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I Know Atheists Have the Same Rights As Theists

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    Atheism V. Humanism

    i do not believe in god nor in religion but i do believe in the inherent goodness of man. unfortunately, men and women get confused by what they think is expected from them by their 'god' and they kill and plunder and wage war based on their concept of theism. Religion has been...
    torasso torasso 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 1, 2009

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    What?

    By proclaiming the title of this group, one cannot help but assume the opposite - that you know atheists do not have the same rights as theists.  Otherwise, why state it?So, I'd like to see a list of rights atheists are denied - big, little, whatever.Don't discredit atheists...
    fascad3 fascad3 36-40, M 7 Responses Jan 28, 2010

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    Is That Even Questionable?

    In your country?  Where you all live, people?  When? Everybody is born an atheist. A completely pure clean consciousness. Only the society later makes the people what they are. Everybody is born an atheist. Most of you only do not know that, because you...
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 2 Responses Sep 14, 2009

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    Freedom of Speech

    Atheists are entitle to freedom of speech just like everyone else.  Unlike the theists, we do not preach hate or bigotry yet we are the most critized and most censored group in the US.  Why is this?
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters 31-35, F 16 Responses Aug 3, 2009

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    Religious Freedom

    Regardless of what some would like to propagate, this country was founded on the principle of religious freedom.  That , by definition, includes the right not to believe at all..
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor 51-55, F 2 Responses Nov 15, 2009

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    Really?

    Creation - A film about the life of Charles Darwin has yet to find an American distributor due to fears that the film is too controversial. The Passion Of The Christ, had no such trouble.   No, no it is not yet equal.   Just sayin...  
    deleted deleted 26-30 16 Responses Sep 28, 2009

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    Texan Atheist

    I have lived in Texas all my life. Right in the middle of the bible belt. I am sure you all know about Texans after our famous last president...well if you dont let me give you an example of what I deal with on a daily basis. They still love G.W. Bush senior and junior, Obama is...
    Haveaniceday88 Haveaniceday88 22-25 4 Responses Sep 7, 2010

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    Realized I Am An Atheist

    I just left a church that harasses me at my job. They have been harassing me to the point of quitting and walking out. I am soooo pissed because I feel like they won. I recently found a new job and they are starting to show up at my new job pretending to be customers and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 5, 2013

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    Free Country

     While I myself am not Atheist nor belong to any religion I do believe that they should have just as much of a voice as everyone else out there. Everyone likes to say that America is a Christian nation but is it really? It shouldn't be, especially since it was founded by a...
    IWishIUnderstood IWishIUnderstood 22-25, M Jan 25, 2010

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    Homo Sapiens

    We're are all a member of Homo Sapiens. It's down in our DNA, and not one of us can change that. We are all made equal by nature, whichever way you look at it. You don't believe in God? Fine. You believe there is a God? Ok then. You have no rights higher than mine. I...
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 14, 2009

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    I Support Free Speech For Atheists

    I am not an atheist, but want to go on record as supporting atheists' right to free speech, on ep and elsewhere.
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest 51-55, F 5 Responses Sep 23, 2009

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