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September 27 in freethought history…

September 27, 1877 – Biologist Oscar Riddle is born in Cincinnati, Indiana (yes, Indiana). He was best known professionally for his research into the pituitary gland, but he came to national attention in 1936 when, as a vice president of the … Continue reading

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July 24 in freethought history…

July 24, 2007 – Psychologist Albert Ellis dies in New York City, aged 93. Recognized by his peers as one of the most influential psychotherapists ever, Ellis was best known for his development of “Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy,” for his promotion … Continue reading

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