atheism http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/36096/all en Atheists face widespread international discrimination, UN is told http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/world-religion/130226/atheists-face-widspread-international-discrimi Is non-belief the most dangerous belief? That's the stance of a group of global atheist group the International Humanist and Ethical Union, which has submitted a document to the UN describing the persecution non-believers face in many nations. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/world-religion/130226/atheists-face-widspread-international-discrimi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> atheism UN Want to Know Politics World Religion Culture & Lifestyle Wed, 27 Feb 2013 03:52:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5768007 at http://www.globalpost.com British atheists celebrate Christmas (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/131219/britain-atheists-celebrate-christmas-sunday-assembly <p>LONDON &mdash; Earlier this month, hundreds of Londoners bundled in wool hats and coats descended on an auditorium off a quiet, tree-lined square in the posh neighborhood of Bloomsbury to celebrate the third Sunday of Advent. However, inside there was nary a bible, hymnal or cross in sight.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/131219/britain-atheists-celebrate-christmas-sunday-assembly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> atheism Strange But True Culture & Lifestyle United Kingdom Tue, 24 Dec 2013 05:24:28 +0000 Eliza Mackintosh 6024928 at http://www.globalpost.com