Isn't this the saddest story you've heard in a long time.
How can a society that call's itself civilised make a child feel like that? When are we going to reach that time when the colour of a child's skin won't matter.
May 28, 1830: Andrew Jackson signs Indian Removal Act
On this day, then U.S. President Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act into law, authorizing the relocation (sometimes forced) relocation of Indian tribes. The original bill only allowed payment-based negotiation with tribes east of the…
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I would suggest that this video would be more of a help too non-US citizens.
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Just heard that the comedy actor Gene Wilder has died Aged 83. A real shame he was a great comedic actor. I don't think I've ever seen him do a bad performance.
Political Progress for Nonreligious Americans
By David Niose
Secular Americans, long ignored in the realm of politics, are finally starting to be seen as a group to be reckoned with. In a sign of the nonreligious sector’s growing numbers and political muscle, a resolution validating the group was enthusiastically passed by the influential LGBT Caucus at the Democratic National Convention in July. The resolution recognizes the “value, ethical soundness, and…Continue
"Terrorists are "psychopaths and fascists" and so-called Islamic State "a monstrous magnet for the worst" says Bernard Henri-Levy. The French philosopher and public intellectual tells John Humphrys that populations under attack from terrorism need to develop a kind of "sixth sense" of danger, accepting that an attack could happen at any…
Syrian Refugee Wielding Machete Kills Woman
This is just the latest attack by a lone assailant claiming to be a Muslim. With ISIS and other groups telling Muslims around the world to attack people from countries who are thought to be the enemy of Islam.…Continue
Christopher Hitchens | A tribute to 2nd Lt. Mark Daily
Thus is a must watch video.
1 July 2016
Commuters across the UK were stopped in their tracks this morning as thousands of volunteers dressed in First World War uniforms took part in a unique event to mark the…
Facebook facing heavy criticism after removing major atheist pages
This terrible murder of a young member of Parliament just goes to show that gun violence can rear its ugly head anywhere not just America. The killer was heard to shout out Britain first or Put Britain first. Here is the BBCs report of the event.
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DC police warn proselytizing Christians not to hound atheists at Reason Rally or face arrest
Later this week, an estimated 20,000 “free-thinking” atheists will gather in Washington, D.C. for the Reason Rally. Perhaps predictably, Christian evangelists saw this as a ripe opportunity to try converting them.
But that won’t happen now, because D.C. police won’t let Christians hold their own gathering without a…Continue