The Education Ministry of Turkey will no longer allow the teaching of evolution in schools, a decision that the Center for Inquiry and Richard Dawkins have denounced as an unconscionable neglect of Turkey’s students, and a troubling rejection of the
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/23/2017

CFI and Richard Dawkins Decry Turkey’s “Unconscionable” Prohibition on Teaching Evolution

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Fred Wightman
Riccardo Brogelli
John Wise
You know, things are so crazy lately around the world, that things going off the rails has become the new normal. I mean, look at the Senate's...
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/23/2017

Didn’t See That Coming - The Morning Heresy 6/23/17

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Nick Binns
Dennis Skaugrud
Biff Wellington III
Stephen McBride
Emre Ünver
Former Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly is doing her best to establish herself as a hard-nosed journalist in recent interviews with Russian president Vladimir Putin and conspiracy peddler Alex Jones. Both shows were breathlessly hyped, and while Putin has
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/22/2017

Megyn Kelly, Alex Jones, and Conspiracies - CSI

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John Romaneski
Erik Teie
Joep Kops
Good morning. Here's some Grade-A crap from the top court of the EU:

The highest court of the European Union ruled Wednesday that courts can ...
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/22/2017

Blame the Peanut Butter Sandwich - The Morning Heresy 6/22/17

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Trond Gjeset
David Gustner
James D. Jarvis
The government booklet, titled "Mother and Child Care," smacks of religious dogma and ignores widely accepted medical evidence that pregnant women benefit from eating protein-rich meats and can safely engage in sex, doctors said.
The government booklet titled Mother and Child Care smacks of religious dogma

India's No-Meat, No-Lust Advice for Pregnant Women Ridiculed

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Patrick Janka
Abhijeet Safai
Janine Gillot
"Allowing Citibank or Nike or Sprint to deny birth control coverage to employees is not a valid religious liberty concern. Treating that claim as legitimate and worthy of protection cheapens our nation’s commitment to true religious liberty."
Allowing Citibank or Nike or Sprint to deny birth control coverage to

"Dear Donald Trump, letting big business deny birth control coverage is not a valid religious liberty concern"

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Judy Mathis Cowart
Gary Menard
David Sockett
Here is a mild example of what happens when religious service providers, like child care facilities, aren't subject to the same rules as every...
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/21/2017

Eggs and Lusty Thoughts - The Morning Heresy 6/21/17

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Aaron Cosier
Trond Gjeset
Joseph LeBlanc
Kevin Cronin
Jorge Luis Loria Bonilla
Dennis Skaugrud
"Infowars makes Dr. Oz and the Food Babe seem benevolent. The show goes so much further than simply misleading people about their personal health choices and a range of other subjects. Jones and Infowars are part of a political movement aimed at undermining and delegitimizing the institutions that are fundamental to democracy — especially science."
Infowars makes Dr Oz and the Food Babe seem benevolent The show

I watched Alex Jones give his viewers health advice. Here’s what I learned.

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Anne Rosa Mcdonald
Anders Eriksson
Michael Vasquez
The Supreme Court struck down a law prohibiting trademarks deemed offensive, finding in favor of a rock band called The Slants, and the decision...
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/20/2017

This Seething Moment - The Morning Heresy 6/20/17

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Andy Durban
Michael Miller
John Leonard
Mark Jensen
Colin Lyons
Soh Gek Kim
"Every day I change my mind."
Every day I change my mind

9 questions for Bill Nye

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Calvin Perkey
Kenneth Lyneham
John Mundinger
Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, of Sterling, Virginia is charged with the murder of 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen. Torres allegedly confronted Nabra
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/19/2017

He Gets Sweaty and Swallows a Lot - The Morning Heresy 6/19/17

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Ólafur Þórðarson
Ricardo Afonso
Lee Quave
Students in Ontario Can Now Opt Out of Religion Classes at Catholic Schools [ Ow.ly Link ]
Students in Ontario Can Now Opt Out of Religion Classes at Catholic Schools

Students in Ontario Can Now Opt Out of Religion Classes at Catholic Schools

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Louis Labrecque
Paul Weiss
Missy Hill
On a Thursday night in early March, a Malawian man named Gilbert Daire was woken by the sound of people trying to drill through his wall. He was convinced that hunters had come to kill him for his body parts...
On a Thursday night in early March a Malawian man named Gilbert

In parts of Africa, people with albinism are hunted for their body parts. The latest victim: a 9-year-old boy

ow.ly
Wulfram G. Tanner
Naomi Adekanye
Alvin Pye
They got him. Lyle Jeffs of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and brother of incarcerated leader...
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/16/2017

A Pinch, if Not a Dash - The Morning Heresy 6/16/17

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The Real ESP—Building a Bridge for Skeptics
The Real ESP—Building a Bridge for Skeptics

The Real ESP—Building a Bridge for Skeptics - CSI

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Robert Cantu
Rick White
Naija pals
The Oregon Legislature has just made the terrible mistake of granting naturopaths sweeping new powers to make life and death decisions for Oregonians. Unless vetoed by Gov. Kate Brown, Senate Bill 856 will give naturopaths the same authority as medic
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/15/2017

Oregon: Tell Governor Brown: Don't Endanger Our Health with Pseudoscience - VETO SB 856

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Wade Loofbourrow
John Rowe
Mark A Montgomery
The Southern Baptist Convention, after being shamed into it, votes to condemn white nationalism and the alt-right. (Before you get too excited...
The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (Official) 06/15/2017

Hähnchen Über Alles - The Morning Heresy 6/15/17

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Eleanor Geneeha
Gwen Roddy
Hahn Jackson