Monthly Archives: May 2014

Now we know why Dawkins refused to sign that letter from atheists condemning … – Catholic Herald Online (blog)

Now we know why Dawkins refused to sign that letter from atheists condemning
Catholic Herald Online (blog)
On Easter Monday, the Telegraph published a Letter to the Editor from around 50 leading atheists, predictably including such names as Philip Pullman, Peter Tatchell, Polly Toynbee, Anthony Grayling, Evan Harris, and on and on: from my own point of view

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Atheists Lose Latest Battle To Remove ‘In God We Trust’ From U.S. Currency – Huffington Post

Huffington Post
“Tradition is a terrible excuse for any behavior,” said American Atheists spokesman David Muscato. “If we allowed ‘tradition’ to guide our views, what else would we uphold — slavery, denying the vote to women? The simple fact is that ‘In God We Trust
Court Rules Against Atheist Who Sought to Remove ‘In God We Trust’ From US Christian News Network
Federal Appeals Court Rules Against Atheist Michael Newdow Who Sought to Crossmap

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National, local atheist groups to rally in La Vista amid controversy over … – Omaha World-Herald

National, local atheist groups to rally in La Vista amid controversy over
Omaha World-Herald
According to a press release, the Omaha Atheists and national nonprofit American Atheists will hold the rally in response to La Vista Mayor Douglas Kindig’s “disparaging remarks about the role of minorities at a city-sponsored Memorial Day.” The rally
Omaha Atheists Plan Rally Called “Minorities Matter, Mr. Mayor”KMTV
Nebraska Mayor Flips Out at Atheist: ‘Minorities Are Not Going to Run My City’Mediaite

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Atheists Lose Latest Battle To Remove ‘In God We Trust’ From US Currency – Huffington Post

Huffington Post
But it frustrated those who see religion creeping into places where they believe church and state should be separated. The group American Atheists, which was not a party to the suit, said the court’s reasoning — based on historical acceptance of the
Court Rules Against Atheist Who Sought to Remove ‘In God We Trust’ From US Christian News Network
Federal Appeals Court Rules Against Atheist Michael Newdow Who Sought to Crossmap

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