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An Atheist Birth Video?

Reading Time: < 1 minute Not trying to feed the troll, but this is too funny to pass up. Below is a video of a birthing simulation. The dummy delivers a baby in a variety of situations (like breech birth) and midwives and obstetricians-in-training can practice their skills. Apparently, this Christian conservative doesn’t understand childbirth: I am absolutely disgusted by […]

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When Should a Fetus Be Given Rights?

Reading Time: 2 minutes This guest post is by Jesse Galef, who works for the American Humanist Association. He usually blogs at Rant & Reason. … This is the second time this month I’ve agreed with Steven Waldman. Uncanny and unexpected. In his piece on Beliefnet, he makes the case that our abortion policy shouldn’t focus on a distinct […]