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

    Apr 11, 2015 | 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 ... 9 comments

  2. Ted's Cruise to the Far Right | Independent's EyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Bainbridge Island

    ... 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." But it's no laughing matter. Several online journalists have discovered a ...

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  3. RFRA's golden opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | World Magazine

    ... to find my life's one guiding principle was actually proof for the existence of God, and the pillars of my atheism crashed down all around me. As our friends and family on the left foam in righteous indignation against the idea of religious liberty ...

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  4. How Authoritarian Activists Are Censoring TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    ... However, as we shall see, this is typically a mask for politically-motivated blacklisting. Two of these tools, the Atheism Plus Block Bot and the GG Autoblocker have attracted over ten thousand subscribers each. Both claim to be simple ...

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  5. .com | Love is the only sane answer to the problem of human existenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | News24

    ... and wearing on you." For me these words capture the essence of the dilemma. In its deification of rationalism, atheism has often excluded love to the same extent as religion. There is nothing wrong with rationalism, of course, but the problem with ...

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  6. Did Neil deGrasse Tyson defend Scientology?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... evidence wherever it leads. It was this Socratic principle which led the former leading Atheist, Antony Flew , from Atheism to Deism. When asked why he left Atheism behind for Deism, Dr. Flew said, 'My whole life has been guided by the principle of ...

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

    Apr 8, 2015 | 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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  8. Atheism, Justice, Death Penalty and Hate CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | 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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  9. Barney Frank Advises Politicians to Stay in the 'Atheism Closet': VIDEORead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | 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

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

    Apr 7, 2015 | 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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  11. Hard Duty: Teaching Evolution in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | 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

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

    Apr 6, 2015 | 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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  13. Pro-Easter, Fine. Pro-Atheism, Awful! I Get It Now.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | 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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  14. The New Yorker Borowitz Report: Ted Cruz's Constant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | 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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  15. Humanism, Anyone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | 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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  16. '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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  17. Cruz's Constant References to Jesus Drive Millions to AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | 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

  18. Atheism: The Next Civil Rights Movement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... experienced by other minorities in the West, I tend to roll my eyes at rhetoric often used by the public faces of atheism in America. My close friend Chris Stedman has catalogued a few examples : according to Bill Maher of HBO's Real Time with Bill ...

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  19. Won't take oath on Gita, says - atheist' civic officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | The Indian Express

    A civic official, who believes in Buddhism and professes atheism, wants himself heard by either the Bombay High Court or the Supreme Court over what he says is a "neglected issue" when it comes to atheists such as himself. Sunil Bhalerao, in a letter written to the Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court, said that he was not allowed to depose in a local court as he refused to take oath on the Bhagavad Gita.The law degree holder, who also has a PhD, said that for him there is nothing beyond the Indian Constitution and he would rather take its oath in court on the Constitution.

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  20. We Can and MUST Fight for LGBTQ folk AND Religious LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... Perhaps they have a Richard Dawkins/Sam Harris-type belief that religious beliefs are not merely mistaken (the old atheism) but harmful to society and need to be stamped out (the new atheism). Some appear to see all protections for religious ...

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