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December 8: Baron d’Holbach

Baron D’Holbach (1723) Many men without morals have attacked religion because it was contrary to their inclinations. Many wise men have despised it because it seemed to them ridiculous. Many persons have regarded it with indifference, because they have never

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February 5: The Pseudoscience of Astrology

Why do people still believe in astrology? People turn to astrology, as they turn to religion, because having the stars guide their lives is a comfort for the faint of heart. But it was always magic.

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This Week in Freethought History

Don’t long for the Golden Age of Freethought. The Golden Age is now!

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John Mill