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  1. Barney Frank Explains Why He Hid His AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Switched

    Almost a year after he revealed that he was a pot-smoking atheist on HBO's "Real Time With Bill Maher," former Rep. Barney Frank revealed why he'd waited to confess his secularism until after he left Congress in an interview with Religion News Service on Friday.


  2. Demographics favor the faithfulRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Free Republic

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


  3. Ralph Reed Defends Religion Against Maher's Aggressive Atheism...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 |

    On the June 3 edition of Real Time with Bill Maher , author Ralph Reed of the Faith and Freedom Coalition held his own against the aggressively atheist HBO host. 3 comments

  4. N.J. atheist group is leaving a markRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 |

    ... have a long way to go. "The big picture is to eliminate privilege for religion and to create a normal situation for atheism," said David Silverman, president of a Cranford-based organization, American Atheists. "We want atheism to be as normal in ...


  5. Richard Dawkins's lack of sympathy for those who cling to religion is a shameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Raw Story

    ... things that unite us rather than the things that divide us. Lame, I know. But pleasingly non-controversial. Militant atheism? Militant theism? These are divisive labels, adopted by people spoiling for a fight. And what they have in common, ...


  6. Barney Frank: Why I didna t talk about my atheism while serving in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... first member of Congress to come out as gay and the first to be in a same-sex marriage while in office-revealed his atheism in an interview with Bill Maher . The atheist and Humanist community has enthusiastically embraced him; earlier this year he ...


  7. Do Christian Televangelists Have Something to Fear? Atheists Reveal New Effort to Impact CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 |

    ... American Atheists president David Silverman told TheBlaze Thursday that Atheist TV, likely the world's first atheism-themed television channel, will premiere this summer . "At it's start it's going to be mostly non-original programing created by ... 7 comments

  8. Richard Dawkins jumps yet another sharkRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... coming after music next, after all, it's made-up stuff that engages emotion rather than reason. His "Ian Paisley of Atheism" schtick is getting increasingly tiresome now. It makes me wonder if he's really a deep-cover Anglican, on a mission to make ... 6 comments

  9. Atheist billboard: Bloggers debate Christmas-doubting ad near Lincoln TunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 |

    ... they're not alone. That's what the "Join the Club" billboard is all about. It's not about "converting" people to atheism - it's about getting the people who are already atheists to mobilize and connect with one another. Even if they were attempting ...


  10. Atheist Christian Buddhist VikingsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Pen to paper

    ... word "secular." It once meant belief in separating the spheres of faith and politics; it now means, for many, simply atheism. The ability to be faithful in a religious space and reasonable in a political one has atrophied before our eyes. Meanwhile, ...


  11. "Science flies you to the moon; religion flies you into buildings"Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Big Apple

    ... Following a career as a research scientist in the field of particle physics, Stenger is now associated with New Atheism and he also writes popular science books. As of July 2013, he has published twelve books for general audiences on physics, ...


  12. Humanists put faith to test by giving schools free copies of atheist 'bible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | The Independent

    ... growing up as a Muslim in a Bangladeshi community in south-east London to eventually rejecting Islam and embracing atheism. It also includes his reflections on philosophy and theology. The idea of sending the handbook to schools was brought forward ...


  13. Egypt: Repeal Laws Used to Convict AuthorRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Humans Rights Watch

    ... in Egypt. In April 2011, citizens from Beni Sueif filed a legal complaint alleging that Saber's book promoted atheism and contradicted religious precepts. A Beba appeals court, in Beni Sueif governorate, will consider Saber's appeal on June 5, 2014 ...


  14. Dawkins is writing his memoirsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2012 |

    ... realized I never really thought to look into Richard's life past his professional work, foundation and promotion of atheism. So now we have his personal story to look forward to, for exmple, did you know he's married to an actress from the BBC ...


  15. Live streaming available for Craig/Harris debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2011 |

    ... Dawkins, and Daniel Dennett, and authored the book The End of Faith. He is a frequent debater and defender of atheism . Since the event will garner national attention, the debate will be streamed live on the Notre Dame TV website. ONe of the ...


  16. Symbols: The forgotten LanguageRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2010 |

    ... Dawkins maintains that religion is a virus of the mind nothing is true but the God Delusion. In such a radical atheism, religion is effectively the root of all evils. Over time, however, I began to suspect if I wanted to reconsolidate this long-term ...


  17. Atheism and religionRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 |

    ... l display the fallacy of believing in a purely secular and atheistic worldview. God saves. Secularism kills; godless atheism kills as much as the atheist claims that religion does. It's really as simple as that. 2 comments

  18. Converting from AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2012 |

    Before I became an atheist, I had grown up in church, a preacher's kid who prayed to receive Christ when I was four.


  19. The Explanation for Everything: book reviewRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The Panda's Thumb

    ... from New Jersey to Florida to testify against granting Oliver's parole until, that is, Andy becomes uncertain of his atheism. As if you have to believe in God to show compassion for another human being! Grodstein, who calls herself a reluctant ...


  20. House passes health-care reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2010 |

    ... people are more likely to adopt social values and behaviors that are relatively new to human life - liberalism, atheism, staying up late, and (for men) monogamy. According to St. Louis Post-Dispatch columnist Kevin Horrigan appearing in the Denver ...