Category Archives: Catholicism

We Are Not Allies

I was 21 when I first realized I was an atheist, and the same age when I told my mom and brother. I told my dad only a few months later, but after I turned 22. During this period, it … Continue reading

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SUPERMAN IS JESUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Okay. I’ve been keeping myself to a policy of not reading any reviews or anything about “Man of Steel” until I see it. But then this came up in my feed and I *had* to read it: Superman: Flying to … Continue reading

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Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

I’m not going to go into a huge spiel about this documentary. You need to see it for yourself. I don’t care how; find it on HBO, buy the DVD (if there is one), look for it on Netflix, torrent … Continue reading

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Savita Halappanavar

Lupus in Flight – HEARTBEAT BBC News Europe – Woman dies after abortion request ‘refused’ at Galway hospital Freethought Blogs: Pharyngula – It’s Time to Abort the Catholic Church Butterflies & Wheels – Over 140 Medical Professionals, Ireland Speaks Up, … Continue reading

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Religion, Faitheists, and Racism… Three of My Least-Favorite Things

Not sure if you’ve been following the next little dust-up over at Ophelia Benson’s blog, but… She posted a guest post by Bruce Gorton going on about why he hates Faitheists. A faitheist is essentially an atheist who argues for … Continue reading

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Atheist Blogger Leah Libresco Becomes a Catholic

Warning: this is another long post. Apologies, but I have a lot to say on this. Not sure if y’all heard, but the atheist blogger behind Unequally Yoked is now Catholic. Here’s a whole bunch of stories and reactions for … Continue reading

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A world under atheist siege? Um… no.

Anyone ever heard of Gulf Daily News? I haven’t, so I really don’t know much about it. So if the crap I’m about to respond to is standard fair, well… warn me, so I know for the future. Anyways… Check … Continue reading

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