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  1. Turkey blocks website of its first atheist associationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Trend

    It took less than a year for a Turkish court to block the website of the country's first official atheism association hurriyet daily news reported The Atheism Association, the first of its kind in any Muslim-majority country, was officially founded in Istanbul's Asian-side neighborhood of Kadikoy in April 2014. However, the Golbasi 2nd Civil Court of Peace in Ankara has finally moved to block the association's website, according to the group's statement on March 3, 2015. 5 comments

  2. .com | Only Atheists Objective?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | News24

    ... argument goes... There really are NO good arguments against theism. Therefor atheists changed the definition for "atheism" from a believe that God does not exist to absence of believe in God. Therefore shifting the burden of proof to the theist. ...

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  3. New helpline aims at religious doubtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... religion, suffering from a loss of faith, or confused about why their son or wife seems to have suddenly embraced atheism. Founded by the group Recovering From Religion and cobbled together with a small budget, the helpline launched on Friday. ...

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  4. Former atheist shares with the world his unbelievable journey finding JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Catholic.org

    ... to write [and] finally, after many pages, I put down my pen and . I realized it would take more faith to maintain my atheism than become a Christian." Accepting Christ meant leaving his past behind. "I believed based on the historical data, but I ...

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  5. This Journalist Rejected God and Lived a 'Profane' Life...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    ... to write [and] finally, after many pages, I put down my pen and a I realized it would take more faith to maintain my atheism than become a Christian." "I believed based on the historical data, but I had to receive this grace - the free gift of ...

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  6. Bangladesh arrests suspect in killing of American writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... Ahmed, were attacked after leaving the fair. Ahmed was seriously injured. Rahman, a Muslim blogger who denounced atheism, had threatened Roy in Facebook postings, Khan said, quoting him as writing: ''Avijit Roy lives in America, so it's not possible ...

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  7. ReligiosityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | CNN

    ... Union debating society when former Anglican Archbishop Rowan Williams took on the best known name in contemporary atheism, Richard Dawkins. They were debating whether religion has a role in the 21st century. In the end, Williams was handed a ... 14 comments

  8. .com | Atheism v Christianity, is it worth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | News24

    ... enough though but not hard enough to provide, depending solely on the level of understanding one holds. Secondly, atheism community wants to know the evidence of Christ's existence by looking deeply in to history. This is not so hard to prove but ...

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  9. Commentary: Can atheism coexist with tolerance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... religious expression. It at least recognizes and offers the First Amendment tolerance of religious views. Does atheism boast the same tolerance? It doesn't seem to consistently do so. For example, when faced with ISIS-like atrocities, pluralists ...

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  10. Why bloggers pay with their lives for speaking upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... the death of Roy, founder of the atheist website Mukto-Mona (Free Mind), well-known for his staunch commitment to atheism and secularism, dangerous ideologies to cite in a time when the intolerant hold power across faiths and all kinds of ...

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  11. Texan Heathens Invade New ZealandRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Scoop

    The New Zealand Association of Rationalists and Humanists in conjunction with the Reason and Science Society at Auckland University will be hosting an evening of discussion on March 10 featuring Matt Dillahunty and AronRa talking about the relationships between magic, skepticism and atheism. The Atheist Experience is a weekly cable access television show in Austin, Texas geared at a nonatheist audience.

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  12. Bangladesh Man Held Over US Blogger's MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | LBC 97.3

    A Bangladeshi blogger who criticised atheism has been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of an American who wrote about religious intolerance. Attackers armed with meat cleavers hacked Avijit Roy to death and left his wife seriously injured in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka last Thursday.

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  13. Bangladesh police arrest suspect in blogger's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    ... with his wife on a crowded pavement in the capital Dhaka on February 26. Rahman, a Muslim blogger who denounced atheism, had threatened Roy in Facebook postings, Khan said, quoting him as writing: "Avijit Roy lives in America, so it's not possible ...

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  14. 1-800-DOUBTS: A new helpline for troubled atheistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | WGNO-TV New Orleans

    ... religion, suffering from a loss of faith, or confused about why their son or wife seems to have suddenly embraced atheism. Founded by the group Recovering From Religion and cobbled together with a small budget, the helpline launched on Friday. ...

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  15. Rabab Jafri: Stand with meRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... I will start by saying I do not claim that the actions of Hicks were due to him being an atheist or that somehow atheism is fundamentally violent or hateful. To do that would be stooping down to the level to those who claim that Islam is inherently ...

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  16. Frank Turek on the faith of atheistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | World Magazine

    ... While they're doing that, they're borrowing aspects of immaterial reality, which are better explained by God than atheism. They're stealing from God in order to argue against Him. That's why I called the book, Stealing From God: Why Atheists Need ...

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  17. Atheism is simply a lack of beliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Langley Times

    ... religion. I must clarify this point, although it digresses from Robert Rock's original letter (The Times, Feb. 12). Atheism is simply a lack of belief. Totalitarian regimes like the USSR and Cambodia of the 20th century simply replaced religion with ...

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  18. .com | Why is Atheism on the Rise - Final ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | News24

    A last word on "Why is atheism on the rise". A final response to the following posted arguments... 1. "the atheist movement is not going around telling people that they must not, under any circumstance, believe in god and come over to our side, we have free sex and drugs." 6 comments

  19. The Sister of Charity : Unexpected adventures in bizarre Victorian proofreadingRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Little Professor

    ... might have noticed the atmosphere growing distinctly icy. I.132: When drunk, Herbert has a habit of "declaiming" atheism like "a madman." He turns out to be a fan of Lucretius, Zeno, and Epicurus, all of whom Dorsey's readers should be careful to ...

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  20. The Final Judgment of AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Daily Kos

    The unacknowledged but implicit standard about the true and the good belongs to us atheists. All statements about physical reality and moral worth must meet with our approval.

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