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No Justice for Alber Saber

by Mike Gillis

Alber Saber, the 27 year-old computer science graduate and online atheist activist has been convicted on blasphemy charges in Egypt. On Wednesday. he was sentenced in a Cairo court to three years in prison for Facebook posts where he promoted atheism, insulting Islam and Christianity and criticizing religious belief.

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Free Alber Saber!

by Mike Gillis

Last month, a 27 year-old atheism activist and computer science graduate named Alber Saber was arrested in Cairo for doing what we do on Ask an Atheist every week. He disrespected and criticized religious beliefs and their political influence. He posted the controversial “Innocence of Muslims” video on his Egyptian Atheists Facebook page along with […]

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Four Hour Outage Today (9/24)

by Sam Mulvey

The Tacoma server (which houses everything but podcasts) was down for about four hours today. From my administration blog: Looks like I had a strange cascading failure today that began with a switch freaking out, which took the router offline and caused the main virtualization server’s ethernet driver to crap the bed. We’re back now. […]

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Planet and Moon

Welcome to the New Site!

by Sam Mulvey

We have a new website design in beautiful extra color HTML5. Sam describes most of the important changes. There are also probably bugs, and we could sure use your help in finding them.

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Vote for “Ask an Atheist” for Best Local Podcast

by Mike Gillis

Last year, we participated in Evening Magazine’s “Best of Western Washington” Awards – a local distinction that nets any winner a decent amount of positive attention. Thanks to all of you, we came in 2nd Place in a field of 47 candidates for the Best Local Podcast award. We aim to win this year, but […]

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Coalition Page from WU4M

Washington United for Marriage Does the Right Thing

by Sam Mulvey

I personally just got off the phone with Zach Silk, campaign manager for Washington United for Marriage.  He made it very clear that while he didn’t know about what was happening with our coalition status, he wanted to make it clear that support of Referendum 74 is a wide coalition, and those of us without […]

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