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February 06, 2012
Ask Richard: A Young Atheist Doctor Responding to Religious Patients
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, I am an...
January 30, 2012
Ask Richard: Do I Really Need To Be An Atheist?
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, I have a...
January 23, 2012
Ask Richard: Atheist’s Boyfriend Doesn’t Take Her Views Seriously
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January 16, 2012
Ask Richard: Teen Suicide’s Atheism Concealed by His Parents
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January 09, 2012
Ask Richard: Atheist’s Parents Keep “Magic of Reality” from Younger Brother
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, I’m the only...
January 02, 2012
Ask Richard: Former Minister Grieves the Loss of Her Faith
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, Thank you for...
December 26, 2011
Ask Richard: Atheist Being Included in Religious Discussions at Work
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, I live in...
December 19, 2011
Ask Richard: Should I Help My Parents with the Church Christmas Pageant?
Dear Richard, I was raised Catholic, wandered away in my mid-teens, became emphatically atheist toward...
December 12, 2011
Ask Richard: Atheist Professor Challenges Students to Examine Religious Prejudice
Hi Richard, I teach Introductory Psychology at a local junior college. I would like to...
December 05, 2011
Ask Richard: Call-Out: Quotations Needed For a Gift to an Atheist’s Religious Father
Dear Richard, I have an idea and I need advice. I am 26 and living...
November 28, 2011
Ask Richard: Atheist From Quiverfull Family Considers Coming Out to Parents
I grew up in a family heavily influenced by the Quiverfull movement, which holds that...
November 21, 2011
Ask Richard: Atheist Conflicted About Family’s Prayer at Holiday Meals
Dear Richard, I'm not sure how to start my letter but I suppose a little...
November 14, 2011
Ask Richard: My City Government is Now Running the Christmas Festival
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Hi Richard, I live in...
November 07, 2011
Ask Richard: Helping My Teen Son With His Profound Questions
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. My fourteen-year-old son admitted he...
October 24, 2011
Ask Richard: Anticipating a Religious Funeral for a Gay Secular Humanist
Last week, an old college friend of mine died. He was only 32 years old....
October 17, 2011
Ask Richard: Mother Gets Unwelcome Religious Advice About Her Shy Son
Dear Richard, I recently shared concerns I have with my SIL about how my 10-year...
October 11, 2011
Ask Richard: Teen Troubled by Mother’s Anxiety About His Atheism
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. I recently came out to...
October 03, 2011
Ask Richard: Mom Tells Teen Not to Rally the Atheists
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Hi Richard, I've got a...
September 29, 2011
Ask Richard: I’ve Learned My Friend is a Creationist
over a year ago i moved into a new department at work and became friends...
September 26, 2011
Ask Richard: Update from European Ex-Muslim Feeling Trapped by Family Ties
Note to readers: “Faithful Reader,” who wrote last week’s letter wants to respond to your...
September 19, 2011
Ask Richard: Atheist Muslima in Europe Feels Trapped by Family Ties
Note to readers: I usually don’t publish letters that are this long, but this letter...
September 12, 2011
Ask Richard: Atheist Misses the Comfort and Companionship of Prayer
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Richard, I have not been...
August 29, 2011
Ask Richard: Not-Quite-An-Atheist Seeks to Clarify His Beliefs
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Hi Richard. I just stumbled...
August 15, 2011
Ask Richard: New Teacher Considers Starting Atheist Group in Small Town
Richard, I am a father of two pre-school age children. I have just gotten a...
August 09, 2011
Ask Richard: Atheist Wants to Reconcile With Parents
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, I'm 21, financially...
August 01, 2011
Ask Richard: Young Filipina Atheist Wrestles With Coming Out
This letter is from the Philippines, but it is worthwhile reading for anyone because the...
July 25, 2011
Ask Richard: Fifteen-Year-Old Atheist In Love With a Christian
Hi there, I'm a 15 year old guy, and I've been in a relationship with...
July 18, 2011
Ask Richard: Single Mother’s Parents are Proselytizing Her Kid
Note: This letter is similar to one I published in December of 2010. Both letter...
July 04, 2011
Ask Richard: Atheist Worries She’ll Go Back to Religion
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Hi Richard. I've been an...
July 03, 2011
Happy Blogiversary, Richard!
It's been exactly two years since Richard Wade began offering advice to atheists on this...
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