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  1. Royally Bad PhilosophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Psychology Today

    ... ("You say, 'There's a God.' I say, 'Can you prove that?' You say 'No.' I say, 'I don't believe you then'.") ...atheism is not "a belief system" but simply a lack of belief. ("There are about 3,000 [gods] to choose from...you [just] deny one less God ...

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  2. The Internet Is A Lifeline For Ex-MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... Atheists , has nearly 18,000 members. Dozens others exist on Facebook, WhatsApp, and Telegram, with titles like Atheism United of Palestine, I Am A Proud Atheist, and EGYPT: From Religion to Reason. One open group on Facebook, O U O U O3O U USU O U ...

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  3. 6 Atheist Scientists Who Now Believe in GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Insider Monkey

    ... You can sign up for free by clicking here or you can login if you are already a member. While you might think that atheism is on the rise (and you'd be right), the 6 atheist scientists who now believe in God are proof that religion is still playing ...

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  4. The Promethean figure of Christopher Marlowe, the quintessential Renaissance manRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | OUPblog

    ... had been "stabbed to death by a bawdy servingman, a rival of his in his lewd love" as punishment for "epicurism and atheism" ( Palladis Tamia , 286v-287). Tamburlaine erupted onto the London stage in two parts, in 1587 and 1588. Its subversive ...

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  5. USM Darwin Day: - Genesis' a parallel to evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | Student Printz

    ... students by teaching a "theory" based on little fact with the ultimate desire of implementing a liberal agenda and atheism in our society. That is far from the truth - I don't try to undermine anyone's faith, I'm fairly "moderate" politically and ... 33 comments

  6. Atheist Organization Threatens Lawsuit Against Town For Hoisting Christian FlagRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    ... it is revealed that "FFRF promotes the separation of church and state and educates the public on matters relating to atheism, agnosticism, and nontheism. Founded by Anne Nicol Gaylor and her daughter, Annie Laurie Gaylor, in 1976 the FRFF was ...

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  7. Distrust of the non-religious runs deep in American historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Salon

    ... mere eccentricity of a senator from the Bible Belt. As a scholar who has worked for some years now on the history of atheism and secularism in the United States, I find his suspicions deeply familiar. In my book, "Village Atheists: How America's ... 126 comments

  8. Ricky Gervais perfectly explains difference between science and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Avowed Catholic Stephen Colbert challenged Ricky Gervais in a spirited debate over the existence of god and Gervais' embrace of atheism. "I know that you're an atheist," Colbert began during Wednesday's episode of the Late Show with Stephen Colbert .

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  9. Stephen Colbert, Ricky Gervais debate existence of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... is not why but how. Why is irrelevant, isn't it?" said the comedian, who described himself as an agnostic atheist. "Atheism is only rejecting the claim that there is a god. Atheism isn't a belief system. This is atheism in a nutshell: You say ...

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  10. Colbert, Gervais Debate Existence of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    ... point. "An agnostic atheist is someone who doesn't know there's a god or not, as no one does," he said, adding, "Atheism is only rejecting the claim that there is a god. Atheism isn't a belief system." Gervais summed up atheism this way: "You say ... 107 comments

  11. Espeut, here I come againRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2017 | The Gleaner

    ... as a teenager, Mark's 'rational examination of life, science, and natural phenomena' since then has led him into atheism. But a really rational person asking serious biblical questions, if rebuffed, would seek the answers elsewhere.'" First, a ...

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  12. Impossible to Believe - Preaching in a Secular CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | KWRD-FM Irving

    ... worldview options that were simply unavailable until very recently. In fact, as I was doing research for my book on atheism I learned that the very first use of "atheist" in English came from Miles Coverdale who invented the word during his time ...

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  13. No evidence, logic there's a god, Mr JamesRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Gleaner

    I read the letter in your Monday, January 23, 2017, edition from Ewin James, titled 'Atheism - a denial of reality', and I feel I must respond. Mr James makes what is the single biggest mistake one can make when discussing atheism, and that is assuming that atheists don't believe in any gods because of some traumatic event in our lives.

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  14. 2017: From Bolshevism to 'polite persecution'?Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | Acton Institute

    ... state-run media, in collusion with hand-picked intelligentsia, would seduce the general populace into Marxist atheism in just one generation. Those who didn't swear allegiance to the Lenin's manifesto were forced into the Russian diaspora. The tens ...

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  15. A Secular State is best for religious and atheist citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... Most atheists are open to new evidence that we might be mistaken. Many people misunderstand the difference between atheism and secularism. Both are forces for good, but for different reasons. Atheism can mean actively believing gods do not exist, or ...

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  16. Textbooks Spark A Religious Dispute In MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    ... roversy highlights the growing reach of the Russian church in a multicultural society, after years of Soviet-imposed atheism. (RFE/RL's Current Time TV)

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  17. The Mufti and the cinema: Can Saudi reconcile its reformist 2030 vision with its beliefs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    ... in response to a question that was very hypothetical. Mufti only refused the idea if it was used to promote lewd and atheism films. But the Mufti was not decisive in saying no or banning cinema, as did several extremist clerics who rush into ...

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  18. An atheist's guide to Scorsese's "Silence":...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Salon

    ... 20s, my lack of faith felt more and more like that: a lack. I remember reading Thomas Hardy's poem "Hap," in which atheism is presented not as some launchpad into a higher realm of intellectual and moral refinement, but an acutely felt loss. "How ...

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  19. Once identified as atheist, Mark Zuckerberg says 'I believe religion is very important'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    The founder of Facebook posted a cheerful message on Christmas Day, saying that he, his wife, child and dog were all celebrating the holiday together. Mark Zuckerberg just gave atheism a thumbs down.

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  20. Shaun Micallef sees a religious zeal in atheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | The Age

    ... millions of people around the world devoted to particular religions, Micallef is also struck by the rise of militant atheism. Led by Professor Richard Dawkins, who wrote The God Delusion , it's an anti religion philosophy that, ironically, is ...

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