Atheism

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Name: Atheism
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 51 mins ago - 3 reports

Dawkins: ‘Immoral’ not to abort Down’s syndrome child

Leading atheist Richard Dawkins has been widely criticised for claiming that it is “immoral” not to abort Down’s syndrome babies, during a debate on Twitter.In response to a tweet which asked whether close to 1,000 Down’s syndrome abortions in England ... [Published Christian Institute - 1 hour ago]
First reported 57 mins ago - Updated 57 mins ago - 1 reports

The Moral Mixups of an Angry Atheist

|11:13 amGiving further ammunition to those who say that atheists cannot fully value all human life, Richard Dawkins has now stated that it would be "immoral" not to abort a baby with Down syndrome. Are you surprised?It was just last week that Dawkins ... [Published Christian Post - 57 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

S.E. Cupp isn’t a ‘joiner’ — is that true for other atheists?

I’ve got a new piece up at CNN , responding to a recent video from CNN “Crossfire” host S.E. Cupp:Conservative atheist and television pundit S.E. Cupp has come out swinging against progressive atheists.In a clip for CNN’s “Crossfire,” she argues that ... [Published Religion News Service - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Doughy Dispute: Atheist Group Threatens Lawsuit Over Church Discount

For the owner of Bailey's Pizza in the small town of Searcy, Arkansas, keeping the Scripture and the sausage separate is something he believes he... ... [Published Townhall's Featured Blog - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Atheism, Discount, Lawsuit
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Atheist politicians may run the UK, but they remain closeted in the US

LONDON (RNS) During a visit here four years ago, Maggie Ardiente of the American Humanist Association bragged to her British counterparts about the one atheist in the U.S. Congress, Rep. Pete Stark of California.Left to right, Julie Pernet, Kerry McCarthy, ... [Published Religion News Service - 1 hour ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 3 reports

Atheist Dawkins slammed for Down's Syndrome tweet

(Agence France-Presse) Scientist Richard Dawkins apologized on Thursday for causing a “feeding frenzy” on Twitter after he said it would be immoral not to abort a fetus with Down’s Syndrome.Dawkins, who has been at the centre of a series of controversies ... [Published WorldNetDaily - 11 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 3 reports

Atheists may not pray, Brevard (Fla.) county commissioners say

(RNS) A group of county commissioners in Florida is testing a recent Supreme Court decision by banning atheists from delivering an invocation before local public meetings.Five members of the Brevard County Board of Commissioners[1] voted unanimously Wednesday ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 16 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 2 reports

TODD STARNES Atheist group fired up over pizza parlor's discount

Courtesy Bailey's PizzaSteven Rose loves Jesus and pepperoni pizza.But when the Searcy, Arkansas restaurateur decided to mix church and cheese it gave a group of out-of-town atheists a bad case of indigestion.The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) ... [Published Bayou Buzz - 21 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 12 reports

Richard Dawkins' Down Syndrome Bigotry

What is it with scientists who become crusading atheists?First, James Watson came out as an anti-Semite  and a eugenicist . Now Richard Dawkins has let out his own inner bigot by claiming that women have an ethical duty to abort Down babies. From the ... [Published National Review - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Billy Graham: Help friends discover the joy Christ promises to all who follow Him

QUESTION: I’d like you to explain something to me. The kindest, most understanding person in my exercise class says she doesn’t believe in God, while the one with the nastiest personality claims to be a devout Christian. How can this be? — Mrs. B.H.ANSWER: ... [Published TheDailyNews - Aug 21 2014]
Entities: Billy Graham, Atheism
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

A Test of Faith

Beijing boasts four Catholic churches known simply by the four points on the compass. They are overseen by the Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association, the government-mandated entity that tries to bridge the gap between a faith normally guided from the ... [Published TIME.com - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Florida county unanimously bans atheists from delivering invocations at public meetings

By Scott KaufmanWednesday, August 20, 2014 8:39 EDTThe county commission in Brevard County, Florida, voted unanimously on Wednesday to prohibit atheists from offering invocations at public meetings, Hemant Mehta reports .The commissioners voted to send ... [Published Raw Story - Aug 20 2014]

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He first noted that, "It's very important that we should not demonize ordinary, law-abiding, very decent Muslims, which of course is the vast majority in this country" (speaking of the UK)
...to a Twitter user who said she would be faced with a real dilemma if she became pregnant and found out her baby would be born with Down’s syndrome. "It would be immoral to bring it into the world if you have the choice."
"If you were really honest and wanted to marry that woman, and you were able to hide and watch her in secret, and see the things that she wouldn't usually let you see before marrying her, then it is acceptable as long as your intentions are pure" Qusi said in an online video translated by the al-Arabiya news network
..."pretty eccentric", assembled a media scrum to announce he would leave his refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London "soon", "maybe one day" and "positively, absolutely at some undetermined point in the future, I reckon" . Cunningly disguised as an albino high-school geography teacher, Assange (celebrity scent: "(Self) Obsession") vowed to evade arrest and extradition...

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Atheist Dawkins slammed for Down's Syndrome tweet [Published WorldNetDaily - 11 hours ago]
Richard Dawkins: 'Immoral' not to abort Down's ... [Published Canadian Content - 12 hours ago]
Aborting Down's syndrome babies [Published Sarnia Observer - 12 hours ago]
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Doughy Dispute: Atheist Group Threatens Lawsuit... [Published Townhall's Featured Blog - 1 hour ago]
For the owner of Bailey's Pizza in the small town of Searcy, Arkansas, keeping the Scripture and the sausage separate is something he believes he... ...
Athiest Group Really Upset By Pizza Parlor’s Ch... [Published Right Wing News blog - 3 hours ago]
The owner of the pizza parlor wonders if they don’t have something better to do, like spending lawsuit money on the homeless. Here’s Todd StarnesSteven Rose loves Jesus and pepperoni pizza.But when the Searcy, Arkansas restaurateur decided to mix church ...
Chris Selley: Richard Dawkins and the Down synd... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 4 hours ago]
Richard Dawkins caused another of his patented Twitter fracases this week, when he suggested to a correspondent that it’s “immoral” to bring a child with Down syndrome “into the world if you have the choice.” “Abort it and try again,” was his advice. ...
Comedian Bill Maher Calls Islam on Violence in ... [Published EnduringSense - 17 hours ago]
Comedian Bill Maher is an unapologetic Leftist and atheist.  He now has one thing in common with Pope Francis; both have called Islam on the violence emanating from too many followers of that religion.  Maher’s recent tweet follows: Filed under: ...
The Virtues of Libertines [Published Hit & Run - 20 hours ago]
<p><img alt="" height="350" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/_external/2014_08/-miniwarkwikimedia.jpg?h=350&w=250" title="|||Miniwark/Wikimedia" width="250" style="float: right;"/&gt; Cato's Jason Kuznicki offers a valuable contribution to ...
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