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At religious campuses, atheist groups operate underground

At religious campuses, atheist groups operate underground | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

The university rejected their application — and rejected them again in September. Without university approval, the group cannot meet on campus, tap a student activities fund, participate in campus events or use campus media. For now, they meet at a Panera cafe off campus, relying on word-of-mouth to draw members, up to about 15 now. And they are appealing the rejection.

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Catholic Church Threatens Lawsuits: We Sell "Erotica," Not Pornography!

Catholic Church Threatens Lawsuits: We Sell "Erotica," Not Pornography! | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
The Catholic Church is threatening to sue publishers who have accused it of selling pornography, with titles such as “Fuckable,” through its bookseller, Weltbild.
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Hitler was a True Christian™

Hitler was a True Christian™ | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

"If you tuned in to that local debate on Christian radio, you know that one of the points the Christian fool trotted out was the tired old claim that the Nazis were no true Christians — no True Christian™ would ever commit such horrible acts. It’s an annoyingly feeble and unsupportable argument, but it has a lot of life in it, unfortunately."

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Outrage as top Italian history professor blames fall of Rome on rise of homosexuality

Outrage as top Italian history professor blames fall of Rome on rise of homosexuality | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Roberto De Mattei, a devout Roman Catholic, had already raised eyebrows by saying the Japanese tsunami was ‘divine punishment’.
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The Religious Sex Abuse Epidemic

The Religious Sex Abuse Epidemic | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Sexually repressive religions suffer numerous allegations of sexual abuse, which makes sense when you consider the effect that their scripture might have on normal sexual behavior.
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Bishop Indicted; Charge Is Failing to Report Abuse

Bishop Indicted; Charge Is Failing to Report Abuse | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

A bishop in the Roman Catholic Church has been indicted for failure to report suspected child abuse, the first time in the 25-year history of the church’s sex abuse scandals that the leader of an American diocese has been held criminally liable for the behavior of a priest he supervised.

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Occupy The Vatican

Occupy The Vatican | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

We are here to uncover (aside from the massive pedophilia network this particular organization systematically hides and protects) financial fraud, the spread of disease by their global and medieval position on contraception and a myriad of other unnecessary interferences in the affairs of other countries' legislative processes and in the private decisions and lives of human beings the world over. That is our central focus - Occupy The Vatican

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Catholic Church Makes A Fortune In The German Porn Business

Catholic Church Makes A Fortune In The German Porn Business | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

Weltbild, one of Germany’s largest publishing companies, happens to be owned and operated by the Catholic Church. But that has not stopped it from publishing books that many of the faithful find offensive.

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Catholic abbot, 80, wanted in connection with child sex offences, has vanished

Catholic abbot, 80, wanted in connection with child sex offences, has vanished | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

Father Laurence Soper, an ex-London abbot accused of sexually abusing children, is reportedly on the run from police after jumping bail.
Soper, an abbot in Ealing between 1991 and 2000, was arrested last year on suspicion of sexual assault. He is now the subject of an international manhunt after jumping bail earlier this year.

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For Sex Slaves, Catholic Bishops' ‘Help’ is No Help at All

For Sex Slaves, Catholic Bishops' ‘Help’ is No Help at All | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

In the United States, every year an estimated 50,000-75,000 women and children are trafficked into the country and forced into sexual servitude. As startling as that number is, it doesn’t even include the hundreds of thousands already residing within our borders forced into the commercial sex industry.

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Bishops Are Behind the 'Let Women Die' Act and the Push Against Birth Control--Even As They're Under Fire for Sex Abuse Scandals | Belief | AlterNet

Bishops Are Behind the 'Let Women Die' Act and the Push Against Birth Control--Even As They're Under Fire for Sex Abuse Scandals | Belief | AlterNet | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
The first bishop in the US is indicted for child sex-abuse coverup; meanwhile, his colleagues push for laws that will intrude on our sexual freedom.
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Catholics Stole 300K Babies From Mothers

Catholics Stole 300K Babies From Mothers | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
A secret network of priests, nuns, and doctors have stolen up to 300,000 of babies from mothers in Spain and sold them to other parents, a BBC documentary shows. Their scheme: Tell the mother her baby...
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