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Et Tu Charlie? Do French Homophobes Get Free Speech Protection? Nope.

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After the controversial magazine Charlie Hebdo was targeted by Muslim terrorists, all of France (and most of the world) got together to champion free speech, even of the most inflammatory, controversial variety. Following such an outpouring, France has made a

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MIT Climate Scientist Calls Global Warming Crowd a Cult

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Merriam-Webster defines a cult as “a small religious group that is not part of a larger and more accepted religion and that has beliefs regarded by many people as extreme or dangerous.” Man-made global warming fits the bill as a

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Michigan Public School Board Allows Muslims to Pray

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The Michigan Public School Board gives Muslim students special privileges not allowed to Christians. “Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is freedom.” – Marilyn Ferguson We—as a society—hate being negatively labeled. We hate it because

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Merry Christians: Religious People Are Happier?

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A new study (that recapitulates a 2004 study of the same kind) indicates again that religious people, especially those who regularly attend religious services, are twice as likely to consider themselves “very happy” as those who do not: The correlation

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School District Sued for Shutting Down Student-led Prayer Group

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The last time I was in contact with the Christian Law Association, they told me that it was perfectly legal for students to initiate conversations dealing with religion and to pray at school. Teachers are not allowed to initiate prayer

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‘I Stand Sunday’ Rally in Houston to Support Pastors Persecuted by Lesbian Mayor

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Let me quickly summarize what has been taking place in Houston with their liberal Christian hating lesbian mayor, Annise Parker. Earlier this year, Parker, along with the help of a sexually confused councilman who thinks he’s a woman, forced through

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Houston Sermon Subpoena a Warning to 501(c)3 Churches

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After the outrage bomb went off over what many considered an illegal subpoena of sermons from five Houston pastors, the city has apparently backed off. Which means it has merely narrowed the scope of its subpoena: The city had asked

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Richard Dawkins Wants to End Down’s Syndrome – by Killing Babies

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Wow. Richard Dawkins has had a way recently of expressing his evolutionary ethics in pretty much the most tactless way possible. A few weeks ago, he was in hot water for his defense of “mild” pedophilia. Now, he’s in the

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Liberals Ignore Religion Teach Tolerance Instead

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A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows that liberals think teaching tolerance to children is far more important than instilling religious faith, whereas conservatives think the exact opposite. Pew points to increasing political polarization as a reason for major divergence

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John Kerry: We Must Fight Global Warming, Because the Bible Tells Us To

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Where is the Freedom From Religion Foundation when you need them? How dare John Kerry, the United States Secretary of State, insert his religious beliefs while on duty as a public official? And not only did he mix his religion

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Atheists Outraged by “Church Bulletin Discount” Offered by Christian Business Owner

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Remember that restaurant that offered a “prayer discount?” The owner got pestered by the Freedom from Religion Foundation, and she eventually discontinued it. She didn’t want to have to deal with a lawsuit. Well, here’s a business that offered a

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