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Union leaders have forgotten the religious roots of organized labor in this country.

Believing in Nothing Is Really Something

Why believing in nothing has not left a void in my life.

7 Ways to Think about Earthquakes and God

An atheist considers the options.

10 Things Every College Student Needs to Know About Religion

I love teaching students about religion. But we’d go deeper and further every semester if everyone understood these 10 basic ideas.

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Amid Families’ Grief, Religious Perspectives on Suicide Are Shifting

Religious traditions are beginning to embrace the view that those who take their own lives don’t always have full control over their actions.

How to Say You Don’t Believe

Six tips for coming out of the closet as a “none” at your next family gathering.

Krista Tippett’s ‘On Being’ Honored by White House

This week, President Obama honored the show “On Being” and its host Krista Tippett with a 2013 National Humanities Medal.

Is Religion Good for Kids?

Exposure to religion makes children more likely to believe in fictional stories. But is that a bad thing?