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A Genuinely Democratic Society

A genuinely democratic society requires a secular ethos: one that does not equate morality with religion, stigmatize atheists, defer to religious interests, and aim over others to make religious belief an informal qualification for public office. Ellen Willis, “Freedom from … Continue reading

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Georg Christoph Lichtenberg Quotes

The most dangerous untruths are truths moderately distorted. I thank the Lord a thousand times a day that he let me become an atheist. A book is a mirror; if an ass peers into it, you can’t expect an apostle … Continue reading

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