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  1. Be a Danger to Yourself and Others: Become ReligiousRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Counterpunch

    By 'religion' I mean a kind of attitude which takes careful and conscientious account of certain numinous feelings, ideas, and events and reflects upon themand by the exercise of the 'religious function,' I mean the allegiance, surrender or submission to a 'convincing principle The indispensable dark side has been left behind or stripped off , and the feminine aspect is missingThrough atheism, materialism, agnosticism, the powerful yet one-sided [ godhead] is weakened, so that it cannot keep the dark side out any moreGod asserts his power through the revelation of the darkness and the destructiveness.

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  2. Seven Things Evil Is Not: What the Death of My Son Taught MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Christianity Today

    ... There can be an absolute good, but there cannot be an absolute evil . Absolute Evil . Objective evil cannot exist if atheism is true. Pantheism, Buddhism, and Hinduism, in general, claim evil is an illusion. However, rape, murder, war, child abuse, ...

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  3. Satanic request prompts Florida schools to restrict banners on fencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Last year, a Boca Raton Middle School teacher installed a Satanic pentagram in a public park in Boca Raton, spurring some parents to seek the instructor's removal. At around the same time, an atheism activist sought to place a banner advertising the Church of Satanology on a fence at Boca Raton High School.

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  4. Haroon Moghul writes candidly about growing up Muslim in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Gazette

    ... to embrace his identity amid the gale winds of 9/11. Moghul, who is 36, writes candidly about his flirtation with atheism, the breakup of his marriage, his diagnosis of bipolar disorder, and his work facilitating dialogue between American Muslims ...

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  5. Satanic request prompts Palm Beach County schools to restrict banners on fencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Last year, a Boca Raton Middle School teacher installed a Satanic pentagram in a public park in Boca Raton, spurring some parents to seek the instructor's removal. At around the same time, an atheism activist sought to place a banner advertising the Church of Satanology on a fence at Boca Raton High School.

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  6. The questions for heavenFELIX AMADI, Maputo, MozambiqueRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | Nigeriaworld

    ... student of everyday learning. At this juncture, it is noteworthy to point out that this essay is not an exercise in atheism, nor is it a deliberate attempt to doubt the authenticity of the Bible as the True Word of God. Rather, it is a personal and ...

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  7. Evangelicals who propelled Trump to White House now faced with rising ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | The Raw Story

    ... To obtain accurate results, Gervais and Najle constructed a very subtle test that would remove the stigma around atheism. Using a sample population of 2,000 Americans, they asked respondents to answer true or false to seemingly banal statements such ...

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  8. David Foster Wallace's This is WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | PR Blogger

    ... force that lit the stars - compassion, love, the sub-surface unity of all things." He says there's no such thing as atheism because "in the day to day trenches of real life" even so-called atheists worship something, be it money, beauty, power or ...

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  9. "What do you call an atheist business?'/'A non-prophet organization."Read the original story

    May 26, 2017 | The Big Apple

    ... Inspirational Wit and Cartoons By Cal Samra and Rose Samra Colorado Springs, CO: WaterBrook Press 1999 Pg. 15: Atheism: a non-prophet organization. -via Rev. Karl R. Kraft, Mantua, New Jersey Google Groups: alt.humor.puns Puns of the Weak Special: ...

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  10. Why Were the Saudi Streets So Quiet?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | OpEdNews

    ... their right to build churches and publicly worship their God. Non-believers could have used the visit to insist that atheism should not warrant the death penalty. Poor Saudis--yes, there are plenty of them --could have taken a page from the ...

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  11. Why the Streets of Saudi Arabia Were So Quiet During Trump's VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Truthdig

    ... their right to build churches and publicly worship their God. Non-believers could have used the visit to insist that atheism should not warrant the death penalty. Poor Saudis - yes, there are plenty of them - could have taken a page from the ...

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  12. Inside the Secret World of Ex-Muslimsby Andy Ngo In April, a defiant...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | National Review Online

    ... self-identified "apostates" convened in downtown Portland to revel in the joys of brew culture, bacon burgers, and atheism. Nine ex-Muslims from several states in the region gathered for a local meeting of the Ex-Muslims of North America. EXMNA is a ...

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  13. Gallup: Share of Americans who believe in creationism drops to 35-year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Hot Air

    ... six percent of nearly weekly or monthly observers did. "Evolution without God" may be a reasonably good proxy for atheism. Still, despite the hype about Americans' increasing godlessness, a divine role in man's development - whether via creation or ...

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  14. TROUBLING New Poll Delivers SCARY News For The Future Of This CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Right Wing News

    ... for many people, religion is a fluid construct. As for true atheists, I know very few of them. And I don't call atheism a religion it is the lack thereof. I would be greatly surprised over this number if it were true - during bad times, faith ...

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  15. Retired adman pens alternative lyrics to God Defend New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Dominion Post

    ... 2001 - with less than half of us identifying with a Christian religion inthe 2013 census. Secularism, humanism and atheism have been surging over the past 25 years - especially among the young - and were philosophies that accounted for more than 40 ...

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  16. Revival of Iraqi Communism among Youth alarms Shiite MilitiasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Juan Cole

    ... Meanwhile the parties with a religious basis accuse the secular groups of being anti-Islamic and spreading both atheism and immorality in Iraqi society. The tone of the digital fight is vitriolic and many of the posts could most certainly be defined ...

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  17. Number of atheists in US could be 10x moreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... higher than previous figures of 3 or 10 percent. 'The disparity between self-report and indirectly measured atheism rates underscores the potent stigma faced by atheists as even in an anonymous online survey, about a third of American atheists may ...

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  18. The Daily Vertical: What's A Crime In Russia? God Only KnowsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Putin, Constitutional Court Chairman Valery Zorkin, and Patriarch Kirill, asking them to clarify whether or not atheism now constitutes a crime in Russia. Pozner was responding to the conviction of Yekaterinburg-based blogger Ruslan Sokolovsky, who ...

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  19. Atheism might be more common than assumed...but it's complicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... have been developing and testing theories about how religion works, but they focus on belief being prevalent and atheism a rare occurrence. "If it turns out that atheism isn't all that rare, it might challenge a lot of prevailing theories," says ...

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  20. Veteran State TV Journalist Asks On Air: Can Atheism Get You Jailed In Russia?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    ... on state television suggest dismay at the symbiosis between church and state in a country where 30 years ago atheism was state doctrine. Russian TV remains the most important source of news for the overwhelming majority of Russians, despite the rise ...

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