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December 8 in freethought history…

December 8, 1790 – Publisher and social reformer Richard Carlile is born in Ashburton, Devon, England. He crusaded for universal suffrage, for equal rights for men and women, and against child labor. A Deist-turned-atheist, he published and distributed the works of Thomas … Continue reading

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December 1 in freethought history…

December 1, 1935 – Woody Allen is born Allan Stewart Konigsberg in New York City. Regarded as one of the greatest American filmmakers, his movies include Annie Hall, Manhattan, Hannah and Her Sisters and Midnight in Paris. Some of his … Continue reading

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August 13 in freethought history…

August 13, 1997 – Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s animated comedy series South Park (based on their crude, low-budget Spirit of Christmas shorts featuring “Jesus vs. Frosty” and “Jesus vs. Santa”) premieres on the cable TV channel Comedy Central.  Having concluded its 18th season, South Park continues … Continue reading

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