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Pew Survey Shows Young Americans Are Still Marching Away from Religious Myths


Those numbers are sure to get worse for believers as the Donald Trump era continues.
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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.
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New study shows number of American atheists underreported – Religion News Service


(RNS) Could the actual number be as high as 26 percent?
http://bit.ly/2pdLSZg

New Gallup Poll Shows That Atheists Are No Longer the Least Electable Group in America


In 2012, there was cause for celebration simply because more than half of those surveyed said they wouldn’t hold atheism against a politician.Gallup released a new poll today asking the same question and — for the first time ever — “atheist” isn’t the worst trait in a Presidential candidate.
http://bit.ly/28Q7L7V

Audit of U.S. Catholic church shows sharp spike in sex abuse reports


An annual audit of reports of sexual abuse by members of the U.S. Roman Catholic clergy released on Friday showed sharp increases in the number of new claims and in the value of settlements to victims.
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Study shows link between teen suicide and Mormon populations – Flunking Sainthood


A new study shows that teen suicide is higher in states with substantial Mormon populations — in Utah, it’s twice as high. What does this mean?
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This graph shows how strongly people around the world feel about religion – Telegraph


New statistics from the Pew Research Centre show that people from the UK feel far less strongly about religion than most other people around the world
http://bit.ly/1mJbM1g

New Paper Shows How Creationist Legislation, Ironically, Evolves Over Time


New Paper Shows How Creationist Legislation, Ironically, Evolves Over Time
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New Gallup Poll Shows That Atheists Are No Longer the Least Electable Group in America | Richard Dawkins Foundation


New Gallup Poll Shows That Atheists Are No Longer the Least Electable Group in America | Richard Dawkins Foundation
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New Research Shows the Existential Threat Atheists Pose to Believers; No Wonder We’re So Disliked!


New Research Shows the Existential Threat Atheists Pose to Believers; No Wonder We’re So Disliked!
http://bit.ly/1IO19BE