• “Grouchy, misanthropic, heathen atheists”

    To those who claim atheists have never been subjected to discrimination, I say: honestly, do you think a network could insult 5% of the population like that and get away with it, if the target were anyone other than atheists?
    War on Christmas is fictional, but hatred against atheists is real.

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    Article by: No Such Thing As Blasphemy

    I was raised in the Islamic world. By accident of history, the plague that is entanglement of religion and government affects most Muslim majority nations a lot worse the many Christian majority (or post-Christian majority) nations. Hence, I am quite familiar with this plague. I started doubting the faith I was raised in during my teen years. After becoming familiar with the works of enlightenment philosophers, I identified myself as a deist. But it was not until a long time later, after I learned about evolutionary science, that I came to identify myself as an atheist. And only then, I came to know the religious right in the US. No need to say, that made me much more passionate about what I believe in and what I stand for. Read more...