Conrad Black Rails Against the “Shabby, Shallow World of the Militant Atheist”

Conrad Black, hardly a paragon of moral virtue, has plenty to say about “militant atheism” and the National Post gave him an outlet for it:



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CNN Publishes a Lengthy, Positive Profile of an Atheist Family

You know, it’s not often you see a positive story about an atheist…

But this long feature by CNN’s Daniel Burke is just a wonderful look at a family of atheists from North Carolina.



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How Meaningful Can a Relationship with God Be If There’s a Threat Involved?

DarkMatter2525 explains how God’s worst idea may have been to use Heaven and Hell as a threat over people in order to inspire “meaningful” relationships with them.

(It may help to watch the first two episodes in this trilogy beforehand, though it’s not necessary.)



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CNN Will Air a Special on Atheists This Tuesday

Since a lot of you may be interested, CNN will be airing a special on atheists Tuesday night: “Atheists: Inside the World of Non-believers.”



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Congressman Introduces Legislation to Prevent “So Help Me God” from Becoming Optional Part of Military Oaths

Until late 2013, if you were a freshman at the U.S. Air Force Academy, you would have concluded your Basic Cadet Training by reciting this Honor Oath:

“We will not lie, steal or cheat, nor tolerate among us anyone who does. Furthermore, I resolve to do my duty and to live honorably, so help me God.”

It’s that last clause that Mikey Weinstein and the Military Religious Freedom Foundation fought to remove for so long and they eventually got their wish:



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