Egypt and Pakistan Push UN Resolution on “Anti-Muslim” Speech

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
March 16, 2009

Egypt and Pakistan are moving in on a UN Human Rights Council resolution that would block criticism of Islam.

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A Radical View on Population

by Tom W. Flynn
March 13, 2009

Steven Kotler has the most radical take on population I've read lately. But try to find anything wrong with it.

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Afghan Court Upholds Student Journalist’s 20-Year Sentence for Blasphemy

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
March 12, 2009

The Afghan Supreme Court has upheld a 20-year sentence for the "crime" of blasphemy.

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Levy Case a Psychic Failure

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
March 10, 2009

"Psychics" useless in Chandra Levy case

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Who’s “We,” White Man?  Or, The Media’s Mythical Majority

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Benjamin Radford
March 09, 2009

Lazy writers use phrases like "We are obsessed with celebrity" in news and media reports, making incorrect overgeneralizations

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American Nonbelievers are now Third behind Catholics and Baptists

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
March 09, 2009

The just-released 2008 American Religious Identification Survey shows that nonbelievers make up 15% of the American population.

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Pay Attention to the Cross in the Doughnut Hole

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
March 04, 2009

A new Supreme Court case will provide a clue to the Obama administration's views on church-state issues.

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The New Snake Oil

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
March 04, 2009

Alternative Medicine: acupuncture or quackapuncture?

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Strange Responses to a Skeptical Article

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Benjamin Radford
March 03, 2009

Three readers commented on a recent skeptical article about the paranormal; none were very happy.

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Obama ready to undo Bush medical conscience clause

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
March 02, 2009

Obama will reverse a Bush regulation letting health care workers avoid duties that they find religiously objectionable.

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