Day: October 6, 2021

Bring Your Bible to School Day is dubious evangelical gimmick czimmerman@ffrf.org (Casandra Zimmerman) News Release Archives – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Release Archives – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation The evangelical group Focus on the Family is yet again proselytizing public school students across the country by organizing Thursday’s “Bring Your Bible to School Day.” “Bring Your Bible to School Day” claims to be a student-led movement. In reality, …

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A Season of Upheaval Paul Fidalgo Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science

Read More Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science From the Richard Dawkins Foundation Newsletter. Subscribe here. Hello again! If the past couple of years have taught us anything, it’s that disruptions to the normal order of things are, themselves, pretty normal. This newsletter has been on an unplanned hiatus due to a number of those …

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Carolyn Porco on Humanity’s Last Stand Paul Fidalgo Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science

Read More Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science On the latest Skeptical Inquirer Presents online event, planetary scientist Carolyn Porco delivered a passionate argument against the commercial exploitation of space and the crowding of our skies with artificial satellites. As the leader of the imaging science team on the monumental Cassini mission that brought …

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Why Your Uncle (Or Whoever Else) Just Won’t Get Vaccinated Paul Fidalgo Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science

Read More Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science Despite a surge in COVID-19 infections, employer mandates for masks and vaccines, and the pleas of a president to “get the shot,” millions of Americans remain staunchly opposed to vaccination, even though vaccines have been widely available since March. “I am here to tell you that …

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Addressing the Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan Paul Fidalgo Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science

Read More Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science With Secular Rescue, we seek specifically to give assistance to atheists, secularists, and other freethinkers whose lives are threatened for speaking their minds or questioning religion. Meanwhile in Afghanistan, a humanitarian catastrophe imperils untold numbers of everyday people, religious and nonreligious alike, as the Taliban takeover …

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The Struggle Continues: International Blasphemy Rights Day 2021 Paul Fidalgo Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science

Read More Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science To charge someone with blasphemy is to value a person’s life less than an idea. Sometimes the punishment is imprisonment. Sometimes the punishment is death. September 30 was International Blasphemy Rights Day, a day established by the Center for Inquiry in 2009 to reassert our commitment …

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The Irreplaceable Tom Flynn Paul Fidalgo Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science

Read More Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science On August 23, the American freethought movement lost one of its heroes, and everyone at the Center for Inquiry family lost a dear friend and beloved colleague. Tom Flynn—editor of Free Inquiry magazine, director of the Robert Green Ingersoll Birthplace Museum and the Freethought Trail, and …

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Tim Minchin to Receive 2021 Richard Dawkins Award Paul Fidalgo Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science

Read More Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science Tim Minchin has delighted and enlightened audiences around the world with his music and comedy. For two decades, he has used his remarkable talents to not only entertain but to open minds to the wonders of science, open hearts to the power of compassion, and expose …

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FFRF: French report on Catholic abuse of minors is explosive lauryn@ffrf.org (Lauryn Seering) News Release Archives – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Release Archives – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation The Roman Catholic Church has abused more than 300,000 French children since 1950, according to an explosive report that an independent commission has just released. The Freedom From Religion Foundation applauds the work of the investigators and once again urges …

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FFRF objects to discriminatory school board prayer in N.C. school district czimmerman@ffrf.org (Casandra Zimmerman) News Release Archives – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Release Archives – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation The Freedom From Religion Foundation is urging Union County Public Schools to cease starting its board meetings with Christian prayers.  A concerned school district community member has informed FFRF that the Union County Board of Education allows various Christian clergy …

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