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Mike Pence and the Evangelical Vote

The Road to a Christian Iran By Willem Sander van Boxtel In the early hours of November 10th 2016, many of us atheists woke up to the dawn of at least another four years of religious rule in the world’s most major powerhouse. But for secular non-believers, Donald Trump is not the real danger. The […]

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We Don’t Want Your (Atheist) Money!

Story taken from “The Thinking Atheist” podcast: An Oklahoma children’s home happily accepted a $100 donation (given by Matt Wilbourne, a Muskogee (Oklamhoma) resident), until it realized that the money was given in the name of the Muskogee Atheist Community.

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Floods and Storms are “Divine Retribution” for Gay Marriage!

An elected official has stated that recent storms and floods are “Divine Retribution” for Gay Marriage! This is not some American Deep South Congressman, this is a local councillor from…Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire! Cllr David Silvester (UKIP) said the Prime Minister had acted “arrogantly against the Gospel”. The local MP John Howell (Con) summed it up well: […]

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Atheism

The wonderful world of religion: Stories from 2013

Religion continued to wield undue influence in world culture and politics

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Atheism

Book review: ‘Faithless’ by Tony Philpott

Atheism, Catholicism and a good laugh all in one book!

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Girl Guides Drop the Pledge to a God – Some Christian Leaders Not Happy!

Christian Girl Guide leaders plan to defy the organisation’s leadership in dropping the pledge to a god in the the Girl Guides’ promise. As reported earlier on in the year in a bid to be more inclusive and to encourage wider membership in the organisation Girl Guiding UK planned to drop the pleadge to “love […]

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The Irrelevant Lord Carey – At It Again!

Former ABofC Lord Carey is banging on again about the upcoming legalisation of Marriage Equality. He is stating that the law that would legalise same sex marriage would “set a dangerous precident” and would have “uninteded consequences”. He states it could lead to polygamy. Two points here, 1. No it won’t! In fact the recent […]

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Atheism

Inside Britian’s Creationist Schools – Review

On Sunday 19th May 2013 at 11am I attended one of the regular Sunday lectures at Conway Hall. The speaker was musician and PhD student Jonny Scaramanga who writes the Leaving Fundamentalism blog. Jonny was brought up in a fundamentalist Christian home and went to a school which utilised the Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) system, […]

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Atheism

Discrimination by MP Adam Afriyie?

Atheist constituent apparently ignored by Christian MP.

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Poll – Is It OK For Prime Minister To ‘Do God’ In Public

The Guardian has asked the question, following David Cameron’s Easter reception, where even devout Christian, Tony Blair, wouldn’t do this…did God. He quoted the Book of Luke and spoke of a ‘Christian Fightback and so The Guardian has asked the question: Is it OK for a Prime Minister to ‘Do God’ in public? Now I’m […]