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Ex-congressman tells atheist politicians to 'stay in the closet'

Ex-congressman tells atheist politicians to 'stay in the closet'

Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:57

Former US congressman Barney Frank has advised US atheist politicians to 'stay in the closet' and not to use the word "atheist."

Parliamentary prayer breakfast dismisses 'fairy tale' of atheism

Parliamentary prayer breakfast dismisses 'fairy tale' of atheism

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2013 16:49

An audience of around 600 people, including a number of MPs, gathered at the Houses of parliament to hear keynote speaker Professor John Lennox from Oxford University describe atheism as a "delusion" and a "fairy tale for those afraid of the light".

Protest at teacher training college’s comparison of atheism to Nazism

Protest at teacher training college’s comparison of atheism to Nazism

Posted: Fri, 02 Mar 2012 13:20

Atheists in Ireland have called on a teacher training college to remove notes from its curriculum that say atheism produced "the worst horrors history has ever witnessed".