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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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October 19 in freethought history…

October 19, 1946 – Author Philip Pullman is born in Norwich, England. He is best known for His Dark Materials, the award-winning trilogy for young adults that was condemned by religionists as sacrilegious and blasphemous. He courted further controversy with his … Continue reading

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