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Atheist battles religion in ‘Fighting God’


“Fighting God: An Atheist Manifesto for a Religious World” is the new anti-religion book by American Atheists President David Silverman.

Young Brits reject religion, approve of atheist politicians

In marked contrast to the U.S., public figures who disavow belief in God tend to win approval from a growing number of British people.

In Egypt, atheists considered ‘dangerous development’


They’ve been targeted at cafes, harassed on the streets and fired as part of a broader backlash by society and the state against atheism and blasphemy.

Atheists launch anti-Christmas billboards

But the billboards posted by the American Atheists group prompt a local church to purchase a pro-Christmas ad of their own.

Atheists: Sit down for Pledge of Allegiance

The American Humanist Association is asking Americans to refrain from standing and reciting the pledge until Congress removes the phrase “under God.”

County commissioners: Atheists may not pray

County commissioners in Florida are testing a Supreme Court decision by banning atheists from delivering an invocation before local public meetings.

The Bibles are back: Navy scuttles removal plan


The Freedom From Religion Foundation prompted the original order to remove the Bibles, but public outcry leads the Navy to reverse course.

Atheists lose fight over ‘In God We Trust’


Court after court affirms that printing and engraving the country’s motto on its money does not violate the U.S. Constitution.

Atheist TV: Coming soon to a television near you

The first television channel dedicated to atheism is expected to be launched in July.

Did your absentee father make you an atheist?

A once-popular book that links atheism with shoddy fathering is getting a second life with a new publisher.

Massachusetts court weighs challenge to Pledge of Allegiance

Massachusetts’ Supreme Court examines the nature of the Pledge of Allegiance as justices hear a challenge from atheists who want the pledge banned in schools.