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  1. Rep. Juan Mendez inspires ASU non-theists to organizeRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | State Press

    ... students in the SSA that were raised with a religion and became atheist," Salais said. "The Bible is what led me to atheism." According to a 2010 Pew Research Center survey on U.S religious knowledge, atheists/agnostics scored the highest among all ...


  2. Putin Preaches Godliness to AmericaRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | American Thinker

    ... now plays an important part in Russian life. Rest assured: communists who've lived through state-established atheism surely recognize the obliteration of religious expression when they see it. That's why it's pretty chilling to hear Vladimir Putin ...


  3. Intolerance' with atheistsRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Observer

    I am writing in response to the commentary "Why target 'Bible believers?" . In the article, the author says that Webster's definition of dogma is "something considered as an established opinion" so he logically concludes that atheism, being an established opinion, is also dogmatic.


  4. The least interesting Atheist in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 |

    ... the point of the OP was a claim that we all fall apart when you question a premise but you have yet to pick one... Atheism isn't a world view.. so whether or not an atheist believes they are right or wrong about their view of the world is irrelevant ...


  5. Atheist advertisement planned for Super Bowl ruffles some feathersRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 |

    Atheism and atheists have begun to make themselves more visible in mainstream American life.


  6. Why a band of American heathens is fighting to protect atheists a " and Christians a " abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... onto our radar, we started paying closer attention to cases of people being persecuted for stating their faith or atheism or for exerting their right to freedom of expression. We've continue to add cases from Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and ...


  7. Me and my flying saucerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | Nature

    ... could have communicated with me efficiently in Korean, if I happened to be Korean. Although not Koranian — atheism seemed highly regarded in the aptitude test. Proposal: would I accept to be the intermediary between Homo sap sap (so brainy, ...


  8. The a-wordChelsea SawickiRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | The Chronicle

    ... of such a temple. As I grew older, I identified simply as not religious, which seemed always more acceptable than atheism. These encounters with curious Christians instilled in me a bizarre (and inappropriate) desire to mock them. And when I say ...


  9. Imagined meeting packs theatrical punch in Theaterworks' 'Freud's Last Session'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 |

    ... of the era's most intellectual Christian apologists, even though he, ironically, was a convert from his own avowed atheism to the Church of England. This play is based on a work by Harvard professor, Armand M. Nicholi, Jr., "The Question of God: ...


  10. Chris Stedman a " Can you be a Jewish atheist? Ask this Humanist RabbiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... last month, American Atheists president David Silverman argued the opposite : that Judaism is incompatible with atheism, and that you can't be a nontheist and Jewish. At the same time, communities for nontheists have been a hot topic as of late, ...


  11. The Age of Atheists: How We Have Sought to Live Since the Death of GodRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... passages about non-belief's impact on the arts. Too many Americans, those of faith and no faith, are unaware that atheism is not an invention of the "New Atheists" Richard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett, and Sam Harris (who all fall under Watson's ...


  12. Adolf Hitler's religious beliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 |

    ... said the quotes already mentioned, and many more, certainly imply some belief in the divine which would rule out atheism. The alternative claim that he was a pagan in any traditional or modern sense seems unlikely. Its true that Hitler drew on the ...


  13. Giving Up God-Not Just a Spiritual StuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2014 | Religion Dispatched

    ... "marketplace" motive to my actions - that I might stand to benefit in the marketplace from my yearlong experience of atheism. First of all, I'm not sure what the marketplace of religious beliefs and practices has to do with my possible success. It ...


  14. Atheist groups cater to a captive audience: PrisonersRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | Garden City Observer

    ... about getting other perspectives in there." So Zukor launched the Freethought Books Project, collecting books about atheism, humanism and science and sending them to interested prisoners. She estimates that since her first book drive in 2005, she ...


  15. Atheists Get Aggressive in Pushing Their ViewsRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | News Max

    ... documents that are distributed in prisons. Called the Freethought Books Project, it "offers donated books on atheism, humanism, science, and skepticism to prisoners who seek alternatives to the religious proselytizing and indoctrination that is ...


  16. The question that atheism encourages us to considerRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... discover to be doing that. The Bible is full of points on life's issues. It can be a helpful tool in considering atheism, or a world in which God doesn't exist. The allegory of Adam and Eve explains what happens when we think that the life-power is ...


  17. Sarasota humanist group grows steadilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 |

    ... group. Secular humanism embodies, HUSBAY members say, a philosophy of acceptance and fellowship among people. Atheism, on the other hand, is simply a lack of belief. The group holds weekly lunches at New Dynasty restaurant in Sarasota that are open ...


  18. Philosopher Who Gave the New Atheists Their Theoretical Foundations Became Convinced that God ExistsRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... and Pat Condell) et al, none of whom is a philosopher, would not have had rational arguments to support their faith: atheism. So it's not surprising that, when on 9 December 2004 the international journalist agency Associated Press gave the world ... 5 comments

  19. Godsmacked: I'm an atheist at a hardcore Christian academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Salon

    ... requires you to teach blatant mistruths , maybe it's time to rethink God's point of view. When conversing about my atheism, I invariably feel like I'm at an AA (Atheists Anonymous) meeting. Not that atheism is a disease to cure. It's just that when ...


  20. Want Proof Evolution Is Real? Look at CreationistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Mother Jones

    ... as a theory, including the theorists' political and ideological viewpoints and their position on the concept of atheism." Thus, any scientist or thinker introduced in the classroom as a proponent of evolution - from Charles Darwin to Richard Dawkins ...