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Director of Strategy and Policy for the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Science and Reason

¬†Sean Faircloth served five terms in the Maine Legislature. Faircloth served on the Judiciary and Appropriations Committees. In his last term Faircloth was elected Majority Whip by his colleagues. An accomplished legislator, Faircloth successfully spearheaded over thirty laws, including the … Continue reading

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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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Image via Wikipedia They both feed on emotional appeals and they both employ propaganda that distorts history,¬† and plays up to the native fears and prejudice of the uneducated. They both distort reality with deliberate lies. Christian nationalism in the … Continue reading

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The Rise of Idiot America

George W. Bush via last.fm The following excerpt is lifted from the first chapter of the book, “Idiot America: How Stupidity Became a Virtue in the Land of the Free”, by Charles Pierce. The rise of Idiot America, though, is … Continue reading

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The USA Should Institute International Standards on Child Rights

James G. Dwyer, The Relationship Rights of Children. Cambridge University Press, 2006, $ 55.00 hardcover. The United States and Somalia stand as the only two nations in the world that refuse to sign the United Nations Convention on the Rights … Continue reading

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