Muslim Student Wonders if His Faith Can Get Him Out of Paying Interest on His Loans

Student loans suck. We know that. And they suck in large part because the interest keeps accruing.

If only God could help you out…

That’s the question “Amir” sent to Steve Rhode, Huffington Post‘s “Get Out of Debt Guy.”

Amir took out $32,000 in loans… but he owes $64,000 due to deferment and interest.

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Another Compilation of Richard Dawkins’ Best Arguments and Comebacks

Here’s another compilation of Richard Dawkins‘ best arguments and comebacks.



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Black Skeptics LA Sponsors “First in the Family” Scholarships with Help of $10,000 Grant from Atheist Group

Once again, the group Black Skeptics Los Angeles is giving out “First in the Family” scholarships. And to help them out, the Freedom From Religion Foundation is giving the group a $10,000 grant to expand the program:



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It’s Openly Secular Day Tomorrow!

The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, discusses Openly Secular Day.



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Colorado School Will End Support of Evangelical Charity, According to Settlement

Last June, the American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center sent a letter to the Douglas County School District in Colorado detailing extensive evidence that officials at Highlands Ranch High School and Cougar Run Elementary School, in their capacities as district employees, were promoting Christianity and raising money for a Fellowship of Christian Athletes’ mission trip.

The FCA made it clear why they were going to Guatemala: “… our group’s primary goal is to share the love and hope of Jesus.” Which is fine. They’re allowed to do that. But make no mistake: This trip, by their own admission, was about proselytizing, first and foremost.

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