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December 21 in freethought history…

December 21, 1890 – Geneticist Hermann J. Mueller is born in New York City. He is best known for his work in identifying the the genetic effects of radiation exposure, and in educating the public on the associated dangers of … Continue reading

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December 4 in freethought history…

December 4, 1975 – Philosopher and political theorist Hannah Arendt dies in New York City, aged 69. Raised in a family of secular, assimilated Jews, Arendt (who claimed “no religious affiliation”) fled Europe for the United States during World War … Continue reading

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