Day: July 15, 2021

Ex-Muslims of North America Call on Facebook to Reverse New Policy, Says Community Standard Harms Marginalized Groups editor Ex-Muslims of North America

Read More Ex-Muslims of North America CONTACT:  Conor Casey (860)-899-6920 conorcasey@exmuslims.org Washington, DC — 06/15/2021 On July 6, Facebook’s Director of Content Policy Stakeholder Engagement, Peter Stern, wrote to Ex-Muslims of North America (EXMNA) Director Sarah Haider outlining the platform’s new policy banning “attacks” against religious institutions. The email came on the heels of EXMNA …

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How a Humanist Won a Red State, Deep Diving Into Supreme Court Rulings, and More at AHACON21!,Peter Bjork,TheHumanist.com

The 80th Anniversary Conference is a little over a week away, on Saturday July 24th, and Sunday, July 25th. The virtual Conference will feature two days of innovative humanist speakers from around the country—right in your own home. Whether you’re new to humanism or a longtime AHA member or humanist activist, this virtual conference will …

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FFRF’s tenacity persuades Ga. school district to stop religious messages lauryn@ffrf.org (Lauryn Seering) News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation A Georgia school district is rectifying a number of constitutional breaches, thanks to the Freedom From Religion Foundation’s persistence. A concerned local resident informed the state/church watchdog that Graysville Elementary School gave students backpacks containing bibles and other religious materials. Children …

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The Washington Post reprints Religion News Service story about GOP candidate 1LT not-a-chaplain Alex Stovall’s big lie: “Arizona candidate’s claim that he’s a military chaplain draws investigation” MRFF Admin Military Religious Freedom Foundation

Read More Military Religious Freedom Foundation Quote by MRFF Founder and President Mikey Weinstein in article (emphasis added):“Even a single inaccurate reference can have an impact on good order, morale, and unit cohesion which moves at warp speed and can have national security implications[.] He is presenting himself in a way which is totally inaccurate and to …

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Editor's Note Hadmin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic Our staff has discovered that some news summaries on our website have used phrases from specific articles without properly giving credit. We are working to correct this as fast as our resources allow. We are posting this for the sake of transparency and not sweeping our mistakes under the rug.

UK’s Methodist Church Allows Same-Sex Marriage & Bans Conversion Therapy Hadmin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic In a sweeping 254 to 46 vote, the Methodist Church, the second-largest Christian church in the United Kingdom, has voted to allow same-sex marriage, defining marriage as “between two people.” The church also voted to ban “all and any form of conversion therapy in the same conference.” The conference was held …

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The Secular Coalition for America Joins Member Organization in Calling on Facebook to Reverse New Policy Andrew McCarty Secular Coalition for America

Read More Secular Coalition for America FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Secular Coalition for America Joins Member Organization in Calling on Facebook to Reverse New Policy WASHINGTON, D.C. – On July 6, Facebook’s Director of Content Policy Stakeholder Engagement, Peter Stern, wrote to Sarah Haider, Director of Ex-Muslims of North America (EXMNA), a member organization of …

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Pulau Tekong: An island of ghosts, and the military men who train there,Ishan Singh,The Skeptic

Coming of age – a phrase that’s sure to elicit memories. For some, the freedom of university, for others the thrill of owning their first car. Although, if you were ever teenage, male, and Singaporean, you might instead be reminded of that time you were ferried off for mandatory military training on a haunted island. …

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Pentagon Responds to MRFF’s Letter to Sec. of Defense; Confirms 1LT Alex Stovall is a Liar MRFF Admin Military Religious Freedom Foundation

Read More Military Religious Freedom Foundation Army Reserve officer and GOP congressional candidate1LT Alex Stovall has been under investigation for over a month for multiple violations of DoD regulations on political activities. This Trump sycophant, who denies that Joe Biden is president, has been telling his own “big lie” throughout his political campaign – CLAIMING TO BE …

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