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  1. 'Women Atheists Are Genuinely Considered Monsters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... who are living as if there is no God. There were other terms that were seen as ways of sidestepping the slur of atheism. You might think of yourself as a freethinker or you might call yourself a deist. But even those were dangerous labels to assume. ...

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  2. I lost my faith in God. Then I found it. Now it's complicated.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | Newsday

    ... Southern Baptist deacon and Sunday school teacher. All of my friends were Christians. Coming clean about my newfound atheism could cost me everything I cared about. So I pretended to be a Christian. I continued teaching Sunday school, kept serving ...

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  3. How a new form of atheism can combat jihadists who wish to end the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... jihadists-and one of the most controversial set of ideas to emerge in the West in the last quarter century: New Atheism. New Atheism emerged in direct response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks executed by al-Qaeda, which demonstrated that acting upon ...

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  4. How to Fight Extremism with AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Time

    ... jihadists - and one of the most controversial set of ideas to emerge in the West in the last quarter century: New Atheism. New Atheism emerged in direct response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks executed by al-Qaeda, which demonstrated that acting upon ... 3 comments

  5. Happy Birthday to Avijit Roy, the Bangladeshi Freethinker Slaughtered for His AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... fanatics of Bangladesh took the initiative to drive a machete through his skull. And for what? What was his crime? Atheism? Skepticism? The intellectual honesty and courage to not accept something simply on the basis of "people say it's true"? If ...

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  6. After Pat's BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Truthdig

    ... out in Truthdig 'They tried to attach themselves to his virtue; then they wiped their feet with him.' Playing the Atheism Card Against Pat Tillman's Family A veteran of the U.S. Army Special forces writes about a series of shockingly callous ...

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  7. Americans Still Distrust Atheists and Muslims. The Reasons Why Are Changing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Sojourners

    ... the same authors. Kimberly Winston is a freelance religion reporter based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She covers atheism and freethought for Religion News Service. I will express myself with civility, courtesy, and respect for every member of the ...

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  8. Atheists remain most disliked religious minority in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | Science Blog

    ... later in 2016. "There are no mainstream, cultural expressions or depictions, on television for example, to present atheism to the general public," says Edgell. "It's only in the last decade that a secular coalition of American atheist and ...

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  9. Flock sticks with atheist United Church ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | The Toronto Star

    United Church minister Gretta Vosper holds services at West Hill United Church for the first time since a church committee recommended she be removed for atheism. Today, as a longtime member of the West Hill United church in Scarborough, Hamel, 96, knows where her loyalties lie.

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  10. Why Kasich's atheist criticisms seem out of touchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Ohio governor and former Republican presidential candidate John Kasich walked into a bookstore this week, where he shared his feelings about "Harry Potter" star Daniel Radcliffe's atheism: "What the [expletive] is wrong with him?" Mr. Kasich's derogatory comments about Mr. Radcliffe's atheism seem odd for a politician, and out of place in the modern United States, where Pew research shows that one in five Americans don't consider themselves religious - nor do they feel any stigma around it. "There's an increased willingness to admit that religion isn't part of their lives," says Richard Flory, the research director of the University of Southern California's Center for Religion and Civic Culture.

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  11. John Kasich on Daniel Radcliffe: 'What the Hell Is Wrong With Him?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | News Max

    ... him?" Radcliffe, a successful former child actor and star of the Harry Potter movie series, has been open about his atheism in the past. In 2009, he told Esquire Magazine, "I'm an atheist, but I'm very relaxed about it. I don't preach my atheism," ...

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  12. Kids or MosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Townhall

    ... of their secular religion -- abortion. A growing number of Americans think of themselves as secular or atheist, but atheism really means they have no belief in the God of the Bible. They have other gods. Currently it is fashionable to worship ...

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  13. John Kasich's strange remarks chastising Daniel Radcliffe for being an atheistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Salon

    New video footage shows Kasich trying to connect atheism to Radcliffe's not getting roles as big as Harry Potter Wednesday, I reported a small but strange stor y about John Kasich, who was campaigning for Chris Sununu in New Hampshire, going off on an unprovoked rant about the British actor Daniel Radcliffe being an atheist. Now, courtesy of American Bridge , we have video of the incident, and frankly, it makes the whole thing even stranger.

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  14. A Review of "The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... book. Taunton, overall, did not slander Hitchens's name and did not squander the pages dissecting and demolishing atheism. He did not nastily crusade against Hitchens and condemn him to an eternity in Hellfire. In fact, the author relayed a ...

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  15. Atheist Rev. Gretta Vosper should be terminated: ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... of the country's largest Protestant denomination. Rev. Gretta Vosper, author of several books about her journey to atheism, "does not believe in God, Jesus Christ or the Holy Spirit" and no longer identifies herself as Christian, said the majority ... 15 comments

  16. Gov. Kasich on Daniel Radcliffe: "What the hell is wrong with him?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... I mean, what the hell is wrong with him?" Radcliffe, the successful former child actor, has made no secret of his atheism, telling Esquire Magazine in 2009 that "I'm an atheist, but I'm very relaxed about it. I don't preach my atheism ." For his ...

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  17. John Kasich on Daniel Radcliffe: - What the hell is wrong with him?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... I mean, what the hell is wrong with him?'' Radcliffe, the successful former child actor, has made no secret of his atheism, telling Esquire Magazine in 2009 that ''I'm an atheist, but I'm very relaxed about it. I don't preach my atheism ...'' For ...

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  18. Gov. John Kasich on actor Daniel Radcliffe: a What the hell is wrong with him?aRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... I mean, what the hell is wrong with him?" Radcliffe, the successful former child actor, has made no secret of his atheism , telling Esquire Magazine in 2009 that "I'm an atheist, but I'm very relaxed about it. I don't preach my atheism a " For his ...

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  19. A History of American Atheism: Leigh Eric SchmidtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... also regularly find myself studying religion's fiercest critics. So, even before I began working on this book, I saw atheism and Christianity, belief and unbelief, as shadowing one another. When the expression was first coined, it was wholly ...

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  20. John Kasich bags On Harry Potter: Ohio guv thinks it's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Salon

    ... age 19 gave an interview in 2009 , when he said, "I'm an atheist, but I'm very relaxed about it. I don't preach my atheism, but I have a huge amount of respect for people like Richard Dawkins who do." Further research revealed that Radcliffe was not ...

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