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  1. The Explanation for Everything: book reviewRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The Panda's Thumb

    ... from New Jersey to Florida to testify against granting Oliver's parole until, that is, Andy becomes uncertain of his atheism. As if you have to believe in God to show compassion for another human being! Grodstein, who calls herself a reluctant ...


  2. House passes health-care reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2010 |

    ... people are more likely to adopt social values and behaviors that are relatively new to human life - liberalism, atheism, staying up late, and (for men) monogamy. According to St. Louis Post-Dispatch columnist Kevin Horrigan appearing in the Denver ...


  3. Richard Dawkins not sure on his faith?Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Paul Smith's Blog

    Seemingly unaware that atheism is not based on faith. Everyone is born an atheist, and everyone is an atheist in respect to most of the gods that we've ever dreamt up.


  4. AFP Misreports the PointRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2009 | The Two Percent Company's Rants

    ... Atheist Bus official website, we can clearly see their reason for doing this : Our aim is to raise the profile of atheism through innovative and exciting advocacy projects, starting with the Atheist Bus Campaign. What? No, AFP, that's not the motive ...


  5. New tomes shed light on our relationship to religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... gone from religion. In the last few years, several atheist tracts graced the best-seller lists, and for some people atheism is now a major fashion statement. But three recently published books may signal a trend in another direction - a serious look ...


  6. Deconstructing atheism and theismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2010 |

    The American Atheists website provides, in a section entitled "Is Atheism a belief system or religion?", the following definition of "atheism": "Atheism is a lack of belief in gods, from the original Greek meaning of "without gods."


  7. The Intersection of Free-Masonry, Humanism, and Secularism - Part IIRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2009 |

    ... of Humanism and Secularism . We will now address a few of the misconceptions regarding Humanism, Secularism, and Atheism , compare Humanism and Secularism with Modern Freemasonry , and finally discuss the place of the Bible and belief in god(s) in ...


  8. The fuzziness the freedom of thought, expression, and actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2009 |

    ... of Hitler, an Islamic monument that expresses anti-Christian sentiments, or a statue of Richard Dawkins promoting atheism. All such examples involve taking the thoughts or beliefs of individuals (which they are surely free to have) and manifesting ...


  9. Thin skins and legislative prayerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg." Some will say Thomas Jefferson was a deist, not an atheist. Atheism, however, simply involves having no theism, and deism - belief that a celestial Clockmaker wound up the universe and set it ...


  10. Atheism is the greatest miracle of allRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | News24

    ... we would have an entirely different perception of our universe. All of this leads to the interesting hypothesis of atheism that the universe, and us, are simply a mathematical outcome. The question is, are we making a mathematical model fit what we ...


  11. Why Do Atheists Hate God?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... that nonsense to yourselves, ain't no one gonna give a shit which nonsense you believe. First of all, pewtard, "if' atheism is true is as silly as saying "if" blue is a colour. Atheism is a lack of belief in god. There are people who exist who have ...


  12. Why has Arizona become a hotbed of atheist political participation?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... with the strength, variety, and organization of the Humanist movement-an atheist PAC may shift perceptions of atheism toward a more legitimate, realistic appraisal. The political success of atheists in Arizona is still insufficient, especially ...


  13. Atheism and religionRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 |

    ... l display the fallacy of believing in a purely secular and atheistic worldview. God saves. Secularism kills; godless atheism kills as much as the atheist claims that religion does. It's really as simple as that. 2 comments

  14. If it's Empty, it's AtheistRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 |

    ... but they've gone to lawyers instead. Atheists and their legal opponents are overlooking one glaringly obvious point. Atheism can obviously be represented by nothing. Therefore, anyplace you look and see nothing - perhaps a cloudless sky? - can be ... 8 comments

  15. Hey Fundamentalists: 10 Simple Ways To Avoid Sounding Stupid When Talking To AtheistsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Ukiah Blog Live

    Listen, I get it, believers. Atheism is super scary. It feels like a threat to your own faith, like a threat to the future of faith.


  16. Four Things We Can Do To Make More Freethinking AtheistsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... find this sort of information. It is fairly common for people who are leaving religion behind and transitioning into atheism to go through a period - sometimes lasting several years - in which they are extremely hostile to religion and want to ...


  17. Respecting the freedom of othersRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Brandon Sun

    ... never be an apologist for religion but I will not take up the stance of anti-theism. Theism is a choice just like atheism and to support liberty and freedom as I displayed in the previous letter, I must secure not only the positions I hold but those ...


  18. John 16:5-11 Taking SidesRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    ... sin and righteousness and condemnation" In her book, "Something Other Than God", Jennifer Fulwiler, a convert from atheism, recounts an interesting story from her childhood. Her dad, an avid atheist, would often come into her room at night and read ...


  19. Will Demographic Shifts Boost Christianity and Hurt Atheism?Read the original story

    May 26, 2014 |

    A British geneticist is saying that atheism could face a decline in Europe as Christians continue to experience a growth in population while Europe's atheist populations decline.


  20. The Myth of the Bible BeltRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Psychology Today

    ... justify this assumption. A report from a recent survey of philosophers states that about 73% accept or lean toward atheism, about 15% accept or lean toward theism, with the remaining respondents falling under "Other". Among most of my colleagues in ...