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Thomas Paine, a Christian flag, Roe v. Wade, and public school indoctrination

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It feels great to come back after a break and find the Freedom From Religion Foundation as busy as ever. Memorializing Thomas Paine We started the week off with some good news: The Thomas Paine Memorial Association announced an exciting matching gift offer (from the Stiefel Freethought Association) to kick off fundraising for that long […]

Morality evolved — too late for Alan Turing

Turing Morality evolved — too late for Alan Turing

Ministers hail “God’s eternal laws,” the supposedly changeless morality rules of the bible. But they’re wrong. Morality evolves constantly. For example, Leviticus 20 commands that males who engage in gay sex must be killed. “They shall be put to death, their blood is upon them.” (Oddly, lesbians aren’t mentioned.) However, this gory mandate is abandoned […]