Supreme Court Justice Scalia: Constitution says government can favor religion – Religion News Service


(RNS) Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is never shy about voicing his strong, and strongly conservative, opinions about the role of religion in American society, and he has once again made headlines with what he called a “sermon” in which he said the U.S. Constitution can favor religion over “nonreligion.”
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Americans are in the middle of the pack globally when it comes to importance of religion | Richard Dawkins Foundation


Americans are in the middle of the pack globally when it comes to importance of religion | Richard Dawkins Foundation
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Another Study Confirms Christianity is Fading in America – World Religion News


Christianity is still the majority religion in America, but it continues to decline in popularity.
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Many Americans reject evolution, deny climate change and find GM food unsafe, survey finds | Science | The Guardian


Study points to worrying gulf between the opinions held by scientists and the general public in the US on key issues
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Why Do People Believe in Gods? – CSI


… And Ghosts, Angels, Demons, Fairies, Goblins, and Other Imagined Conspiracies?
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Why do people believe in god? This professor think he has the answer | Science | News | Daily Express


A PROFESSOR believes he has finally laid bare the psychology behind religion, claiming that people only believe in God to satisfy their basic human desires.
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Two Years Without God


It was two years ago today that I woke up to the firestorm that Year Without God had become and just over one year since I told Arun Rath at NPR that I don’t believe in God anymore. It’s hard to imagine that two years have gone by. I’ve made so many new friends over these years—too many to name—and my life has been enriched by each interaction with people who are part of the atheist and humanist communities, however you want to define those.
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VeggieTales Creator Says Christians Fear Teaching Critical Thinking Skills Because ‘Our Kids Will Actually Use Them’


VeggieTales Creator Says Christians Fear Teaching Critical Thinking Skills Because ‘Our Kids Will Actually Use Them’
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