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Fundamentalists gain ground in Algeria as war memory fades

Source: Associated Press


ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Mosques are going up, women are covering up, and shops selling alcoholic beverages are shutting down in a changing Algeria where, slowly but surely, Muslim fundamentalists are gaining ground. 143 more words

The Muslim Times

How Atheism Becomes Fundamentalism

“I can honestly say that there are many forms of atheism that I find far more admirable than many forms of Christianity or of religion in general. 36 more words

No "fun" in fundamentalism

I recently finished reading a book by John Krakauer called “Under the Banner of Heaven.” It is a disturbing look into some of the fundamentalist views of the Mormon Church and the violent, destructive outcomes that can occur when we carry our beliefs to the extreme. 610 more words

Personal Ramblings

My Escape: A Story Told in Pictures

Earlier this week, I said I’d be posting memories from my escape.

Today I’m telling it in pictures. See captions.  713 more words


Faith Demystified - Living Without Religion

Faith Demystified – Living Without Religion

I was admitted to the hospital recently. As part of the admittance process I was asked to state a religious preference. 751 more words


Bleachbeard the Pirate

I’m not normally a fan of the standard meme format, but sometimes a situation presents itself wherein the punchy conciseness of it is simply matchless. 78 more words