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  1. Atheism On The Rise In The Arab WorldRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    Despite countries seeking to downplay the number of disbelievers, "atheism is spreading like wildfire," according to an article by The New Republic . A Cairo-based Islamic institution claimed there were 2,293 atheists in the entire Arab World, an estimated population of 300 million, leading to criticism the calculations were too low.

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  2. Mystical stormchasing with Monsoon's Sturla GunnarssonRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Georgia Straight

    ... to hear that behind-the-scenes chatter in the "production bus" frequently turned to the au courant topic of new atheism. "[Richard] Dawkins and [Christopher] Hitchens and those guys," he says. "Politically I kinda sorta live where they live, but ...

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  3. Happy Openly Secular DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... person about their lack of belief and that things go well when you do so. Only by tearing down the prejudices about Atheism can we change the negative perceptions of us non-believers.

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  4. Netflix's 'Daredevil' wrestles with faith amid rise of at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... Popular series like "House of Cards," "True Detective," "Community" and "Glee" have all showcased key characters' atheism, Stedman pointed out. Netflix's Murdoch may be a bit of a return to a time when many characters in pop culture were religious ...

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  5. Supreme wisdom on religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the unanimous decision, Mr. Justice Clment Gascon takes pains to refute the arguments of the losing side that atheism has now been given pride of place in Canadian political life. "A practice according to which a municipality's officials, rather ...

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  6. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    A taste of Texas Atheism - Texas State Director of American Atheists comes to Plymouth Ever wondered what it would be like to live in a modern Christian theocracy? Plymouth Humanists' first international speaker will be providing a window into what it's like to live somewhere where religion holds a lot more power than in the UK. Texas State Director of American Atheists, AronRa will be speaking in Plymouth on the 28th of this month in the B-Bar at 7:30.

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  7. The ONE question Penn Jillette thinks the candidates need to answerRead the full articleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Glenn Beck

    ... scream, "Whose religion?" And that's why before it got tied in with Socialism and Communism, which I understand why atheism got a bad rap. If you give me a choice of free-market democracy with religion and Communism without religion, I don't think ...

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  8. I like some religious rituals. Do I get to keep my Atheist Card?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... go back to religion. The atheist blogosphere is full of people who seem to think they have a corner on the One True Atheism, as if there could even be such a thing. There have been week-long arguments on Facebook over whether it's okay for atheists ...

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  9. What lies ahead for the world's religionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Nation

    A new study indicates that ageing populations in Southeast Asia may contribute to a fall in the number of people practising Buddhism. A new study indicates that by 2050 buddhism will have few followers though Christianity, Islam and atheism will get stronger Will Islam be the world's most popular religion by 2050? Not quite, but if, for example, there are 2.9 billion Christians in 49 years, then there will be 2.8 billion Muslims.

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  10. CBS Sunday Morning Airs Terrific Segment on Atheism in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... Thomas of Black Nonbelievers . "One of them had been stalking me on Facebook and saw that I had 'liked' a page about atheism," Carter said. "And then she came to school the next day and started asking me in front of the students if I was an atheist, ...

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  11. Atheism 101: Does it take more faith to be an atheist?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    I hear it all the time, "it takes more faith to be an atheist than it does to believe in God ." This popular Christian argument claims that in order for atheists to reject the claim that god exists, we must first know everything that there is to know. 2 comments

  12. Believe It or NotRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Commonweal

    ... But the discussion will be haunted by the possibility that philosophy and religion are passing in the night. Atheism, however, is something else. Those who assert that there are no gods almost always present their position as a matter of reason ...

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  13. Is atheism for women, too? Beaverton discussion on Wed. 4-22-15.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Some people claim that the atheist movement has a problem with women. They ask "why are so many prominent atheist old white guys, and not women?" But actually, there are quite a few famous atheist women for those who know.

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  14. America's Best News Source?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | American Thinker

    ... making fun of their pretensions to intellectualism. I should point out that the article doesn't insult atheists or atheism per se. Rather, it makes fun of those who believe Christians are hateful, their beliefs are "cult-like," and their ...

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  15. Is America beginning to accept atheists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Atheists of Greater Lowell meet in 2009 to discuss how to discuss atheism with theists. The American public has long regarded atheism in a negative light, but inclusive policies, along with increasing media attention and a growing secular population, might be the beginning of shifting perceptions.

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  16. Atheists on CBS's This MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Daily Kos

    I would like to point you all to a really great piece on today's CBS This Morning about Atheism. It was reported by Mo Rocca, who I must admit I have a fondness for , and this piece did not disappoint.

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  17. It's not just a white dude thing - and 9 other myths...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... 1) There are no atheists in foxholes. There are many variations on this myth, but the basic idea behind it is that atheism is a luxury of the problem-free, and as soon as they feel fear or weakness, atheists will run straight into the arms of ...

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  18. Boyne the god of babbleRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Gleaner

    "I am encouraged to engage Dr Patrick White in a debate on atheism because of his respectful, courteous and measured response to my recent piece on morality. We don't have to be rude and abrasive when we disagree, and Dr White's article in The Gleaner last Monday, 'Morality doesn't prove God exists', demonstrates that."

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  19. Atheists: In godlessness we trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | CBS News

    ... she had married was gone." "One of them had been stalking me on Facebook and saw that I had 'liked' a page about atheism," Carter said. "And then she came to school the next day and started asking me in front of the students if I was an atheist, and ...

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  20. Atheism 101: The difference between atheism and agnosticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... to be agnostic about the weather or any number of other things. There seems to be some question about the terms " atheism " and "agnostism" so it is time to discuss it. The definitions are listed above, but they are not mutually exclusive terms as ...

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