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  1. 'Duck Dynasty' Star Fantasizes About Atheist Family's Brutal Rape And MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    "Duck Dynasty" star and conservative icon Phil Robertson told a gruesome, vivid story on Friday about the hypothetical rape and murder of a family to illustrate the perils of atheism, according to audio surfaced by Right Wing Watch . The website reported that Robertson made the remarks during a speech at a Florida prayer breakfast that was later broadcast by the conservative radio program TruNews . 11 comments

  2. Atheist group faces questions over how donations were raised - and spentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Religion News Service

    A national atheism advocacy organization that has enjoyed support from prominent nontheists, including Richard Dawkins, is now mired in a financial scandal. We Are Atheism, co-founded four years ago by then-University of Kansas student Amanda Brown and her husband, Adam Brown, is facing questions about mismanaged donations and misrepresentation of its tax-exempt status.

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  3. CNN's Phillips Plays Up 'Stigma' Against AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | NewsBusters.org

    Kyra Phillips promoted her upcoming documentary on atheism on Tuesday's CNN Tonight by asserting that " there's such a stigma on that word 'atheist.' People think devil worshiper no moral compass ."

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  4. Atheist group faces questions over how donations were raised _ and spentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A national atheism advocacy organization that has enjoyed support from prominent nontheists, including Richard Dawkins, is now mired in a financial scandal. We Are Atheism, co-founded four years ago by then-University of Kansas student Amanda Brown and her husband, Adam Brown, is facing questions about mismanaged donations and misrepresentation of its tax-exempt status.

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  5. Just a Couple More Tidbits on BlocklistsRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Zen of Design

    ... o a significant rewrite , to help it deal with it's unexpected popularity. Meanwhile, Richard Dawkins (who is on the Atheism+ blocklist because, well, he's been Richard Dawkins on twitter lately) is not impressed .

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  6. Opinion: How I became a 'seeker'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | CNN

    ... embarrassed. There was so much I just couldn't explain. When I started working on a documentary about the growth of atheism, I found myself in a profound place of reflection. In the days when I thought I was going to pursue a life of ministry, I ...

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  7. Being miserable with Jane EyreRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Bronte Blog

    ... r of "The Way of All Flesh" (a moving, must-read semi-autobiographical account of a journey from religious belief to atheism), was born. None of this sounds very Brooksian either. ( Jeffrey

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  8. World famous atheist accepts the existence of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... atheists over the past fifty years and has authored over thirty books. The first advancement of his argument for atheism was when he confronted atheist turned Christian C.S. Lewis in 1950 in oxford England. Then shortly after this event he produced ... 4 comments

  9. The Bronte home is a fantastic museumRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Bronte Blog

    ... of " The Way of All Flesh " (a moving, must-read semi-autobiographical account of a journey from religious belief to atheism), was born. #WomeninFiction on Mashable : Superheroes, wizards, teachers, troublemakers and ordinary girls - book lovers ...

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  10. Sunday School: What Is An Atheist?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... what we can see... The most obvious place to start is to examine the need, the reason for the existence of the word atheism. That's a short hop to it's root, the word theism, it's derivation theist, and the first cut: Mind the blood... noun: Belief ...

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  11. Atheists meet today to clear air about themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... and discussions by noted activists and personalities from different walks of life will discuss issues related to atheism and society. In Pune, around 250 persons have registered for the conference. They would assemble at Sane Guruji Smarak at ...

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  12. Hamblin & Peterson: Do religions try to keep their scriptures inaccessible?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... Hitchens once ranked, with Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins and Daniel Dennett, among the "four horsemen" of the New Atheism. His most comprehensive attack on religious faith came in a best-seller called - and don't miss the title's lowercased first word ...

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  13. 4 reasons I'm glad I came out as an atheistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Salon

    ... I decided four years ago to write a book aimed at secular parents, I knew that it would require that I disclose my atheism to my friends and family. My own parents were comfortably secular themselves, which no doubt made the task a whole lot easier. ...

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  14. The plain truth about the ResurrectionRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | Times News

    ... to be apologetic about. On the contrary, it is something to be proud of, standing tall to face the far horizon, for atheism nearly always indicates a healthy independence of mind and, indeed, a healthy mind. I do "not" proselytize and I'm not ...

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  15. The Heavens Mark the Passing of Sir Isaac NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | American Thinker

    ... sublime philosophy. I find more sure marks of authenticity in the Bible than in any profane history whatsoever... "Atheism is so senseless. When I look at the solar system, I see the earth at the right distance from the sun to receive the proper ...

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  16. Photos: Famous atheists and their beliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | CNN

    ... he was an atheist in a 2009 interview . "I'm an atheist, but I'm very relaxed about it," he said. "I don't preach my atheism, but I have a huge amount of respect for people like Richard Dawkins who do." During a 2002 interview on " Inside the ...

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  17. .com | Atheism is simply non-beliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | News24

    ... regimes in the modern era. This is completely untrue. In fact no nation has ever done anything evil in the name of atheism. Russia and China have regimes that don't advocate religions and claim an atheistic attitude towards spiritualist dogma. ...

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  18. Michael Reagan: Brother's Atheism Ad 'Slaps Our Father in the Face'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | News Max

    Political commentator Michael Reagan and son of the former President Ronald Reagan said that the recent ad that his brother, Ron Reagan, is in, touting his atheism, is a slap in the face of his dad. "For Ron to do the ad is one thing, but the way he ends the ad was 'I'm Ron Reagan, I'm not afraid to burn in hell' just slaps our father in the face in a terrible, terrible way," Reagan told J.D. Hayworth and Miranda Khan on "America's Forum" on Newsmax TV Wednesday. 3 comments

  19. Is Atheism Just Another Religion?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Psychology Today

    ... duplicitous strategy. Some camps hostile to so-called New Atheists are using terms and phrases such as "militant atheism," "fundamentalist atheism," and "atheism is just another religion" to describe avowed non-believers who do not shy away from ...

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  20. Mysterious WaysJones Family Singers doc preaches the gospel of understandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    A music writer who leans toward atheism champions a charismatic gospel-singing preacher in Alan Berg 's documentary The Jones Family Will Make a Way .

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