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  1. Comedy caricatures cut politicians down to sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    ... of time and money - much like keeping pets. His Who's Who entry lists his interests as "cooking, drinking, ranting, atheism, zoos, collecting taxidermy" while his Twitter account describes him more soberly and succinctly as "cartoonist, writer, zoo ...

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  2. .com | Dawkins the Messiah?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | News24

    On yesterday's article I was told that Dawkins is the Atheist Messiah and he has many apostles and followers. My Atheism started 20 some years ago in my early 20's, Dawkins is a Johnny come lately that makes some sense, based on quotes I have seen but shock horror I have not read any of his books.

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  3. "Atheist Mind, Humanist Heart," book cover courtesy of Goldberg McDuffie CommunicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... including these. Kimberly Winston is a freelance religion reporter based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She covers atheism and freethought for RNS. As an atheist, I take exception to a good deal of the assertions of these 10 non-commandments. Its a ...

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  4. Is Richard Dawkins misunderstood, or does he misunderstand his critics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... a feminist video game scholar had to cancel a public event due to threats of a mass shooting . Within the worlds of atheism and skepticism, where women are under-represented, efforts to address sexual harassment and build more inclusive communities ...

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  5. Can Atheists Know God Does Not Exist When They Don't Know What's in Your Garage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Christian Newswire

    ... the question, "Could it be that Christian faith is neither blind nor unreasonable, while the best arguments of atheism and agnosticism are built on unsupportable leaps of blind faith?" The answer may surprise you. (Pilgrim's Rock Press and Bible ... 284 comments

  6. Pastafarian former porn star Asia Lemmon allowed to wear colander in driving licence photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Independent

    ... promotes a light-hearted view of religion. Ms Lemmon said she wore the colander on her head as a statement of her atheism in an extremely religious state. Two-thirds of Utah residents identify as Mormons, while Utah is also home to The Church of ... 5 comments

  7. Inviting an Atheist family to ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... you do. Their kids have rights too. They have a right to their own faith. Don't worry. They're not there to push atheism on your kids. Most atheists believe in a world of diversity. Remember, Thanksgiving is not just about being thankful. The first ...

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  8. On being an atheist: It's not a religion, a political position or a protestRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... themselves, but want to convince everyone else there isn't one, and condemn those who embrace some form of religion. Atheism isn't a political position. Atheism isn't a religion of its own. Being an atheist isn't akin to a protest. Atheists are ...

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  9. .com | Mainstream Atheism -In reply to Godless Heathen."The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | News24

    "Atheism is a disbelief in Gods or deities. Fairies and pixies are still allowed, hell some Atheists believe that "water with memory" and "healing with energy" work.

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  10. David Birnbaum's Potentialism Theory: The (brutal) Politics of PhilosophyRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... (see PotentialismTheory.com). What he got instead though was a concerted attack - via surrogates for Randomness/Atheism - on his character and credibility. In April 2012, Bard College hosted a 4-day international academic conference (see ...

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  11. Young atheists: The political leaders of tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Atheism is on the raise in America and yet there are currently no openly atheist members of the United States Congress. This situation will no doubt change in the near future as young atheist activists start getting more politically involved.

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  12. Ask Andrew W.K.: As an Atheist, How Do I Handle Religious People?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... they need to insert their faith into otherwise beautiful parts of my life. I'm the kind of person who stands up for atheism. I've made a commitment to fight against religion whenever I can. I'm most upset that my friend allowed this minister to say ...

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  13. Despite progress on other fronts, stigma remains against atheistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Daily Texan

    ... is not wholly dissimilar to the beliefs of anyone else in our country or state. And yet that different term, "atheism," has been synonymous with notions of deviance, anarchy and malice, connotations that may very well be applicable to some atheists ...

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  14. .com | The old fashioned Atheist religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | News24

    ... you doofus. Get over it. Bald is a hair colour, not collecting stamps is a hobby, not playing rugby is a sport and Atheism a religion. We have a book with 10 commandments and all you know. We meet every Sunday and sing hymns, pray ad listen to a ...

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  15. -GateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... ride together at the World Atheist Convention in June 2011. The scandal resulted in the formation of a new type of atheism known as Atheism+ Gamergate refers to the ongoing allegations of both an alleged lack of ethics video game journalism, much ...

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  16. Richard Dawkins stands by remarks on sexism, pedophilia, Down syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... syndrome fetuses ("abort and try again") have sparked suggestions from some fellow nonbelievers that he would serve atheism better by keeping quiet. When Religion News Service reported on his controversial July tweets on pedophilia - Dawkins opined ...

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  17. Frank Schaeffer speaks in Omaha about new bookRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    As a bestselling author of many books who appeared in public in Omaha before yesterday and was involved in evangelicalism during the presidency of Ronald Reagan, Frank Schaeffer is no stranger to Nebraska. But a new book with both atheism and belief in God in the title got him attention with an interview on KIOS-FM and a church appearance here yesterday.

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  18. .com | Atheist Religion- creation storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | News24

    As we see the slow decline of atheism as a global religion I thought it only appropriate to encouraging adherents with a creation story of their own. All credit to Joe Carter for the below narrative.

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  19. How should a Christian Respond to the Atheist?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Darryl Burling

    I have long wanted to write a few thoughts down regarding Atheism and it's naturalistic foundations. I have previously written on the subject, and the paper below extends the thinking behind that post and adds a couple of other things I've come across since then.

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  20. Atheism's friendlier, humanist faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... often seen as immoral. Rejecting God and church has long been synonymous with wickedness. People may also associate atheism with famous contrarians like the late journalist Christopher Hitchens or evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, who, ...

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