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Witchcraft ‘expert’ sues her critics

Witchcraft ‘expert’ sues her critics

Nigerian evangelical preacher and ‘witch hunter’ Helen Ukpabio is demanding half a billion pounds in damages. The dangerous charlatan is suing the British Humanist Association and the Witchcraft and Human Rights Information Network, alleging that both organisations had “misrepresented” her teachings. According to the BHA, the  “Lady Apostle”, as she is known, claims to have […]

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Working Together

Working Together

One trap that freethinkers and other proponents of rational thinking should avoid as they would a hungry bear out for a stroll, is the tendency to think of reason as the opposite of emotion and thus of emotion as the frenzied sweaty trembling enemy of cool calm Reason. That’s not how things are. For one […]

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Some inconvenient truths

Some inconvenient truths

Why freethinkers must proceed from race fact, not race fiction. Britain, it seems, is in the grip of an anti-racist hysteria that threatens to undermine the very freedom of speech we have long held so dear. For the anti-racist lobby, even discussing matters of race, immigration and non-Christian religions is now considered taboo. In October […]