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May 21 in freethought history…

May 21, 1921 – Nuclear scientist, Soviet dissident and human rights activist Andrei Sakharov is born in Moscow. He turned from designing nuclear weapons for the USSR to opposing their proliferation. He also advocated for human rights, including freedom of speech, for … Continue reading

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Podcast #178 – Woolwich

                  A pair of homegrown terrorists murder a British soldier in broad daylight in Woolwich, UK. They say they’re motivated by the teachings of Islam, and some refuse to condemn the act. … Continue reading

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