Richard Dawkins Hangman

I don’t know what inspired this game, but I can’t say I didn’t play it 13 times in a row.

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What Can Atheists Learn from Religion?

The British magazine New Statesman asked a number of writers (including a couple of notable atheists) what they (and we) could learn from believers. While their answers will make some of you cringe, they really do make a lot of sense — and will appeal to those atheists who are transitioning out of faith but still miss that connection to a church-like community.

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Lucy Kaplansky Sings ‘This Morning I Am Born Again’

Singer Lucy Kaplansky just released a video cover of Woody Guthrie‘s song “This Morning I Am Born Again.” If you’ve never heard the song before, the lyrics are all about how he’s “born again” without any sense of religion:

This morning I was born again and a light shines on my land
I no longer look for heaven in your deathly distant land
I do not want your pearly gates don’t want your streets of gold
This morning I was born again and a light shines on my soul

Beautiful song and a great rendition.

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Support This Group Before Religious Intolerance Makes the Kitten Cry

Secular Panthers is the student atheist group at Georgia State University. They just formed this year and they already have some big plans.

Starting with responding to campus preachers.

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Why the Youth Are Falling Away from Religion

A few weeks ago, Northwestern student Jessica Murphy filmed a segment about young people and religion for one of her classes. The focus was on the rapidly-changing religious demographics and how the church’s stances on many cultural issues are facilitating that shift… and I was one of her subjects. Check it out!

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