..It was a stupid question ...<quoted text>
Only because a whole bunch of people, with a shared culture and history, wrote down all these rules that are now enforced by a government and honored by other governments as if they were as real as trees, the ocean and mountains.
But states are imagined entities made real through social practice and societal institutions..
You can start here:
But , if " Atheism " means ..believing in ' natural selection '..then , nobody is born Atheist ; either ..
One..Two ..Three..." SCISSORS "...!!!
...says ...babies are born Christian .....