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IRS agrees to monitor churches for electioneering

Posted by Mr DoctorE on July 23, 2014

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The Internal Revenue Service said it will monitor churches and other houses of worship for electioneering in a settlement reached with an atheist group.

The settlement was reached Friday (July 18) in federal court in Madison, Wis., where the initial lawsuit was filed in 2012 by the Freedom from Religion Foundation, a Wisconsin-based atheist advocacy group that claims 20,000 members nationwide.

The suit alleged the IRS routinely ignored complaints by the FFRF and others about churches promoting political candidates, issues or proposed legislation. As part of their tax-exempt status, churches and other religious groups are prohibited from engaging in partisan political activity.
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Nigeria atheist Bala ‘deemed mentally ill in Kano state’

Posted by Mr DoctorE on June 25, 2014

The lunatics have taken over the asylum.

A Nigerian man has been sent to a mental institute in Kano state after he declared that he did not believe in God, according to a humanist charity.

Mubarak Bala, 29, is said to have been forcibly medicated by his Muslim relatives, despite being given a clean bill of health by a doctor.

The International Humanist and Ethical Union say a Lagos-based group has asked a lawyer to take up his case.

Kano is a mainly Muslim state and adopted Sharia (Islamic law) in 2000.

The IHEU says that when Mr Bala told relatives he did not believe in God, they asked a doctor if he was mentally ill.

Despite being told that he was not unwell, Mr Bala’s family then went to a second doctor, who declared that his atheism was a side-effect of suffering a personality change, the group says
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Ricky Gervais talks Religion

Posted by Mr DoctorE on June 6, 2014

Ricky Gervais talks about religion and being an atheist.

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The Refining Reason Debate: Matt Dillahunty VS Sye Ten Bruggencate

Posted by Mr DoctorE on June 3, 2014

On May 31, 2014 at the Marriot East’s Grand Ballroom in Memphis, TN, atheist Matt Dillahunty and presuppositional apologist Sye Ten Bruggencate took the stage before a live audience for a formal debate, which was moderated by David Smalley of Dogma Debate.

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Best of Hitchslap

Posted by Mr DoctorE on May 20, 2014

Part One

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David Silverman & The New Atheist TV

Posted by Mr DoctorE on May 9, 2014

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Bart Ehrman openly Agnostic, Humanist, and Atheist

Posted by Mr DoctorE on May 8, 2014

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First Amendment Lawsuit After ’8theist’ Vanity Plate Denied

Posted by Mr DoctorE on April 22, 2014

A Cumberland County woman argues that the state Motor Vehicle Commission’s alleged denial of issuing an “8THEIST” license plate violated her First Amendment rights, according to a lawsuit filed on Thursday.

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Michigan Mayor Bans Atheist City Hall Display to Not Upset Christian “Prayer Station”

Posted by Mr DoctorE on April 18, 2014

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Clemson’s Christian Coach Challenged!

Posted by Mr DoctorE on April 18, 2014

“Hannity”, Fox news, 4-17-2014,
Kirsten Powers, Fox news Political Analyst, and
Nick Fish, Development Director of American Atheists

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