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April 29 in freethought history…

April 29, 2006 - Economist John Kenneth Galbraith dies in Cambridge, Massachusetts, aged 97. Born in Canada, Galbraith spent his adult life in the United States, where his influence extended to the social and political: he was a speechwriter and advisor to … Continue reading

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October 15 in freethought history…

October 15, 1844 – German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche is born in the village of Röcken, Saxony. Nietzsche was the author of the dubious adages “That which does not kill us makes us stronger” and “God is dead.” Elaborating on the latter, Nietzsche … Continue reading

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