Europe: The European Union is arguing whether to mention God and more specifically, Christianity in it's constitution. The majority opinion seems to be towards a secular, godless document. Debate over religion’s place in England’s schools has become a major issue in light of a French government bill to ban Islamic headscarves and other religious insignia.
United States: Ten Commandment monuments and placards continue to be removed from public land. It seems many are being removed voluntarily without legal force although many lawsuits are still being waged.
Entertainment: There are two notable atheistic film projects. First, Heart of the Beholder, about protests and attempts to censor the film 'The Last Temptation of Christ. The other, Chapters and Verse, a small independent film involving Atheists, Christians and a gun.
The ABC television show 'Wife Swap' episode featuring the Infidel Guy has been "postponed". More...
ANN: Atheist News Network
Thought unrestrained by authority, tradition, or established belief, especially in matters of religion.
Ethical theory and practice that emphasizes human interests, values, and dignity by way of reason, scientific inquiry, and human fulfillment in the natural world and often rejects the importance of belief in God.
Preoccupation with or emphasis on material objects, comforts, and considerations, with a disinterest in or rejection of spiritual, intellectual, or cultural values.
A philosophy created by Ayn Rand that holds the validity of objective phenomena over subjective experience.
From Latin meaning belonging to reason. In philosophy, it’s a theory that holds that reason alone, unaided by experience, can arrive at basic truth regarding the world.
A skeptical attitude or doubt towards supernatural or unproven claims.
"'There are no atheists in foxholes' isn't an argument against atheism,
it's an argument against foxholes."
-- James Morrow
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