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Cross-Post: Star Trek and Humanism – The Novels Part One

Editor’s Note: This cross-post originally appeared at Grounded Parents and is written by Lou Doench. ***** At last month’s panel on The Humanism of Star Trek at the Chi-Fi convention, moderated …

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Global Quickies: Not Just a Number, Red River Women, and Coding in the Slum

KENYA #147notjustanumber: “An open-source social media campaign has begun commemorating those who died in the al-Shabaab terror assault, tweet by tweet” GHANA Girls in a slum in the Ghanaian capital …

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The Friendly Atheist Endorses a Hate Forum

Hemant Mehta, aka The Friendly Atheist, has written a post characterizing “The Slymepit” as “online forum that frequently criticizes and mocks (PZ MYERS) and is populated by people he deems …

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Neil deGrasse Tyson is Wrong about Scientology and Cults

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! I know I just talked about an HBO documentary I loved, but there’s already another one that I have to mention: Going Clear, …

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New Video! Indiana’s Religious Freedom Bill & the Horror of Sin Cakes

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Indiana has passed a “religious freedom” bill that will allow businesses to discriminate against customers if they say it’s their deeply …

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Global Quickies: Attacks on Innocent Women, Giving Mom’s Their Names Back, Unchecked Privilege, and Elves

AFGHANISTAN The woman who was brutally killed by a mob last week after being falsely accused of burning pages of the Koran is said to have been arguing with a …

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American Atheists President Dave Silverman: Humanists and Skeptics Are “Lying”

This evening, CNN aired an hour-long documentary entitled, “Atheists: Inside the World of Non-Believers.” Heavy on names like Dave Silverman and Richard Dawkins, but light on diversity, the documentary largely seemed to …

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Global Quickies: Whooping Cough, Breastfeeding, and Don Quixote

AUSTRALIA A 4-week-old baby died of whooping cough. The family hopes this will raise awareness on the importance of getting vaccinated. CANADA The TV show Marketplace gets a fake natural …

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