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  1. LETTERS: 'War on religion': Who's really at risk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... guy" sounds frighteningly like a lament that burning (or ritual beheading) could not be used to confront science and atheism today. Just who is at risk in Cannon's fictitious "war"? Re: "New laws benefit millions of immigrants" [News, Jan. 3]: ...

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  2. If peace on earth is our goal, atheism might be the means to that endRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Ukiah Blog Live

    The nonreligious are more liberal and more pacifist on most issues relating to violence: torture, the death penalty, corporal punishment, imperialism and more he quiet truth behind the inescapable headlines about man's inhumanity to man is that the world is actually becoming a more peaceful place. Deaths from war and conflict have been declining for decades - and, if current trends continue, we can make them rarer still.

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  3. Explaining the rise of the NonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Religion News Service

    ... reason. The rise of the Nones - Americans who say they have no religion - began in the 1990s, years before the New Atheism appeared on the scene. The first study to register the rise was the 2001 American Religious Identification Survey (ARIS), ...

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  4. Creationists praying for Richard Dawkins after he tweets 'atheism is a race'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Raw Story

    Creationists are praying for Richard Dawkins after the evolutionary biologist tweeted that atheism was a race and that anti-atheists were racist "atheophobic bigots." "I think he's either lost it, or someone hacked his account.

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  5. Why Knowing About Jesus Is Not EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Christianity Today

    ... in my first term at Oxford University, I came to realize that Christianity was intellectually superior to my earlier atheism. Christianity simply made sense of life in a way that atheism did not. Yet a year or so into my Christian life, all was not ...

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  6. Commentary: Ms Purcell did not do her research on atheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Hudson George I read Joan Purcell's article , however, I do not think that the Grenadian people should take her seriously with the political fear she is spreading about atheism. However, I do believe that Grenada has some atheists but Chester Humphrey is only one within the society that openly said he does not believe in creation and he is making the headline news because he is involved in party politics.

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  7. Furore over novel depicting Muslim-run FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | BBC News

    ... ideas that have prevailed since the 18th Century. "The return of religion is a worldwide movement, a tidal wave... Atheism is too sad... I think right now we are living through the end of a historic movement which began centuries ago, at the end of ... 23 comments

  8. Atheists, don't be afraid to criticize religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Raw Story

    Thanks to Adam Lee for pointing me to the latest entry in the eternal atheist debate over whether it's better to be blunt or condescending to religious believers. It's clear that Steve Neumann , writing for the Daily Beast , is Team Condescension, from the headline, "The Case Against In-Your-Face Atheism".

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  9. The Pastor's Library The First Book You Need to Read in 2015 J. Warner Wallace commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Crosswalk

    ... Frank presents the material in a memorable way, demonstrating how "in order to construct any valid argument for atheism, the atheist has to steal tools from God's universe because no such tools exist in the world of atheism." Frank's arguments are ...

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  10. Godless Spellchecker: Atheist tweeter suspended for 'abuse' has account restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Independent

    ... Spellchecker account two years ago to challenge the "overwhelmingly negative and pretty hateful" debate around atheism on the internet. He said he started correcting people's spelling of the word atheist as a "gimmick" to make a more serious point. ...

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  11. Are Richard Dawkins and Bill Maher responsible for the rise of the a nonesa ?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Religion News Service

    ... religion: Richard Dawkins, Bill Maher and the exploding new American secularism"-suggests that the loudest voices in atheism may be responsible for this growth. But reading the excerpt, Zuckerman seems to suggest other factors like the politicized ...

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  12. New Congress reflects the Catholic swing voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | DFW Catholic

    ... the mostly-older people who run for, and get elected to, the House and Senate," he said. However, "for many years, atheism has been called the 'last taboo' in American politics," he noted, pointing to another Pew Research study from May showing ...

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  13. The First Book You Need to Read in 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | KFAX-AM Fremont

    ... Frank presents the material in a memorable way, demonstrating how "in order to construct any valid argument for atheism, the atheist has to steal tools from God's universe because no such tools exist in the world of atheism." Frank's arguments are ...

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  14. .com | Challenging AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | News24

    In the past year I have occasionally logged onto this and other websites to read the many intriguing articles in the battle between religion and atheism. I must say, though I have faith in God, I find some of the arguments put forward by many religious folk easy to "shoot down". 1 comment

  15. Atheist group demands apology from Troy University over mass emailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... Atheists have risen to a new level of absurdity," said Foundation President Kayla Moore. "They seek to establish atheism as the new politically correct orthodoxy, and they seem to think no atheist student should ever be exposed to a different ...

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  16. Add new commentRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | The Progressive

    ... in "Tranquility Bank," in which he encourages greener urban spaces to house the planet's exploding population: The atheism and humanist worldview lends a different perspective, gives you a real question--what is a species, what is an ecosystem, what ...

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  17. What shalt we do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Examiner.com

    ... read the stirring sentiments of contributors to the "clear set of constructive principles to live by that establish atheism as a positive worldview." One of those who have stuffed the ballot box is Daniel Kronos (an alias?), who counsels us, among ...

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  18. Planet pope * Finally atheist * Father Divine : Tuesdaya s RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Religion News Service

    ... will remind Americans of the religious freedoms they enjoy-whether they hold to the world views of Christianity, atheism, Judaism, and other belief systems-and must be defended. In addition, the Cross of Christ will be prominently displayed." Might ...

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  19. Pastor who tried out atheism for a year gives up on God 'to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | The Raw Story

    The former pastor of the Hollywood Seventh-day Adventist Church, who stepped down from his position in March of 2013 before embarking on what he called a "Year without God," has concluded that he no longer believes that God exists. In an interview with NPR , former pastor Ryan Bell said his year long journey took him from merely questioning the existence of God to arriving at the conclusion that there is no convincing case for the existence of God.

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  20. 'I don't think God exists': Conservative pastor who gave up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | Daily Mail

    'I don't think God exists': Conservative pastor who gave up religion for a year in social experiment confirms he is no longer a believer despite falling for a woman who's a devoted Christian Since then thing shave improved and he has a new job and has found love with a woman who is a devoted Christian A former Seventh Day Adventists pastor who has lived a year without religion has revealed that he no longer believes God exists. Ryan Bell, 43, made headlines in January when just days into his 'intellectual experiment' to explore atheism he was fired from his two teaching jobs at Christian schools near Los Angeles.

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