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Clearing up a few misconceptions of atheism
15 Sep 2014 at 9:53pm
In response to Mr. Michael Mangrum?s May 15 letter about our Atheist group.
Atheism as a Religion: A Book Excerpt
29 Aug 2014 at 8:00am
Atheists are also installing their own religious monuments across the United States. The atheist monument is further proof that atheism is a religion and in direct competition with theist religions for followers. Moreover, they have gone beyond telling people what they stand for and actually attack what others believe in.
Daily Mail fact check: Christian children outnumber Muslim children by 6:1
15 Sep 2014 at 10:54am
And the fastest growing "religion" of all is... atheism. The Daily Mail ran an article today bemoaning the fact that "traditional religious beliefs are being eclipsed for the first time".
Awe, With And Without The Gods
8 Sep 2014 at 3:32am
Awe is often associated with religion and spirituality, but atheists are no less capable of experiencing it. Psychologist Tania Lombrozo considers the common core behind religious and scientific awe.
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13 Sep 2014 at 7:40am
We also know there are known unknowns: that is to say, we know there are some things we do not know.
Why Atheists Need Captain Kirk
13 Sep 2014 at 3:56pm
New submitter anlashok writes: Atheism and science face a real challenge: To frame an account of science, or nature, that leaves room for meaning. According to this article, atheists have pinned their flag to Mr. Spock's mast. But they need Captain Kirk. Quoting: "I'm pro-science, but I'm against what I'll call "Spock-ism," after the character from the TV show Star Trek. I reject the idea that ...
Atheist, Christian Debate: Air Force Sergeant Refuses Oath, Facing Sanctions
10 Sep 2014 at 9:22am
The debate over atheism and Christianity is alive and well. An admitted atheist, who is a sergeant in the U.S. Air Force, is facing a discharge for not adhering to the branch?s religious mandate that requires service personnel to say ?so help me God? when taking an oath. The airman is considering a lawsuit against Atheist, Christian Debate: Air Force Sergeant Refuses Oath, Facing Sanctions is an ...
The phantom menace of militant atheism
6 Sep 2014 at 4:04pm
Non-believers never harmed anyone in the west. Which is more than you can say for cowardly 'intellectuals' Continue reading...
It's Satanist vs. Satanist in Detroit's newest political tug-of-war
16 Sep 2014 at 1:51am
The Rev. Tom Erik Raspotnik, 49, of Oxford decries the Satanic Temple's atheism and progressive ideals. He said his Temples of Satan honors the deity of Satan, and he and others with him are pro-life and believe in animal sacrifices.
Open Conversation About Atheism Held At Lifetree Café
29 Aug 2014 at 3:41pm
Open conversations about atheism are set to take place at Lifetree Cafés around the country the week of September 14. The program, titled ?What Your Atheist Friend Wants You to Know: The Conversation No One Is Having,? includes filmed interviews with atheists who explain their beliefs and describe some of their experiences with people of faith. (PRWeb August 29, 2014) Read the full story at ...

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