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  1. Chris Stedman a " Atheists are disliked - but new data shows interfaith dialogue can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... or relative belonged to them. A Mormon may certainly prefer Mormonism, but he's also more likely to think warmly of atheism if he actually knows an atheist. Break the data down a bit further, and it's obvious: Prejudice is often fed and sustained by ...


  2. Atheism Debates, Claims and Answers in One eBook. 'The...Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 |

    Atheism Debates, Claims and Answers in One eBook. 'The Atheist's Collection - The Good, the Bad, and the Absolutely Ridiculous' Many debates, specially about religion and Atheism, end in frustration on all sides because everyone thinks they are right but cannot find the right arguments or answers to the claims and the questions.


  3. Genetic Determinism or Free Will?Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... along that interest to the son? Again, an amazing coincidence, but proof of genetic hardwiring? Under materialistic atheism, sometimes known as communism, everything is material, and there is nothing known as the mind. So everything is seen as ...


  4. If it's Empty, it's AtheistRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 |

    ... but they've gone to lawyers instead. Atheists and their legal opponents are overlooking one glaringly obvious point. Atheism can obviously be represented by nothing. Therefore, anyplace you look and see nothing - perhaps a cloudless sky? - can be ... 8 comments

  5. ‘Christianity is Abhorrent’: More Atheistic...Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... of a supreme being." See Wis. Admin. Code DOC 309.61(d)(3), cited in Kaufman v. McCaughtry, 2004 WL 257133, at *9. Atheism is, among other things, a school of thought that takes a position on religion, the existence and importance of a supreme ...


  6. Uyboco: Five questions for atheistsRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Sun-Star

    ... But what about you? You seem to think that there are only two alternatives -- your particular brand of religion or atheism. You seem to forget that there are so many religions. What if you're wrong and the other guy's religion is right and you go to ...


  7. From fundamentalist to a faitheista : Meet Sarah JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... her better. Below, we discuss leaving conservative Christianity, maintaining connections with believers, movement atheism, sexism, and why she calls herself a "faitheist." Chris Stedman: How did you go from being a believer enrolled in a ...


  8. U.S. Supreme Court OK'd Atheist to Open NY MeetingRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | WorthyNews

    ... are welcome to deliver the opening prayer, but by giving the floor to an atheist, is the town board suggesting that atheism represents a belief in disbelief?


  9. Is it okay to give atheists the benefit of the doubt?Read the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 |

    ... are operating from the same premise? C.S. Lewis , himself an atheist for the first half of his life, could refute atheism very compellingly in his apologetic works. Because he himself had for so long cherished the objections he was now striving to ...


  10. .com | The Pompous Atheist vs. The 'Intolerable' BelieverRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | News24

    ... You're in the inner circle. One of your pieces has been selected as an Editor's Choice article! I tend to consider atheism as becoming just another religion; for it seems that no longer atheism bears the meaning as simply being a lack of believe in ...


  11. BreakPoint: Demographics favor the faithful: A doubtful future for atheismRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Florida Baptist Witness

    ... said that while "we atheists sometimes congratulate ourselves that the incidence of religious belief is going down," atheism's own future is in doubt. That's because "religious people have more children." By way of explanation, he asked and answered ... 2 comments

  12. Book Notes: 'God Doesn't Exist and He Knows It'; New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Huntington News

    ... It" (Amazon Digital Services, 248 pages, $3.99 Kindle edition). Jaffe says he's not trying do what advocates for atheism like Sam Harris or Richard Dawkins -- to mention just two prominent atheists. "The purpose of my book is not to promote atheism ...


  13. How anti-atheist stigma affects the mental health of American nontheistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... 'upper middle class straight white man' leaving his faith." Melanie Brewster: I've always felt like literature about atheism was incomplete-either centered on arguing against belief or about navigating one's journey away from faith. The books that ... 1 comment

  14. Does Evolution Explain Religious Beliefs?Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Drudge Retort

    ... arise out of this, just as it does in mathematics and science from very simple premises." -- Michael Ruse, author of Atheism: What Everyone Needs to Know


  15. Why we need fairy talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 |

    ... every time I sit down to write. So when The Times reported that Richard Dawkins, Britain's self-appointed Saint of Atheism, had come out against fairy tales, declaring they were bad for kids, my hackles rose! What he said, according to the article, ...


  16. in defence of wikipedia...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | Your Democracy

    ... The website Wikipedia was founded by the atheist Jimmy Wales and the agnostic Larry Sanger. Wikipedia has a pro-atheism/evolution slant. For example, the current Wikipedia article on atheism is very flattering to atheism. As of June 14, 2012 the ...


  17. Chris Stedman a " The top 10 atheist anthems: The Mountain Goats, Angel Haze, Owen PallettRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... album He Poos Clouds as both "a statement about the state of religion on society and my own personal viewpoint on atheism." This song opens his latest release, the brilliant In Conflict . "I woke up one Sunday morning, stopped believing in Jesus / ...


  18. Why Carl Sagan refused to call himself an atheistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... evidence, or it may constitute a rejection of traditional Christian tenets." The same online dictionary says of "atheism," " By these definitions, we should call Sagan an agnostic. And yet a to my ear, "agnostic" doesn't quite capture the skepticism ...


  19. 8 states that have a ban on atheists holding public officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 |

    ... when he did so. Frank came out as Congress' first openly gay member in 1987, but was too nervous to admit his atheism, which in itself says enough about the stereotype of being a non-believer. The Washington Post recently pointed out eight states ...


  20. Maybe I'm not always right: hard to believeRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | SFGate

    ... Allied armies force marched ethnic Germans back to their homeland. Millions and millions of civilians died. "And atheism was omitted from your list of villainous religions. Gandhi rightfully respected serious atheism as a valuable religion with deep ...