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Now, I wish this were not a terribly large church, or a terribly politically active or important church

The following excerpt is clipped from a post written by a women who successfully walked away from a dominionist cult and now is considered a leading expert. Her articles appear on DKos and She writes under the pseudonym of … Continue reading

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‘Christianity stole my childhood’ – Katy Perry

KATY Perry says she left her strict religious upbringing behind after her evangelical minister parents left her without a childhood. The pop singer is on the cover of the June issue of Vanity Fair magazine, where she revealed the differences … Continue reading

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Osama bin Laden did the world a huge service

Throughout history organized religion has been co-opted by truly warped power mad men who left destruction and horror in their wake. Osama Bin Laden and his crazed Islamic followers were such men. In a way we have him to thank … Continue reading

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Recommended reading

Religionists often remark that they do not see a way to live without religion. Apparently they are unaware that approximately 2 billion people around the world live lives free of religious control. It is not difficult and now a new … Continue reading

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Media coverage of and commentary on Gregory Paul’s research

MEDIA COVERAGE OF AND COMMENTARY ON GSP RESEARCH ANALYSIS – Gregory Paul on Religion Domain-of-Darwin at Deviant Art blog 12/29/09 Are We Better Off Without Religion? Susan Blackmore The Guardian 12/8/09 Who Needs God When We’ve Got Mammon? David Villano … Continue reading

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The Morning After Pill and the Religious Agenda

  We in America have been told a lot of lies about sex, reproduction, and sexual health.  A recent federal district court ruling in Tummino v. Torti has illuminated at least part of the system of corruption and anti-science religious … Continue reading

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The Utilitarian argument is dead

  In a short blog post today, biologist and blogger PZ Myers has made what I think is a genuinely profound observation, and I hope it doesn’t get lost in the shuffle. In the recent controversy involving a nine year old Brazilian … Continue reading

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In Praise of South Africa

Right to life takes precedence over the right to religion February 20 2009 at 06:13AM By Kanina Foss A 12-year-old Jehovah’s Witness girl has received a life-saving blood transfusion that she did not want after a Johannesburg High Court order … Continue reading

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Secular Moslems Call for Islam to secularize

The St. Petersburg Declaration April 5, 2007 We are secular Muslims, and secular persons of Muslim societies. We are believers, doubters, and unbelievers, brought together by a great struggle, not between the West and Islam, but between the free and … Continue reading

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Johann Hari: Despite these riots, I stand by what I wrote – Johann Hari, Commentators – The Independent

Johann Hari: Despite these riots, I stand by what I wrote The answer to the problems of free speech is always more free speech Friday, 13 February 2009 Last week, I wrote an article defending free speech for everyone – … Continue reading

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