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#FreeRaif: Saudis Attack Freedom of Religion

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Thank god it’s Friday, right? And by “god” I mean “Allah” and by “thank” I mean “fuck” because starting in January …

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ReligionSkepticism

Most Republicans Want a Christian Theocracy and Other Lessons From Reading Polling Data

This week a Public Policy Polling (PPP) poll showing that 57% of republicans in the US want to institute Christianity as a national religion has been making the rounds on social …

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American Atheists’ Outreach at CPAC: Who’s Afraid of the Big, Bad Conservatives? I Am.

[3/2/15 Correction: The article originally stated that American Atheists president Dave Silverman is a registered Republican. Dave informed me of the error today and said he is “a registered Independent who always …

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Global Quickies: Men Showing Support in Skirts, IS Destroys Art, and Terrible Football Chants.

IRAQ Islamic State militants ransacked Mosul’s central museum, destroying priceless artifacts that are thousands of years old. Mosul’s central library has also been attacked by Isis and 100,000 books and …

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Religion

Internet Witches are Coming for our Unborn Children!

To support more videos like this, go to patreon.com/rebecca! Sort-of transcript: Do you post photos on social media? Have you or a friend ever posted photos of your growing fetus …

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Cross-Post: Parking Space Atheists

This post originally appeared on Mad Art Lab, Skepchick’s fantastic sister site that deals with the intersection of art & science!  Nearly two weeks ago, atheist Craig Hicks shot and …

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Global Quickies: Strip Searches, Racists in the Subway, and Giant Salamanders

TANZANIA “ The abduction of an albino child in Tanzania sparked calls on Tuesday for greater action to enforce a newly-imposed ban on witch doctors to stop the killing of …

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Global Quickies: Taekwondo for Equality, Laughing at Sexists, and Jailing Opposition for Sodomy

UK (from Dan) “Just when we didn’t think she could get any more amazing, Queen Elizabeth II called gay marriage in England “wonderful.”” NORTH KOREA (from Ray) The recent history …

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