In this week’s episode Dustin and Lauren apologize for some terrible things said in episode 219 and since we’re joined by Mikey Pullman the apology got rambly and went into some fascinating tangents. In the news we talked about Trump’s latest, the conservative power grab in the Adventist Church, vampire hunts, and our impending doom. Full show notes are available at http://atheistnomads.com/221 About the “Atheist Nomads” Podcast
An atheist podcast that covers history, science, technology, politics, religion, and interviews with leaders in the atheist, humanist, and skeptic community. Standing for reason over faith, science over pseudoscience, church/state separation over theocracy, and equal rights for the LGBTQ community, women, minorities, and those with disabilities over the privileged.
This week we are joined by Erin Riley. DUSTIN’ OFF THE DEGREE – Faith, Works, Grace, and Will NEWS FFRF has won their housing allowance lawsuit again. https://ffrf.org/news/news-releases/item/30540-ffrf-wins-major-housing-allowance-challenge-again Cardinal Burke says that people in same sex relationships shouldn’t be allowed around children. http://www.starobserver.com.au/news/international-news-news/cardinal-says-gay-relatives-kept-away-children/162637 Jeff Sessions has issued a guidance memo that puts religious freedom above all else in discrimination claims. http://www.thenewcivilrightsmovement.com/davidbadash/breaking_attorney_general_issues_sweeping_religious_liberty_license_to_discriminate_that_will_endanger_lgbt_people The contraceptive mandate is being narrowed by the Trump administration. https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/trump-administration-could-narrow-affordable-care-acts-contraception-mandate/2017/10/05/16139400-a9f0-11e7-92d1-58c702d2d975_story.html Anti-abortion GOP congressman will retire after discovery he pressured his mistress to get an abortion https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/10/04/us/politics/representative-tim-murphy-retire-abortion.html Missouri Satanist’s abortion waiting period and informed consent suit has been transferred to the state supreme court http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article177663856.html This episode is brought to you by: Dark Matter Sponsor – >US$35.00 * Travis Megee Nuclear Sponsor – US$20.00 – US$35.00 per month * Mike Platinum Sponsor – US$8.00 – US$19.00 per month * Darryl Goossen * Kim * Danielle Gold Sponsor – US$4.00 – US$7.00 per month * Rachel * John * Josh * Rob * Alfred * Henry * Alex * Mike * The Flying Skeptic Bronze Sponsor – * Archway Hosting provides full featured web hosting for a fraction of the cost of traditional shared hosting. You get all the benefits […]
The Right to Reason http://therighttoreason.podbean.com/e/11-liberals-vs-conservatives-atheist-nomads/ Drama in the atheist community * SSA * FBB * Mythinformation Conference DUSTIN’ OFF THE DEGREE – Signs of the Times NEWS Puerto Rico https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/donald-trump-helps-suffering-puerto-ricans-by-throwing-paper-towels-at-them_us_59d3db64e4b0218923e5b4f7 Las Vegas https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2017_Las_Vegas_Strip_shooting https://www.rawstory.com/2017/10/watch-trump-calls-vegas-shooting-in-many-ways-a-miracle-then-vows-to-look-at-gun-laws-as-time-goes-by/ The US voted against a UN resolution against executing people for being gay. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-gay-sex-death-penalty-un-same-sex-relations-human-rights-council-saudi-arabia-iraq-nikki-haley-a7980981.html Jamaica’s Adventist prime minister wants to partner with the church to fight crime with religious conversion. https://atoday.org/jamaicas-adventist-prime-minister-announces-plans-to-partner-with-churches-on-social-intervention/ Michigan parents let newborn die of jaundice because “God makes no mistakes”. http://fox17online.com/2017/09/29/infant-dies-after-couple-ignores-medical-advice-insists-god-makes-no-mistakes/ Colorado school failed a student because she’s an outspoken atheist https://www.rawstory.com/2017/09/colorado-school-intentionally-failed-student-because-of-her-outspoken-atheism-lawsuit/ Saudi Arabia has finally decided to allow women to drive. https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/09/26/world/middleeast/saudi-arabia-women-drive.html About the “Atheist Nomads” Podcast
NFL protests Prince Harry made sign of the devil while meeting Melania Trump http://jezebel.com/conspiracy-prince-harry-meets-melania-makes-the-sign-1818693372 14 year old JW forced to accept blood transfusion by Quebec court http://montrealgazette.com/news/14-year-old-jehovahs-witness-forced-to-receive-blood-transfusion Saudi cleric thinks women have a quarter of a brain http://stepfeed.com/women-can-t-drive-because-they-have-a-quarter-of-a-brain-saudi-sheikh-says-9113 French Catholic cardinal to face trial https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/philippe-barbarin-child-sex-abuse-not-report-trial-court-france-cardinal-catholic-church-a7955521.html Trump judicial appointee thinks trans kids are part of Satan’s plan http://www.cnn.com/2017/09/20/politics/kfile-jeff-mateer-lgbt-remarks/index.html Two Buddhists may have destroyed an ecosystem setting animals free http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/09/24/two-buddhists-wanting-to-set-animals-free-may-have-destroyed-an-ecosystem/ About the “Atheist Nomads” Podcast
DUSTIN’ OFF THE DEGREE – Communion New Patrons Kim John Feedback John via the website From Anonymous via email NEWS Rapture on September 23? http://www.disclose.tv/news/bible_prophecy_predicts_the_rapture_on_september_23_2017/140276 Jewish lesbian dismissed from volunteering at Texas church http://www.newsweek.com/hate-crime-lgbt-community-texas-666451 Pope admits Vatican has a 2000 case sex abuse backlog http://globalnews.ca/news/3449723/vatican-sex-abuse-case-backlog-pope-francis/ Bipartisan Senate bill to block trans service member ban http://thehill.com/business-a-lobbying/350919-mccain-backs-bill-to-block-transgender-troops-ban Israeli High Court has thrown out ultra-Orthodox service exemption http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/1.811973 Possible ethnic cleansing in Myanmar http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/09/11/550114414/ethnic-cleansing-now-unfolding-under-a-nobel-peace-prize-winner-u-n-says NASA killed Cassini to protect Saturn’s moons http://www.cbc.ca/amp/1.4287818 About the “Atheist Nomads” Podcast