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Saudi man condemned to death for blaspheming inventor of Islam

Saudi man condemned to death for blaspheming inventor of Islam

Ahmad al-Shamri, in his 20's, loses two appeals after arrest for blasphemy; recorded denouncing Islam founder on social media.Mordechai Sones, 27/04/2017 19:24
Facebook founder: Religion is very important

Facebook founder: Religion is very important

Mark Zuckerberg says he's not an atheist, believes religion is 'very important'.Chana Roberts, 01/01/2017 14:25
Ardent atheist - and staunch Zionist

Ardent atheist - and staunch Zionist

One of Israel's most famous lawyers, Yoram Sheftel is a strong advocate for Zionism - and a total atheist. A look into his unique worldview.Shimon Cohen, 03/05/2016 09:28
Russian slanders the Bible, faces jail time

Russian slanders the Bible, faces jail time

Russian atheist may spend a year in jail for saying, 'there is no God, the Bible is a collection of Jewish legends.'Nissan Tzur, 03/03/2016 22:43
Egyptian Blogger Praises Israel from Hiding

Egyptian Blogger Praises Israel from Hiding

Sherif Gaber, in hiding from Egyptian police, creates a paean to Israel that puts Israeli hasbarah to shame.Arutz Sheva staff, 24/09/2015 20:08
Facebook Atheist Risking Jail Seeks to Flee Egypt

Facebook Atheist Risking Jail Seeks to Flee Egypt

Former Muslim Brotherhood member who rejected religion says life is 'not possible' for atheists in Egypt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2015 18:31
Egypt Sends Student to Jail for Promoting Atheism

Egypt Sends Student to Jail for Promoting Atheism

Cairo cracking down on 'insults to Islam' and other major religions - including atheism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2015 20:29
'Secular' Egypt Jails Student for Atheism

'Secular' Egypt Jails Student for Atheism

Youth's father testifies against 'extremist' son who complained over harassment for being atheist. Not the only victim of Islamic crackdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2015 08:49
Arab Atheist Blogger Reveals PA Rights Violations

Arab Atheist Blogger Reveals PA Rights Violations

Blogger arrested by PA for ten months over his religious views who finally fled for France speaks out over the abuse and ongoing fears.Ari Yashar, 08/12/2014 22:50
Saudi King Says Atheists Are Terrorists

Saudi King Says Atheists Are Terrorists

Saudi King Abdullah issues series of new decrees defining atheists as terrorists.Elad Benari, 02/04/2014 06:16
Muslim Countries Lead in Persecution of Atheists

Muslim Countries Lead in Persecution of Atheists

Report by International Humanist and Ethical Union notes atheists face death penalty in 13 Muslim countries.Tova Dvorin, 11/12/2013 18:09