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June 19 in freethought history…

June 19, 1945 – Salman Rushdie is born in what is now Mumbai, India. A celebrated novelist, his works include Midnight’s Children (which won the Man Booker Prize for Fiction in 1981, as well as the “Booker of Bookers” as … Continue reading

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And now…a Moment of Confusion

Boy, now I’m all confused.  Back in January a US District Court tossed an Illinois law requiring a moment of silence in the public schools.  But earlier this week the 5th US Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a moment … Continue reading

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