atheism is the answer is shaken by this one man. I'm making the assumption, as does his lawyer, that that the facts as reported are accurate, ...

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  12. Barney Frank Advises Politicians to Stay in the 'Atheism Closet': VIDEORead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Towleroad

    ... approach." But Frank asks political hopefuls: "Why pick a fight that doesn't have to be waged?" The problem with atheism, politically, starts with the phrase. I've advised people who are themselves nonbelievers not to use the word "atheist." It has ... 15 comments

  13. Secular Students of Weber seek fellowship from their peersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The WSU Signpost

    ... number of signs stolen, as well as the frequency that they go missing. Despite identifying herself as committed to atheism, Steen has expressed no desire to tarnish what others believe, instead saying they should form their own religious identity. ...

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  14. Hard Duty: Teaching Evolution in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Daily Kos

    ... years old, and that humans coexisted with dinosaurs. Where I live, many believe evolution to be synonymous with atheism, and there are those who strongly feel I am teaching heresy to thousands of students. A local pastor, whom I've never met, wrote ... 1 comment

  15. Oscar A. Rudenstam | Reconsidering religion in society, part IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... its benefits. we get to follow the family of Harry Shaughnessy, a regular American who tossed Catholicism aside for atheism after struggling with reconciling his own views with the faith with which he was brought up. For many like Harry and his ...

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  16. Pro-Easter, Fine. Pro-Atheism, Awful! I Get It Now.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Daily Pundit

    Atheist activists placed their anti-Christian posters in Daley Plaza again this year for The Freedom From Religion Foundation reported: The nation's largest association of atheists and agnostics and its Chicago chapter are placing a patriotic red-white-and-blue secular display to counter a large Catholic Easter display at Daley Plaza in downtown Chicago for the second Easter in a row. Two colorful 8-foot banners on a 12-foot structure promoting the secular views of founding fathers will be placed by Saturday in Daley Plaza by the Madison, Wis.-based Freedom From Religion Foundation and its FFRF Metropolitan Chicago chapter.

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  17. The New Yorker Borowitz Report: Ted Cruz's Constant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Tucson Weekly

    The New Yorker's Andy Borowitz wrote this morning that atheist leaders allege Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz's repeated "Jesus Christ" campaign remarks has driven millions of people in the U.S. to look into atheism. From the piece: Since Sen. Cruz announced his candidacy two weeks ago with the words "God isn't done with America yet," a substantial number of Americans "have begun seriously questioning the existence of God," said Carol Foyler, the executive director of the American Society of Atheists.

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  18. Humanism, Anyone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | New Haven Independent

    Someone I met recently on the New Haven Green told me that she was a Humanist. She also told me that atheism was the greatest cause of evil in the world.

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  19. 'The U.S. is the best country in the world to be a woman or...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... came to the US and then married Niall Ferguson. She's an atheist and a renowned feminist. I don't agree with her atheism or her liberal politics, but she gets it absolutely right on Islam. She's a courageous woman and I supported her making of ...

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  20. Cruz's Constant References to Jesus Drive Millions to AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | New Yorker

    The Republican Presidential candidate Ted Cruz's constant references to Jesus Christ in his speeches and campaign ads are sparking a strong interest in atheism among millions of Americans, atheist leaders report. Since Sen. Cruz announced his candidacy two weeks ago with the words "God isn't done with America yet," a substantial number of Americans "have begun seriously questioning the existence of God," said Carol Foyler, the executive director of the American Society of Atheists. 1 comment