Monthly Archives: October 2013

American Legion pulls park funding after atheist official won’t pledge ‘under God’ – Raw Story


Raw Story

American Legion pulls park funding after atheist official won’t pledge ‘under God’
Raw Story
An Illinois American Legion post announced last week that it had decided to withhold financial support for the Morton Grove Park District because an atheist park commissioner refused to pledge allegiance to the United States flag “under God.” At a

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Director Felix Van Groeningen on ‘The Broken Circle Breakdown”s Tale of Love … – BlackBook Magazine

Director Felix Van Groeningen on ‘The Broken Circle Breakdown”s Tale of Love
BlackBook Magazine
Yeah, so he becomes this atheist priest at the end because he’s betrayed by science and sees only the bad things about religion. And Elise is really on the other end, where she needs to believe in something more. He takes her down and that’s what

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Richard Dawkins Perplexed by High Number of Jewish Nobel Prize Winners – Algemeiner

Richard Dawkins Perplexed by High Number of Jewish Nobel Prize Winners
Algemeiner
The usually self-assured biologist, author and atheist Richard Dawkins expressed his bewilderment at the disproportionate amount of Nobel prizes won by Jews in a recent interview with the New Republic, saying he is “intrigued by” the “phenomenally high

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Blinded by the white of Southern Ocean’s majestic icebergs – The Guardian (blog)

Blinded by the white of Southern Ocean’s majestic icebergs
The Guardian (blog)
Herman Melville explores its mythology, its science and its meaning. Melville has his own definition: “In essence whiteness is not so much a colour as the visible absence of colour; and at the same time the concrete of all colours; is it for these

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