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  • Black Atheists Are Still … Black

    May 22, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *In an editorial piece in Gawker, writer Cord Jefferson talks about the exclusion some African Americans experience after declaring they’re atheists. Jefferson explains that yes most of America is religious, but not everyone is on the God-bandwagon. While some are more accepting than others, the black community sort of has this policy of sorts that […]

  • Black Atheist Billboards Catch the Attention of Texans

    Feb 28, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

      *Billboards featuring famous Black American skeptics are part of a national Black History Month campaign by African Americans for Humanism, says Chron.com. Like all billboards addressing religion, the response has been mixed. Baptists in Dallas are countering the message by emphasizing cultural ties to Christianity among African Americans. The Southern Baptists of Texas Convention reported: […]