Atheism Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. America VS St Sepp and the developing worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... it does not destroy the beautiful game. The world is riven by discord, despite Buddha, Jesus, Muhammed (PBUH), atheism, science, and football is the glue that binds 209 nations -- Jew, Greek, atheist, black, white, and the unintended consequences of ...

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  2. Bangladeshi Atheist Activist Taslima Nasrin Relocates To America After Death ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Switched

    ... for Inquiry, an organization that promotes secularism and has been working with atheist activists in countries where atheism is unprotected by blasphemy laws. "Extremist groups have been pretty public that they want Taslima killed," said Michael de ...

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  3. Millennial finds refuge in atheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    ... the economic boom but graduated into economic collapse. Making his way through life, Johnson has found a refuge in atheism, allowing him "to feel free for the first time in 20 years." In 2014, the Pew Research Center reported that the religiously ... 2 comments

  4. The Ecstasy of Deep Fundamental Change: Letting Go Of god for the Sake of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | OpEdNews

    ... or Atheist is to identify oneself with an institutionalized belief system. I'm including Atheist in this camp for Atheism is but another theism that discounts spiritual writings. Thus, in one of my comments to another article on OpEd, I was met with ...

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  5. How atheists - and Satanists - are flipping right-wing Christian bigotry on its headRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... in favor of religious objectors over the government's compelling interest. Newdow's strategy depends on whether atheism is defined as a religion for the purposes of pluralism, or whether by opposing religion it sits beyond religion's ...

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  6. The Slingshot: Philly cheesebreak; Cuban Catholics; a oeCall me MichaelaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Religion News Service

    ... But the Catholic Church has come a long way from the 1960s when Castro sent religious believers to labor camps and atheism was in the constitution. Taslima Nasrin made the move after death threats from al-Qaida in the Indian Subcontinent. Three ...

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  7. After death threats, Bangladeshi atheist relocates to USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Religion News Service

    ... Inquiry , an organization that promotes secularism and has been working with atheist activists in countries where atheism is unprotected by blasphemy laws. "Extremist groups have been pretty public that they want Taslima killed," said Michael de ...

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  8. Atheist/Secular Group Works to Secure the Safety of Humanist Activist Taslima NasrinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... Taslima, if you don't know who she is. Taslima is a renaissance woman - a poet, novelist, physician and activist for atheism, humanism and feminism. That activism got her exiled from her native Bangladesh more than 20 years ago and put a high price ...

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  9. Is atheism the new black?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | RepMan

    Did you know more than 20 percent of Americans are atheists? Did you know that 40 percent of Millennials consider themselves atheists or agnostic? Or that more than half of Americans polled said they wouldn't support a presidential candidate who was atheist? According to a New York Times article , atheism is a growing factor in American politics but, for obvious reasons, lacks any real political power. But, now, in reaction to the ever increasing numbers of politicians who co-mingle their strong religious beliefs with the issues of the day, atheists are waking up.

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  10. .com | ATHEISTS - Faith is a heart issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | News24

    ... out to God at the top of their lungs. It is only a mind game that some people get into that embraces the concept of atheism or agnosticism. No one truly believes that in their heart. The Scripture proves this in Romans 1:18-20. Therefore when ...

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  11. In Age of Science, Is Religion 'Harmful Superstition'?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | National Geographic

    ... U.S. law is not doing enough to protect children from being martyrs to their parents' faith. Your journey towards atheism started with an epiphany, at age 17, listening to the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's album . Take us back to that moment. I was raised ...

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  12. How to categorize myselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... leaf covering their privates, but mine would be totally naked, and I would be asking, "Have you been damned?" No, my Atheism is much more easygoing. The wildest I get is when the Jehovah Witnesses knock on my door and I actually invite them in, to ...

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  13. The Big American City That Has a Stunning Number of Atheists and AgnosticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    ... faith and religion. The natural question is why these dynamics differ so profoundly, specifically when it comes to atheism. James Wellman, who chairs the comparative religion department at the University of Washington, has some theories. "When ...

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  14. Brazil TV punished for atheism viewsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | BBC News

    A Brazilian television network has agreed to broadcast a video on religious freedom 72 times as punishment for an on-air outburst by one of its presenters. The Rede Bandeirantes network will show the video until November after host Jose Luiz Datena suggested atheists were more likely to commit crimes, the Forum magazine website reports .

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  15. Uneasy about the Afterlife: Prejudice, Atheism, and HumilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Psychology Today

    ... prejudice against those who do not share their values. According to a recent paper, thinking about atheists and atheism can threaten a person's confidence in the existence of an afterlife, producing death anxiety. This leads to distrust of and ...

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  16. Printed Letters: May 31, 2015Read the original story

    May 31, 2015 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Seekers challenge both religion and atheism In the recent letters to the editors defending atheism and then religion, both sides seemed so sure of their opinions. I offer a third view, that of the seeker.

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  17. Tolerant atheism: 'If Jesus returns, kill him again'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    One of the primary grudges secular atheism holds against Christians is alleged intolerance. Which begs the fundamental question: "What is tolerance anyway?" Despite the meaning imposed upon the word in liberalist post-American America, the etymology of the word might surprise many.

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  18. New Atheism Produces Another Curiously Uncurious Science v. Religion BookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Religion Dispatched

    Jerry Coyne is an evolutionary biologist, a professor at the University of Chicago, and a prominent atheist blogger, who writes mostly about why faith is stupid . His new book, Faith Vs.

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  19. Coyne in DC [EvolutionBlog]Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | ScienceBlogs

    ... a high school student who credited Richard Dawkins and him with sparking his interest in evolutionary biology and atheism. So how did the presentation go? Pretty well, I think. Jerry quipped at the start that his editor told him to talk about how ...

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  20. Here Are al-Qaeda's Guidelines for Which 'Blasphemers' to AssassinateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Instapundit

    ... our Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), Allah (S) and our religion Islam. We have no problem with the atheists bloggers, atheism or with other religions or belief but we will not tolerate insulting out Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). We are targeting those who are ...

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