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Bernie Sanders is mainstreaming atheism in American politics

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It’s a big deal for a candidate to run, and be competitive, without claiming guidance from a supreme being.
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Why is employment discrimination a “religious freedom” issue?

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Why does religion engender sympathy for what would, in a secular context, be considered odious?
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HRC report on anti-LGBT religious exemptions under Title IX ignores most obvious solution

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Points for diagnosing the problem. None for offering milquetoast and timid solutions.
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Is Tony Perkins really responsible for Trump’s “Two” Corinthians slip-up?

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Or did Trump just dare Perkins to call him a liar?
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Marco Rubio airbrushes his faith-based agenda when confronted by an atheist voter

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Nice try, Marco.
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New “religious freedom” bill in Georgia has nothing to do with religion

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The bill limits its scope to “matrimonial ceremonies,” dropping the pretense that it protects religious freedom.
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Kim Davis wasn’t the only crusader for Christian privilege invited to the State of the Union

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Paul Ryan’s guests have a bone to pick with Obama over “religious freedom,” as well.
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Mike Huckabee doesn’t believe that God told Evangelical leaders to endorse Cruz, Rubio

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Huckabee seems upset that political decisions are, in fact, political.
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Marco Rubio’s new ad reminds Iowans that he’s a Christian…and that’s about it

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Imagine a Democratic candidate running an ad that was nothing more than pure identity signaling.
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Secular nativity display removed from Texas capitol after complaint from Governor Abbott

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Here’s an actual threat to the First Amendment.
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Donald Trump accidentally calls right wing’s version of “religious liberty” exactly what it is: power

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It’s never been about religious freedom; it’s always been about Christian supremacy.
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Security concerns over white Christians cause Virginia school district to shut down following Arabic lesson

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The volume and tone of the outrage over the lesson led the county sheriff to advise them to close.
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Breitbart contributor says mass extinction via climate change isn’t a problem because of Jurassic Park

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He says he was joking, but a LOT of people agree with him.
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