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ozatheist on November 15th, 2008

Rudd and Gillard continue the Howard toxic legacy of throwing vast amounts of money to tax exempt religious organisations in order to run (or should that be ruin) our education system. Turning what should be a secular system, open to everyone, providing unbiased (religiously) education; into a sectarian education system overseen by organisations with one [...]

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ozatheist on November 13th, 2008

Ads proclaiming, “Why believe in a god? Just be good for goodness’ sake,” will appear on Washington buses starting next week and running through December. Nice slogan. Lifting lyrics from “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” the American Humanist Association are running the atheist bus campaign in Washington DC during December. full story here Of [...]

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ozatheist on November 9th, 2008

It finally happened, one of my posts has had 1,000 views. Can anyone guess which one it is? For the last several days it has been sitting at 998 views and the runner up,  my Carnival of the Godless # 99 post, was slowly catching up. The winner, the first to hit 1,000 views, have [...]

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ozatheist on November 6th, 2008

After hearing all about the American Presidential election yesterday (note to the ABC, the A stands for Australian, not American. LOL), I decided to try and catch up on my blog friends, and some other news. Not surprisingly most of them were discussing the election. However, there were a few exceptions: ———————– LOL Cat Bible [...]

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ozatheist on November 5th, 2008

yeah Ok Obama won, get over it, there’s other atheist stuff to worry about An update on the Aussie Atheist Bus Campaign. I have just read the latest on the AFA forum, and could not believe what I was reading. I responded with a rather terse reply. (it’s late, I’m tired,  I’ve had a few [...]

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ozatheist on November 3rd, 2008

Most of you should have by now heard of the UK atheist bus campaign, which I discussed a few days ago. Well it looks like us Aussies are going to follow the POMs lead and run an atheist bus campaign of our own. The Atheist Foundation of Australia (AFA) has announced they are going to [...]

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ozatheist on October 26th, 2008

Sitting on the balcony, glass of Rose, some snacks, listening to Ministry of Sound Chillout Sessions Vol 10, catching up on reading all the blogs in my RSS feed. So if you are 1of the 50 blogs I try and keep up with consider yourself read today. Went for a 5km fun run this morning [...]

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ozatheist on October 25th, 2008

The British Humanist Society launched a campaign to raise money for the Atheist Bus Campaign. The campaign aimed to raise £5,500 to run 30 buses across the capital (London) for four weeks with the slogan: “There’s probably no God. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life.” So far they have raised over 100,000 pounds! It [...]

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ozatheist on October 13th, 2008

Mission Impossible A Division by Zero is hosting the latest Carnival of the Godless, DB0 has woven the entries into a story based on the premise “what would the God of Atheism think about the impossibility of religion?” I had intended to post a submission to this carnival, but life keeps getting in the way [...]

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ozatheist on October 5th, 2008

Image by Getty Images via Daylife For the first time ever the NSW Government is assisting in funding the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras! I heard this piece of news on Friday then promptly forgot about it, fortunately a new reader, Jimmy, reminded me about the funding of the Catholic World Youth Day, which [...]

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