Malaysia minister calls for atheists to be ‘hunted down’ and ‘re-educated’

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Malaysia minister calls for atheists to be ‘hunted down’ and ‘re-educated’ Atheists in Malaysia should be “hunted down” as they violate the constitution, a government minister in the increasingly fundamentalist Muslim-majority nation has said. Shahidan Kassim, who serves in the Prime Minister’s inner circle, called on Islamic scholars to re-educate non-believers. Apostasy […]

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“Spiritual Capitalism” Yes. Apparently it is a thing now.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists “Spiritual Capitalism” Yes. Apparently it is a thing now. In a recent interview, Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger discussed the nuances of what made his invention a billion-dollar app: an intense focus on quick upload time, user friendly features, and, well, luck. When Instagram began adding sponsored photos into user feeds, uproar ensued: […]

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Texas Passes Bill Requiring Women to Hold Funerals For Their Abortions.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Texas Passes Bill Requiring Women to Hold Funerals For Their Abortions. Texas legislators have introduced a bill colloquially known as the “fetal funerals” law, and as if that name isn’t distrubing enough, what the new decree stipulates is even more horrifying. Senate Bill 8, as it’s officially titled, mandates a few things: […]

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