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‘Stealth’ exorcisms needed in the US

‘Stealth’ exorcisms needed in the US

If you plan on exorcising an entire country – something that happened recently in Mexico – don’t go shouting about it before you start attacking demons with crucifixes, holy water and mumbo-jumbo invocations. Why? Because there is usually backlash in the form of scepticism and ridicule, according to Father Gary Thomas, pastor at Sacred Heart […]

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From cradle to coffin, the church owns you

Earlier this year an atheist conference took place in Warsaw. Many visitors from all over the World had a chance to present their personal experiences and discuss problems regarding free speech and the interference of religion in education and medical research. While in Poland, some of the visitors had a chance to personally experience the […]

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When Bob Hutton comes calling

THIS being a quiet Saturday evening, I thought I’d address the problem of the Internet Troll,  best described by the creator of Flayme.com thus: I believe that most trolls are sad people, living their lonely lives vicariously through those they see as strong and successful. Disrupting a stable newsgroup gives the illusion of power, just […]