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September 20, 2021

By James A. Haught Many atheists also are progressive “social justice warriors” striving to make life better and more equal for everyone. They include Daylight Atheism contributor James Haught. Here’s a chapter from his 2016 book, Hurrah for Liberals. Free speech and free press mean the same thing: the right to voice any beliefs or ideas, even unpopular ones — orally or on paper — without fear of being punished for it. Sometimes it’s called freedom of expression. Through history,… Read more

September 18, 2021

Why private prisons are a moral stain on society. Read more

September 15, 2021

Answering some of the most common falsehoods, half-truths and conspiracies about COVID that run rampant on social media. Read more

September 13, 2021

By James A. Haught Many atheists also are progressive “social justice warriors” striving to make life better and more equal for everyone. They include Daylight Atheism contributor James Haught. Here’s a chapter from his 2016 book, Hurrah for Liberals. The values that later grew into liberalism began stirring in the epoch now known as the Enlightenment, which started more than three centuries ago, chiefly in England and France. It was an era when kings still ruled brutally by “divine right,”… Read more

September 10, 2021

Rae and her allies embark on a dangerous rescue mission. Read more

September 8, 2021

Roe v. Wade, although it hasn’t explicitly been overruled, is no longer binding. Read more

September 6, 2021

By James A. Haught September 11 is approaching – the 20th anniversary of the most startling event in the lifetime of most adults. The notorious Muslim suicide terror attack of September 11, 2001, killed nearly 3,000 Americans and horrified the world. Nineteen young male fanatics, armed only with boxcutters, hijacked four airliners and flew them like projectiles into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. This date should be marked to warn of the terrible harm that can be inflicted… Read more

September 3, 2021

Zoe’s rivalry with a fellow prisoner explodes into violence. Read more

August 31, 2021

Conservative cultists reject the proven vaccine for COVID in favor of guzzling deworming drugs for livestock. Read more

August 30, 2021

By James A. Haught Many atheists also are progressive “social justice warriors” striving to make life better and more equal for everyone. They include Daylight Atheism contributor James Haught. Here’s a chapter from his 2016 book, Hurrah for Liberals. The terrible Great Depression of the 1930s wasn’t America’s only economic crash. Various lesser ones happened through the 1800s, almost in a twenty-year cycle, inflicting poverty and suffering on working-class families. Especially severe was a collapse in the 1890s. Thousands of… Read more




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