Dan Bruno

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08-10-08

Puncturing the Acupuncture Myth<p>By definition, “alternative” medicine consists of treatments that have not been scientifically proven and that have …

Acupuncture

Anti-theism: Raising the False Idol of the Scientism Cult in America

Written by: Jason Charles<p>Published on: November 26, 2015<p><b>Priests of the New Age</b><p>There is a new priest class emerging in our world, and like all priests …

Nobel Prize

The voice of atheism since 1881 » Professor assaults Missouri girl for not wearing a hijab

<b>Youssif Z Omar, 53, above, was arrested by Columbia police in Missouri this week for allegedly pulling a teenage girl out of school by her hair and</b> …

Why Therapeutic Touch Should Be Considered Quackery

Stephen Barrett, M.D.<p>Therapeutic touch (TT) is a method in which the hands are said to "direct human energies to help or heal someone who is ill." …

Medicine

FALSE: Planned Parenthood Shooter Born a Woman

Claim: Robert Lewis Dear, the alleged Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood shooter, was born a woman.<p>Example: [<i>Collected via email, November 2015</i>]<p>Ted …

Why Agnosticism Probably Doesn't Mean What You Think It Means

Are Angry Atheists Demanding a Ban on the Bible?

CLAIM<p>Atheists are trying to ban Bibles from all hotel rooms. See Example( s )<p>EXAMPLES<p>Collected via Twitter and e-mail, December 2015<p>Why Angry …

Adele White Privilege Petition

CLAIM<p>Petitioners demanded singer Adele admit her success is due to "white privilege" and donate her wealth to the Black Lives Matter movement. See …

Crime
Crime

How Scientology changed the internet

<b>What do Wikipedia, Wikileaks, Anonymous and copyright law have in common? The answer is they have all been influenced by the Church of Scientology International (CSI), as it took on ex-members and critics who took their protests on to the internet. As the Church successfully removes another</b> …

Internet

Atheist Woman Performs Random Act of Kindness at Atlanta Islamic Center

December 11, 2015 by Hemant Mehta<p>When members of the Islamic Community Center of Atlanta left a ladies’ class earlier this week, they found a note …

The Un-evolving Relationship between American Christians, Evolution, and Climate Change

Last week marked 156 years since Charles Darwin published <i>On the Origin of Species</i>, presenting evidence that creatures evolve over time. While Darwin faced opposition then, had he lived an incredibly long life, he would observe that Christians have not evolved much in relation to his theory.<p>Not only …

Biology

Our Bad Theology Is Killing Faith in the God of Life

In the most recent episode of her excellent WNYC podcast, <i>Death, Sex & Money</i>, host Anna Sale has a conversation with Diane Gill Morris. Morris is the mother of two teenaged boys with autism. Sale and Morris talk about the challenges and joys of being the parent of children with extraordinary needs, …

Christianity

Thomas Jefferson and the fascinating history of Founding Fathers defending Muslim rights

<i>This post has been updated with President Obama's comments. The Fix originally wrote about Thomas Jefferson and Muslims in December.</i><p>Muslims are at the center of a roiling debate over religious freedom in the United States. But they've actually been a part of that heated conversation from the very …

Religion

Atheist Santa Billboard Urging People to 'Skip Church' Causes Uproar

A billboard urging people to skip church on Christmas is causing a stir in a North Carolina town.<p>The sign was put up by the activist group American …

Religion

These 7 US states ban anyone who is atheist from holding a public office.

The world as 100 people over the last 200 years.<p>Europeans are divided along ideological lines in their views of the EU, but this division is not a …

The Machiavelli of Maryland: adviser to presidents, prime ministers – and the Dalai Lama

Military strategist, classical scholar, cattle rancher – and an adviser to presidents, prime ministers, and the Dalai Lama. Just who is Edward Luttwak? And why do very powerful people pay vast sums for his advice?<p>People contact Edward Luttwak with unusual requests. The prime minister of Kazakhstan …

Ronald Reagan