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US mayor equates atheists with Nazis

US mayor equates atheists with Nazis

Oh, and the Ku Klux Klan THE  American Civil Liberties Union in Michigan and two other groups have filed a federal lawsuit seeking an injunction against a Michigan city’s ban on an atheist booth in a municipal building. The groups said the Detroit suburb of Warren lets a church group run a “prayer station,” distribute […]

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Why circumcision should be abhorred

Why circumcision should be abhorred

A couple from the US state of Georgia was recently arrested for tattooing six of their seven children with crosses. The mother bemusedly commented: I’m their mother. Shouldn’t I be able to decide if they get one? No, madam, you shouldn’t. Children are not possessions; parents do not own them. They are human beings with […]

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Sunday morning reflection: Paul

Sunday morning reflection: Paul

IS it right, or fair, dear reader, to lampoon a sizeable chunk of the population – in the United States in particular – who hold fast to the belief that the Earth is just 4,000 years old and that evolution is of just plain wrong, and evil with it? I pose the question because, last […]