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Christian Teacher Won’t Use Transgender Name, Sues School and Lost Hadmin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic John Kluge, a former orchestra teacher in Brownsburg Community School from 2014 to 2018, sued the school over the transgender name policy. According to Kluge, he was “forced to resign,” citing the steep differences in the school’s policy and his religious beliefs. The Brownsburg Board of School Trustees accepted Kluge’s resignation …

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FFRF cheers advance of Hyde Amendment-free spending bill 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 The Freedom From Religion Foundation is cheering the advance of a House spending bill that does not contain an extremely problematic amendment. President Biden released a $6 trillion federal budget plan in May that omitted the Hyde Amendment — the first …

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Anti-vaccine crusade prolongs our pandemic plight 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 The disinformation campaign against Covid-19 vaccination campaigns is increasing, even though only roughly half the nation is fully vaccinated against the surging delta variant. This campaign, egged on by Fox News and many Christian nationalist-oriented elected officials, is so pronounced that …

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Atheist Republic News Summary: Texas Judge Rules in Favor of Sharia Divorce Hadmin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic Texas Judge Rules Sharia Divorce Proceeding Must Be Observedhttps://www.atheistrepublic.com/news/texas-judge-rules-sharia-divorce-pr… Location: Texas Justice Andrea Thompson, a County District Judge in Texas, ruled in March 2021 that in order for Mariam Ayad to divorce her husband, it must be arbitrated by a Fiqh panel. Mariam Ayad filed for divorce in January 2021. In …

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EU’s Top Court Bans Wearing the Hijab at Work?! It’s not that simple. Hadmin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic According to the EU’s top court ruling, companies in the European Union (EU) may now mandate that Muslim employees refrain from wearing a headscarf. Companies may only ban employees from wearing Islamic head coverings if required to project an image of neutrality to customers, the court said on Thursday. The hijab, …

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Minnesota Bans Conversion Therapy for Minors, Angers Christian Group Hadmin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic On July 15, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz (US) signed an executive order that effectively bans the practice of conversion therapy to minors. A win for the LGBTQIA+ community in the state, and yet a divisive move in the politically mixed state. Many on the religious right-wing have expressed their outrage on …

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Catholic Diocese Files for Bankruptcy While Facing Sexual Abuse Lawsuits Hadmin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic On July 15, Rev. Michael Cote, the bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Norwich, announced that the diocese filed for a Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The announcement was made amidst the string of lawsuits related to alleged sexual abuse at the Academy at Mount Saint John School. Located in Deep River, …

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Hindu-Nationalist Gangs Target & Segregate Interfaith Friend Groups Hadmin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic For the past six months, the number of harassment and violent attacks against groups traveling with non-Hindus has increased significantly in the Karnataka State in Southwest India. The perpetrators, all males, strongly subscribe to the Hindutva ideology, a Hindu nationalism ideology that seeks to create a Hindu India. Since January 2021, …

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FFRF: Tennessee’s anti-science attacks persist 96 years after Scopes trial 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 What would Clarence Darrow say? This week marks the fourth anniversary of the dedication of Zenos Frudakis’ bronze statue memorializing Darrow, which the Freedom From Religion Foundation gifted to the Rhea County Courthouse in Dayton, Tenn., site of the famous Scopes …

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