Put out of the closet, avowed atheists in Congress and in the White House! Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, William Howard Taft and Barack Obama were accused of being atheists during election campaigns.
I am an agnostic/athiest and I feel the world would be a better place WITHOUT religion dividing us, labeling us, pitting "us" against "them", trying to make us dumber instead of smarter, trying to control the many for political and financial gain of a few
Homeschool Atheist Momma: Angry Atheist: Why I Accept your Beliefs as Valid For You: I know the people out there who are the "Angry Atheists". I do not count myself among them and, further, I resent their verbosity in many forums.
Atheism, Religion, God is Imaginary. As an atheist, I see nothing "wrong" in believing in a god. I don't think there is a god, but belief in him does no harm. It's when belief starts infringing on other people's rights when it worries me.
It's interesting that doubt and skepticism of faith is always cast as "God testing you" or "the devil tricking you" or some other variant. It's much more likely that your critical thinking skills are starting to make headway. -David G McAfee
The difference between science and religion. With the notable exception of the atomic bomb. That was not a proud moment in the scientific community. One of the more darker chapters of the history of science.