Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Black atheists in the media

I have a lot to catch up with, but here's the latest:

Black atheists turn social media sites into a gathering place
By Kia Miakka Natisse
The Griot, 09/12/2010

Several black atheist online groups are mentioned. Atheist Nexus is mentioned, but not my specific group:

Black Freethought (on Atheist Nexus).

This used to be by far the largest group on the web in the English-speaking world, but it has been since overtaken by at least one of the once-dormant Facebook groups. There is an explosion of public black atheist, freethought, and humanist activity, and this article documents recent developments. It's at least one small ray of light in an increasingly dismal world.

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