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Category Archive: Atheism

Apr 13 2014

“A must read for every new atheist”: David Fitzgerald’s Blurb for “Coming Out Atheist”

“Make the world a better place. Start living your life. Greta Christina shows you why and how (and how not) to escape the atheist closet. A must read for every new atheist and anyone who is considering becoming one.” -David Fitzgerald, author of Nailed: Ten Christian Myths That Show Jesus Never Existed At All and …

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Apr 12 2014

“A guide for atheists and allies alike”: Lyz Liddell’s Blurb for “Coming Out Atheist”

“Coming out is one of the most important decisions a person can make. Greta walks readers through that decision in a straightforward step by step process: if, when, how, to whom, and — perhaps most importantly — why. A guide for atheists and allies alike.” -Lyz Liddell, Director of Campus Organizing, Secular Student Alliance Another …

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Apr 11 2014

So Why Did You Ask? Some Thoughts on Religion and Willful Ignorance

Why do religious believers ask questions, when they’re not interested in the answers? A funny thing happened at my talk last Wednesday at Iowa State University. During the Q&A after the talk, an ardent religious believer asked me (paraphrasing here), “Why do you care so much about religion? If you’re an atheist, why do you …

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Apr 11 2014

“Thoughtful and entertaining”: David Niose’s Blurb for “Coming Out Atheist”

“Millions of Americans are discovering that life without religion and superstition can be rewarding, fulfilling, and joyful. Greta Christina has done that growing demographic a great service, with this thoughtful and entertaining book that will inform and inspire those who embrace personal secularity.” -David Niose, author of Nonbeliever Nation: The Rise of Secular Americans Another …

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Apr 10 2014

“The ultimate handbook for coming out”: Darrel Ray’s Blurb for “Coming Out Atheist”

“Greta Christina has written the ultimate handbook for coming out. I read this book with an eye for detail, since there are so many nuances in the process of coming out. Greta addresses each one of them with thoughtfulness and compassion. I actually think this book has something for every atheist, not just those coming …

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Apr 09 2014

“Unmatched in passion and clarity of thought”: Gem Newman’s Blurb for “Coming Out Atheist”

“Greta Christina is unmatched in passion and clarity of thought. Her writing manages to be both friendly and confrontational. Why Are You Atheists So Angry? quickly became the #1 book that I recommend to atheists and curious believers alike, and I can’t imagine a better or more complete guide to telling someone that you don’t …

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Apr 08 2014

Psychics and Mediums: Where’s the Harm? Guest Post by Rebecca Hensler

This is a guest post by Rebecca Hensler, founder and co-moderator of Grief Beyond Belief, the online grief support group for atheists and other non-believers. A lot of people think professional “psychics” are harmless. (Please henceforth assume that any time I use the word “psychic” it is in quotes.) Especially if you are sophisticated enough …

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Apr 08 2014

“A great how-to-guide for cautious nonbelievers”: Annie Sapucaia’s Blurb for “Coming Out Atheist”

“Greta’s new book gives advice on how to come out atheist to pretty much everyone you know — and even to those you don’t. Greta’s take-away message from reading and hearing thousands of coming out-atheist stories? Most of the time, despite the initial awkwardness or fear, it turns out all right. This is a great …

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Apr 07 2014

“Clarity, passion, and empathy”: Neil Wehneman’s Blurb for “Coming Out Atheist”

“With her trademark mix of clarity, passion, and empathy, Greta Christina has produced the definitive guide in Coming Out Atheist. More than just a how-to, Coming Out Atheist also empowers those already out in making our movement a more welcoming place.” -Neil Wehneman, Development Director, Secular Student Alliance Another nice blurb for Coming Out Atheist: …

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Apr 06 2014

“A great resource for emerging atheists”: Catherine Dunphy’s Blurb for “Coming Out Atheist

“What an accomplishment! In Coming Out Atheist, Greta Christina has pulled together a great resource for emerging atheists. She very thoroughly captures the reality that atheists are people too, including non-believing clergy.” -Catherine Dunphy, Acting Executive Director, The Clergy Project Another nice blurb for Coming Out Atheist: How to Do It, How to Help Each …

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