The Struggles of Being a Black Atheist

In an article for the Daily Beast, Brandon Withrow takes a look at the unique challenges faced by African-American atheists:

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A Swedish Ex-Mormon Just Published a Comic Book About Leaving the LDS Church

Cajsa Nordlund, an artist from Sweden, became a Mormon when she got married to one at a young age. But by age 27, she had resigned from the Church and left her husband. It was a relief in many ways.

She just published a comic book called Becoming an Ex-Mormon all about her journey out of the LDS Church, hoping that it inspires Mormons to join her on the other side.

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Teresa MacBain’s Return to God is Distressing to Many Closeted Pastors

Usually, when someone either stops believing in God or suddenly finds God, it’s a personal decision that doesn’t affect scores of other people.

But when you’re Teresa MacBain, the former pastor who publicly announced her atheism in 2012 but recently (and quietly) said she was a believer again, the ripples can be fairly large.

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A Church Leader Responds With Kindness After Former Pastor Announces His Atheism

Earlier this month, Carter Warden finally came out of the closet as an atheist after a long career as a Christian pastor. But what did his former church have to say about his deconversion?

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A Pastor Who Hid His Identity As an Atheist for Several Years Has Finally Come Out of the Closet

Earlier this month, at the Freedom From Religion Foundation’s annual convention, “Adam Mann,” a pastor who hid his atheist identity for several years, finally came out of the closet as Carter Warden, a now-former pastor.

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