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Secularism

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Resources/recommended: http://www.secularism.org.uk --- http://www.humanism.org.uk Underling's video intro to his excellent list of resources on belief and science issues: http://www.youtu.be/VX45gTu5UpQ Research mentioned: - Ipsos MORI on declining UK Christianity: http://c3414097.r97.cf0.rackcdn.com/IpsosMORI_RDFRS-UK_Survey_Topline_14-02-2012.pdf - Majority of UK and US now express support for same-sex marriage: http://www.gallup.com/poll/147662/First-Time-Majority-Americans-Favor-Legal-Gay-Marriage.aspx http://yougov.co.uk/news/2012/06/13/three-five-people-faith-britain-support-same-sex-m/ - Costing the Heavens (National Secular Society study of hospital chaplaincy costs): http://www.secularism.org.uk/uploads/nss-chaplaincy-report-2011.pdf - Faith primary schools: better schools or better pupils? Gibbons, S. & Silva, O: http://cee.lse.ac.uk/ceedps//ceedp72.pdf Archbishops' anti-same-sex marriage letter sent to 2500 churches, 385 schools: Letter read aloud by Vincent Nichols at http://vimeo.com/38151274 Catholic Education Service send letter and petition to schools: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/apr/25/catholic-church-schools-gay-marriage http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-17883093 Andrew Copson (British Humanist Association) on secular issues: http://www.youtu.be/eDqTSfEWKmk (item begins at 30 second mark) http://www.youtu.be/x-Wreyq33c0 Bernard Lynch (Catholic priest) speaks in support secularism: http://www.youtu.be/eBW1bcu6OLo Faith schools documentary: http://www.youtu.be/pzJv-5yWx2g Becky Fischer: "Children are so usable in Christianity": http://www.youtu.be/Kx1yN2yMw14 Proselytizers playing the victim: The truth behind the 'crosses banned from workplace' myth: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2008/jan/17/acrosstobear http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/terry-sanderson/without-a-pack-of-lies-to_b_1338585.html 'In God We Teach" (teacher plays victim after preaching in the classroom): http://www.youtu.be/pmRajX5fuSE