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November 7 in freethought history…

November 7, 1876 – Culbert Olson (who, as 29th governor of California, battled entanglement of the Roman Catholic Church in the state’s school system) is born in Fillmore, Utah. Raised by a Mormon family, he nonetheless decided he was an atheist … Continue reading

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November 5 in freethought history…

November 5, 1933 – Population control advocate Werner Fornos is born Werner Farenhold in Leipzig, Germany. During and immediately after World War II, he made several illegal attempts to emigrate to the United States. He was eventually adopted by the Fornos … Continue reading

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