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The Top Ten Atheist News Stories of 2015

The Top Ten Atheist News Stories of 2015

In a year full of news stories in which religion played a role, which ones most affected the atheist community in a unique way? Let the debate begin.

And yes, there have been atheist jokes. | Run For Your Lives Because The God Facebook Page Has Been Unverified - BuzzFeed News

Facebook Unverified The God Facebook Page And No One Knows What Life Is Anymore

ATLANTIC OCEAN (April 7 The Virginia-class attack submarine Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Mississippi (SSN conducts alpha trials in the Atlantic Ocean. Navy photo courtesy of General Dynamics Electric Boat/Released)

Atheists File Lawsuit against Hatipoglu over Insulting Remarks.

29 Haziran 2014 Nihat Hatipoğlu İftar ve Sahur Programı İzle

A judge in New Jersey is yet to decide whether an atheist group can challenge the phrase “under God” in the Pledge of Allegiance.

Judge To Rule If Phrase ‘Under God’ Is Discriminatory Against Atheists - New Jersey Superior Court Judge David Bauman will soon rule as to whether the phrase “under god” in the pledge of allegiance is discriminatory against atheists.

An atheist group recently objected to the principal of an elementary school instructing teachers to take their students to where Gideons were distributing Bibles.

Ontario tribunal bans Bible distribution unless school board also gives out atheist texts -- The ruling stems from a complaint by a Niagara region parent who objected to the availability of Gideon Bibles at his daughter’s school.

Bahrain’s Salafists Ban Atheist from Participating in Cultural Event

The Salafist Society in Bahrain warned that it would take action if an atheist was not banned from participating in a cultural event.

Controversy Erupts Over Egyptian Artist’s Atheist Tattoo

A singer in Egypt upset her fans around the world after a photo emerged of her bare back displaying a tattoo that implies she might be an atheist.

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PENNSYLVANIA IS SO BACKWARD:  Pennsylvania, Article I, Section 4: No person who acknowledges the being of a God and a future state of rewards and punishments shall, on acCount of his religious sentiments, be disqualified to hold any office or place of trust or profit under this Commonwealth.

Which States Ban Atheists from Holding Public Office?

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Friendly Atheist: Thoughts on the Role of Religion in Politics and Media by Hemant Mehta at Barnes & Noble.

Here is a list of ten common arguments made by theists for the existence of God and concise rebuttals to each one.~~tko

Why There Is No God: Quick Responses to 10 Common Theist Arguments

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Bangladesh: Religious Fundamentalists Kill Secular Blogger Avijit Roy

Bangladeshi-American Writer Critical of Islam Hacked to Death at Book Fair

Pakistan Court Calls Murder Investigation of “Blasphemy Couple” Biased

Pakistan’s Supreme Court dismissed the murder investigation of a Christian couple in the Punjab Province, calling it biased and unsatisfactory.