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Your Sons and Your Daughters are Beyond Your Command


A major Pew Research Center study shows a wide and widening gap worldwide between the religiosity of older and younger people with the young often being very significantly less religious.
http://bit.ly/2lh583U

Animated Map Shows How the Five Major Religions Spread Across the World (3000 BC – 2000 AD)


Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism, Christianity, Islam…. Claims to ancient origin and ultimate authority notwithstanding, the world’s five major religions are all of recent vintage compared to the couple hundred thousand years or more of human existence on the planet. During most of our prehistory, religious beliefs and practices were largely localized, confined to the territorial or tribal boundaries of individual groups.
http://bit.ly/2GjaI1F

Apocalypse Now: Evangelicals No Longer A Major Political Force And It Scares The Bejesus Out Of Them


Christian Evangelicals – America’s most vocal religious demographic is terrified of becoming one more marginalized religious minority.
http://bit.ly/28r4rHs

Major atheist rally scheduled in D.C.


Thousands of atheists and their allies are expected to converge on Washington, D.C., next month for a “Reason Rally.” The first Reason Rally, held in D.C. in 2012, attracted about 20,000 people in the rain, according to organizers.
http://bit.ly/1ry4qzQ

The World’s Newest Major Religion: No Religion


As secularism grows, atheists and agnostics are trying to expand and diversify their ranks.
http://bit.ly/1SyBmS6

Christianity Has a Major Boundary Problem


Holiday season is upon us, and that means many of my fellow deconverts will once again be facing their families for the annual “Come to Jesus” speeches, the subtle and not-so-subtle attempts at evangelism, and in general the myriad forms of manipulation that have kept them at a fair distance for all the other months of the year up until this point.
http://bit.ly/1kTtlv2