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May 14 2014

Tragic story of the death of an atheist

Greta Christina is appealing to the secular community to come to the aid of three young children who have become orphaned as a result of their mother being the victim of a murder-suicide. The mother was a nonbeliever just getting publicly involved in organized atheism, still very much a difficult thing to do in the US especially in the African-American community.

The tragedy seems to have had nothing to do with atheism (as far as I know). But as Greta says,

A member of our community has been murdered. She was a victim of domestic violence. And we have a lousy safety net in this country, which is going to make things even harder on her kids in this already terrible situation.

Please go here to learn more and to contribute.

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