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Secular Help for Trafficking Survivors

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I've written in the past about the phenomenon of people who think that their religious beliefs excuse them from doing their job. The correct solution, of course, is to not accept a job whose duties you won't perform; but the religious privilege that pervades society often leads people to expect that their employer should accommodate them, rather than vice versa, and that they should be paid for work they refuse to do.

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Atheist Mom Gets Threats After School Cancels 'Bible Man' Visits

Atheist Mom Gets Threats After School Cancels 'Bible Man' Visits | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
An atheist mother in Tennessee says she's been getting threats on social media after her complaint led to the cancellation of school visits by a preacher nicknamed "Bible Man." Horace Turner, aka "Bible Man," had been visiting...
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9 Famous Women With the Perfect Response on Why They've Ditched Religion

9 Famous Women With the Perfect Response on Why They've Ditched Religion | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Atheism needs a makeover.
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Our Coming Theocratic Hell: The Right’s “Religious Freedom” Push Is Just the Beginning | Alternet

Our Coming Theocratic Hell: The Right’s “Religious Freedom” Push Is Just the Beginning | Alternet | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Religion is far too dangerous to our liberties to be laughed off or mischaracterized as harmless.
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Losing My Religion For Equality

Losing My Religion For Equality | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Women and girls have been discriminated against for too long in a twisted interpretation of the word of God.
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Dad challenging DVLA over right to wear 'religious headgear' in driving licence photo - a colander - Mirror Online

Dad challenging DVLA over right to wear 'religious headgear' in driving licence photo - a colander - Mirror Online | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Ian Harris is a member of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster whose followers are known as Pastafarians and revere the pasta strainer as a religious garment
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Taking Easter Seriously – Revised & Enhanced ~ ExChristian.Net

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Does the religious right and the GOP plan to turn the U.S. into a theocracy? - Orlando liberal | Examiner.com

Does the religious right and the GOP plan to turn the U.S. into a theocracy? - Orlando liberal | Examiner.com | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
The First Amendment. If someone doesn't know much about history, politics or current events, they still probably know about the First Amendment.
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1 in 4 Americans Don't Believe in God; Lack of Trust in Local Churches Cited as a Reason Why Adults Are Leaving the Faith

1 in 4 Americans Don't Believe in God; Lack of Trust in Local Churches Cited as a Reason Why Adults Are Leaving the Faith | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
1 in 4 Americans Don't Believe in God; Lack of Trust in Local Churches Cited as a Reason Why Adults Are Leaving the Faith
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CNN Thinks Atheists Are the Devil - The Daily Beast

CNN Thinks Atheists Are the Devil - The Daily Beast | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
The network aired a program about nonbelievers that wrongly suggested they not only are a unified group, but the most hated one in the country.
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Surprise! Another Christian Terrorist - The Daily Beast

Surprise! Another Christian Terrorist - The Daily Beast | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Did you hear about the man who entered New Orleans’ airport with explosives and a machete? No? Well, you would have if he’d been Muslim.
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Why should atheists have to show respect for religion?

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Why should atheists have to show respect for religion?
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The Angry Athiest: Why Some Believers Perpetuate A False Stereotype Of Skeptics

The Angry Athiest: Why Some Believers Perpetuate A False Stereotype Of Skeptics | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
People believe atheists are angrier than believers, yet when innate feeling was measured, atheists did not reveal more irate feelings than others.
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FAITH: Leaders booted from the Boy Scouts for their atheism now making a huge difference with Camp Quest.

FAITH: Leaders booted from the Boy Scouts for their atheism now making a huge difference with Camp Quest. | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
FAITH: Leaders booted from the Boy Scouts for their atheism now making a huge difference with Camp Quest.
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Bill Maher’s Bigoted Atheism: His Arrogant Shtick Is Just as Ugly as Religious Intolerance | Alternet

Bill Maher’s Bigoted Atheism: His Arrogant Shtick Is Just as Ugly as Religious Intolerance | Alternet | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
As the 'Real Time' host and his ilk prove, you don’t need a religion to be in the business of spreading hate.
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How Christians Think They Can Convert Atheists… According to WikiHow

How Christians Think They Can Convert Atheists… According to WikiHow | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
How Christians Think They Can Convert Atheists… According to WikiHow
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Atheists Aren’t the Problem, Christian Intolerance Is the Problem

Atheists Aren’t the Problem, Christian Intolerance Is the Problem | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Source: Time. That nonbelievers somehow deserve to be discriminated against is a view widely shared, particularly among Christian conservatives who seem to think “religion by the sword” is an oldie but a goodie.
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The Chinese Communist Party cracks down on religion: All party members must be atheist - Asia - World - The Independent

The Chinese Communist Party cracks down on religion: All party members must be atheist - Asia - World - The Independent | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Applicants to the Communist Party of China (CPC) will be rejected in future if they are found to embrace any religion, and existing members forced to denounce their beliefs.
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Madison first in nation to pass ordinance protecting atheists | News - Channel3000.com

Madison first in nation to pass ordinance protecting atheists | News - Channel3000.com | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
As the current common council met for the last time Tuesday, members unanimously voted to make discriminating against atheism, and others who do not believe in God, illegal.
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Teaching human evolution at the University of Kentucky: There are some students I’ll never reach.

Teaching human evolution at the University of Kentucky: There are some students I’ll never reach. | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
This essay is adapted from a piece originally printed in the March/April 2015 issue of Orion. Request a free trial issue of Orion here. To teach evolution at the University of Kentucky is to teach at an institution steeped in the history of defending evolution education. The first effort to pass an anti-evolution law...
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Product recall issued for Bible amid health and safety concerns

Product recall issued for Bible amid health and safety concerns | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
A product recall has been issued for the Bible following concerns that users of the religious instruction manual could be putting themselves and others at risk. (Satire)
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This is the most godless city in America - MarketWatch

This is the most godless city in America - MarketWatch | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
If you don’t believe in God, you might want to move to the Pacific Northwest.
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Have world religions been the cause of violence throughout the ages? | Richard Dawkins Foundation

Have world religions been the cause of violence throughout the ages? | Richard Dawkins Foundation | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Have world religions been the cause of violence throughout the ages? | Richard Dawkins Foundation
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'Duck Dynasty' Star Imagines Vivid Rape And Murder Scenario For Atheist Family

'Duck Dynasty' Star Imagines Vivid Rape And Murder Scenario For Atheist Family | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
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A Free Online Course About Religious Conflicts | Richard Dawkins Foundation

A Free Online Course About Religious Conflicts | Richard Dawkins Foundation
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