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Interesting and Revealing Media Links on Atheism

This section of my blog with list interesting and revealing media links on atheism. Each article is prefaced with a summary of its contents

Praying for Rain: Atheist critics show how petty and small-minded they have become (Washington Post Article July 26th 2012 

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/on-faith/praying-for-rain-atheist-critics-show-how-petty-and-small-minded-theyve-become/2012/07/26/gJQAB9BeBX_story.html

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Jeremy Paxman religious comments were offensive, rules BBC trust (The Guardian July 31st 2012)

http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2012/jul/31/jeremy-paxman-religious-comments-offensive-bbc-trust 

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“Parents who believe in miracles ‘torturing’ dying children, doctors warn”. (The Telegraph 13th August 2012)

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/9473093/Parents-who-believe-in-miracles-torturing-dying-children-doctors-warn.html

Comment: This is an extremely worrying situation showing where the medical profession are in effect trying to overturn the decision of parents as to the timing and circumstances of the death of their child. 

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“A controversial scientist hits back after attempts to ban him from book festival”. (Deadline News 14th August 2912) 

http://www.deadlinenews.co.uk/2012/08/14/a-controversial-scientist-hits-back-after-been-banned-from-book-festival/

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“Petition fails in support of Indonesian atheist” (Washington Post 16th August 2012) 

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/on-faith/petition-fails-in-support-of-indonesian-atheist/2012/08/16/a1308046-e7e2-11e1-9739-eef99c5fb285_story.html

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“The Saturday Interview: Harvard Biologist Edward Wilson”. (The Guardian 18th August 2012) 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2012/aug/18/edward-wilson-harvard-biologist-interview?newsfeed=true

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