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THIS paper refutes claims made in the article ? Atheism no smarter than Christianity ? by Learnmore Zuze (hereinafter referred to as ?the author?). Atheism no smarter than Christianity 21 Mar 2015 at 3:06pm
WITHOUT a Supreme Being (God) to account to, and in the absence of an ultimate authority in the universe, it logically follows that human beings are their own masters and a law unto themselves. Facebook atheist risking jail seeks to flee Egypt 8 Mar 2015 at 9:15am
Karim al-Banna, who on Monday could hear an appeal court uphold his three-year jail term for "insulting" Islam with his atheism, wishes he could live anywhere but his native Egypt. "All I want now is to leave Egypt. If he loses the appeal over his self-declared atheism on Facebook, Banna's last resort would be Egypt's cassation court. Banna, a former Muslim Brotherhood member, said he returned ... Egypt Jails Student Over Facebook Atheism Page 8 Mar 2015 at 11:37am
An Egyptian court has sentenced a student to one year in jail for insulting Islam and promoting atheism on a Facebook page, his lawyer and judicial sources said on Wednesday. What scares the new atheists 2 Mar 2015 at 11:00pm
The vocal fervour of today?s missionary atheism conceals a panic that religion is not only refusing to decline ? but in fact flourishing In 1929, the Thinker?s Library, a series established by the Rationalist Press Association to advance secular thinking and counter the influence of religion in Britain, published an English translation of the German biologist Ernst Haeckel?s 1899 book The Riddle ... Richard Dawkins Doesn't Think Much Of This Video 'Demolishing Atheism In One ... 8 Mar 2015 at 10:37pm
Richard Dawkins has laid into a viral Facebook video that claims to "demolish atheism in one minute" using a scene of a woman at the dentist. In the film, posted by American social media evangelist Joshua Feuerstein, the woman challenges her dentist on why he doesn't believe god is real, replying that she "doesn't believe in dentists". Her dentist says that he doesn't believe god exists, because ... Unsure? Call the crisis in faith hotline 2 Mar 2015 at 9:08am
Considering atheism? Call 184-I-DOUBT-IT otline Bangladesh Man Held Over US Blogger's Murder 2 Mar 2015 at 7:50am
A Bangladeshi blogger who criticised atheism has been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of an American who wrote about religious intolerance. Attackers armed with meat cleavers hacked Avijit Roy to death and left his wife seriously injured in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka last Thursday. The police's elite Rapid Action Battalion unit named the suspect as Farabi Shafiur Rahman ... Phil Robertson?s atheism parable: ?Two guys break into an atheist?s home?? 26 Mar 2015 at 7:39am
Listen: Condemnation is raining down on the Duck Dynasty patriarch for his speech ridiculing atheists at a Christian prayer service in Florida last Friday
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He is also editor of a new book, featuring articles by world class scientists and theologians, and illustrating the leading views on the relationship between science and religion: Faith, Science and the Future (CrossCurrents Press, 2007).
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