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Former Nun’s New Book Tries To Exonerate Religion Of Crimes She Blames On Secular Governments

Former Nun’s New Book Tries To Exonerate Religion Of  Crimes She Blames On Secular Governments

My position, as an admitted atheist, would be to un-fog our lives with fantasy and to look with clear eyes at the facts. Too many humans have already brought us to great grief and will…

Optimism and Innovation Could Be Derailed By Religion, Culture and Racism

Optimism and Innovation Could Be Derailed By Religion, Culture and Racism

Having been involved in the family planning field since 1965, I have observed the resistance first hand in trying to create readily available contraceptive services in many venues, sadly including the USA, where often, for…

Opinion

Patriotic Americans have the right not to believe in any God

Patriotic Americans have the right not to believe in any God

Source: The LA Times Editorial Board. Belief in God is obviously not a legal requirement for U.S. citizenship. For many Americans, one important aspect of citizenship in this broader sense is loyalty to “one nation…

Rick Santorum: Separation Of Church And State A Communist Idea, Not An American One

Rick Santorum: Separation Of Church And State A Communist Idea, Not An American One

Source: Right Wing Watch. In a conference call with members of right-wing pastor E.W. Jackson’s STAND America that was posted online today, former senator Rick Santorum disputed the existence of the separation of church and…

Reproductive Health Here Are The 6 Biggest Myths About Abortion Debunked

Here Are The 6 Biggest Myths About Abortion Debunked

Source: Addicting Info. Abortion will continue to be one of the most polarizing and controversial…

The Great Bluff That Led To A ‘Magical’ Pill And A Sexual Revolution

The Great Bluff That Led To A ‘Magical’ Pill And A Sexual Revolution

Source: NPR. In the 1950s, four people – the founder of the birth control…

Abuse in the Church Child sex abuse within Roman Catholic Church linked to clerical celibacy

Child sex abuse within Roman Catholic Church linked to clerical celibacy

Source: The Independent. Clerical celibacy may have contributed to endemic levels of child abuse within…

Demanding justice for women and children abused by Irish nuns

Demanding justice for women and children abused by Irish nuns

Source: BBC. For decades, Ireland ignored the stories told by the former Magdalene laundry workers.…

Right to Die Vatican Condemns Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard’s Decision To End Her Life

Vatican Condemns Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard’s Decision To End Her Life

A top Vatican official today condemned Brittany Maynard's decision to end her own life rather…

Keep Brittany Maynard’s Legacy Alive and Legalize Physician-Assisted Suicide

Keep Brittany Maynard’s Legacy Alive and Legalize Physician-Assisted Suicide

Source: The Huffington Post. Maynard is the classic example that when we’ve had enough…

Population Stress

Optimism and Innovation Could Be Derailed By Religion, Culture and Racism

Optimism and Innovation Could Be Derailed By Religion, Culture and Racism

Having been involved in the family planning field since 1965, I have observed the resistance first hand in trying to…

Overpopulation: a Threat Caused by Religion

Overpopulation: a Threat Caused by Religion

Source: Racjonalista.pl. When do people in a crowded theater begin to panic? Not until fire breaks out and they see…

America’s imminent overpopulation dilemma

America’s imminent overpopulation dilemma

How would you feel about your children struggling for a life in America with an added 100 million people by…

Christian Right Watch
GOP lawmaker: Americans Should Rely On Jesus For Healthcare

GOP lawmaker: Americans Should Rely On Jesus For Healthcare

Source: Right Wing Watch. Gordon Klingenschmitt is excited about a recent Fox News poll that…

Rick Perry: Inequality Not a Problem Because Bible Predicts Poor People

Rick Perry: Inequality Not a Problem Because Bible Predicts Poor People

Source: Huffington Post. Outgoing Texas Gov. Rick Perry shrugged off wealth inequality, saying the Bible…

Immigration
Race, Religion and Rapacity Likely Will Doom Our Republic

Race, Religion and Rapacity Likely Will Doom Our Republic

Source: Progressives for Immigration Reform. The moderate, middle of the road average US citizen has to…

Islam Watch
Ayaan Hirsi Ali: The Shahada in Sydney Reminds Us That Political Islam Is Deadly

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: The Shahada in Sydney Reminds Us That Political Islam Is Deadly

Source: Time. This latest act of terror will prompt the usual claims that Islam is a…

Freedom of Speech
Geert Wilders Was Right

Geert Wilders Was Right

Source: Gatestone Institute. Geert Wilders: Look how in societies today where Islam is dominant and prominent,…

Belief
Patriotic Americans have the right not to believe in any God

Patriotic Americans have the right not to believe in any God

Source: The LA Times Editorial Board. Belief in God is obviously not a legal requirement for…

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