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Kuwait Cracks Down on "Depraved" Yoga Retreat P-admin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic Kuwait’s conservative right-wing politicians and clerics are crying foul over yoga. Lawmakers and Islamic scholars are bizarrely fixated on the lotus and downward dog, calling it a danger and depravity of women. Other conservatives label it as an attack on Islam. The uproar has prompted the Kuwaiti government to cancel a …

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FFRF to NYC Mayor Adams: Cancel faith-based office & appointees 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 urging New York City Mayor Eric Adams not only to withdraw three judgmental appointees but to cancel plans to create a faith-based office altogether. Adams is facing criticism from the LGBTQ community for planning to …

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Learn how to avoid bad thinking on FFRF Sunday TV show/podcast 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 Watch the teaser here.  The Freedom From Religion Foundation’s “Freethought Matters” television show and YouTube podcast focus this week on the lamentable prevalence of bad thinking — and how we can emerge from it. The guests on the show are both …

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New Zealand Bans Conversion Therapy! P-admin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic New Zealand’s parliament passed a bill that will ban conversion therapy on Tuesday, February 15. Introduced in August 2021, the Conversion Practices Prohibition Legislation Bill passed its third reading with a massive offset of 112 to 8. When enacted, the bill will “prohibit conversion practices that seek to change or suppress …

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Egyptian Journalist Investigated for Questioning Muhammad's Ascension P-admin Atheist Republic

Read More Atheist Republic An Egyptian journalist’s statement sparked outrage among Egypt’s hardline Islamists, accusing the journalist of committing “contempt of Islam.” Ibrahim Issa, an outspoken critic against Muslim groups, claimed on Friday, February 18, that the Prophet Muhammad’s journey to Jerusalem never happened. Issa claimed that scholars have been debating the ascension of the …

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Supreme Court prepares to OK religious discrimination, FFRF warns 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 In a chilling development, the Supreme Court has announced that it will hear a case in which an evangelical woman is asserting a religious exemption to discriminate against a protected class of citizens. The case — involving LGBTQ individuals in Colorado …

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FFRF questions off-kilter S.C. middle school religious program 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 challenging an egregiously unconstitutional Christian program being offered at a middle school in the Charleston County School District. Northwoods Middle School is about to start a program for students that contains Christian lessons and materials. …

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FFRF makes long-overdue progress toward ending National Prayer Breakfast 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 An analysis of this year’s National Prayer Breakfast — a “Christ-centered” private event that Congress and a shadowy group co-organize each February — shows that progress is being made.The National Prayer Breakfast, the brainchild of the nefarious Fellowship Foundation also known …

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FFRF applauds decriminalization of abortion in Colombia 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 cheers the fact that abortion is no longer a crime in the predominantly Catholic country of Colombia – the third most populous in Latin America. On Feb. 21, Colombia’s highest court decriminalized abortion until 24 weeks …

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